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MARYLAND
IGNITE MARYLAND
May 9, 2020
Greenbrier State Park
IGNITE SwimRun MD is at Greenbrier State Park in western Maryland. Enjoy the man-made, fresh water lake and rolling terrain of the park trail system. Choose either the long course or short course distance. Both race distances are appropriate for all experience levels including first-timers. 
RACE DISTANCES
 

LONG COURSE

TEAM

Swim - 6 legs: 2.4 mi
Run - 7 legs: 15.9 mi
Total distance: 18.3 mi

course maps subject to change.

SHORT COURSE

TEAM

Swim - 4 legs: 1.6 mi
Run - 5 legs: 7.5 mi
Total distance: 9.3 mi

course maps subject to change

SHORT COURSE

"SPARK" SOLO

Swim - 4 legs: 1.6 mi
Run - 5 legs: 7.5 mi
Total distance: 9.3 mi

course maps subject to change.

 
REGISTER
Long Course Race - Team Division
  • May 14 - June 30, 2019 | $400 per team ($200 per person)

  • July 1- Oct 31, 2019 | $425 per team ($212.50 per person)

  • Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2019 | $450 per team ($225 per person)

  • Jan 1- Mar 31, 2020 | $475 per team ($237.50per person)

  • Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2020 | $500 per team ($250 per person)

  • May 1 - May 6, 2020 | 525 per team ($262.50 per person)

Short Course Race - Team Division

  • May 14 - June 30, 2019 | $200 per team ($100 per person)

  • July 1- Oct 31, 2019 | $225 per team ($112.50 per person)

  • Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2019 | $250 per team ($125 per person)

  • Jan 1- Mar 31, 2020 | $275 per team ($137.50 per person)

  • Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2020 | $300 per team ($150 per person)

  • May 1 - May 6, 2020 | $325 per team ($162.50 per person)

Short Course Race - Solo "Spark" Division

  • May 14 - June 30, 2019 | $125

  • July 1- Oct 31, 2019 | $140

  • Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2019 | $150

  • Jan 1- Mar 31, 2020 | $155

  • Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2020 | $160

  • May 1 - May 6, 2020 | $175

 

Important: There is no race day registration. 

Each participant must be a registered member of USA Triathlon or purchase a one day membership for the day of the race.  USA Triathlon memberships will be verified in the race registration process.  One day memberships will be an additional $15 per participant and will be vended during the registration process. 

Team registration includes: 
  • Race brief on Friday evening

  • Food and aid stations along the course

  • Participant shirt

  • Timing and results

  • Post-race recovery food at race finish line 

  • Participant number race jersey

  • Participant swim cap

  • Prizes for the top 3 finishers in each class

 
LOCATION
Greenbrier State Park, 21843 National Pike, Boonsboro, MD 21713

RACE TIMELINE (subject to change)

Friday, May 8, 2020

5:00 -7:00 PM - Optional Athlete Check-In 

Saturday, May 9, 2020

5:30 AM - Athlete Check and  Gear Check Opens

7:00 AM - Mandatory Pre-Race Athlete Meeting

7:30 AM – Race Start

10:45 AM - Short Course Team and "Spark" Awards Ceremony

11:00 AM - All Long Course Teams must be thru Swim 4

12:45 PM - All Long Course Teams must be thru Swim 5

1:00 PM - Award Ceremony

2:00 PM - All Participants Must Finish Race

Check-In

​All registered participants, MUST check in on Friday on Saturday morning. 

Per USAT rules, each participant MUST attend in person. If you do not check in during the designated check-in times in person, you will not be able to participate in the event.

 

All participants must bring the following to packet pickup:

  • Photo ID

  • USAT membership card to show proof of annual membership unless you purchased a one-day USAT event insurance at the time you registered for the event.

Mandatory Pre-Race Course Talk 

Race Day at 7:30 AM - The mandatory pre-race course talk will cover important information about the race and include a question and answer segment. ​​All teams are required to attend this meeting. 

Athlete Guide

The athlete guide, which contains all information about this event, will be published approximately two-weeks prior to race day. 

 

AWARDS  

The award ceremony will be located near the finish area. Awards will be given to participants who earn 1st through 3rd place in the following divisions: All Male Team, All Female Team, Mixed Gender Team, Male Solo and Female Solo.

Hotel  

Ramada Plaza- Bowman Hospitality

1718 Underpass way , Hagerstown MD 21740

301-797-2500

FAQs 

To view a list of frequently asked questions, click HERE.

VOLUNTEER

We are always looking for volunteers who want to be part of the team. We have opportunities as kayakers, lifeguards, boat drivers, aid station minders and finish line staff. Our volunteers get great soft cotton shirts that you will want to wear along with snacks and post-race beverages to keep you comfortable. Volunteer sign up will be available one month from race day. 

 

Defer and Transfer Policy

Athletes may defer or transfer their registration. Click button below to view our policy and procedure for deferrals and transfers.