Handcycle Event

The Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan Foundation, in partnership with Detroit Triathlon will be hosting a 2-day handcycle clinic , August 15-16, 2015. The 2-day clinic, which includes an 8K handcycle race on Belle Isle in Detroit, is being sanctioned by USA Triathlon (USAT).

DAY 1:
DMC Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan
261 Mack
Detroit, MI 48201
3:00-5:00 PM

Includes handcycle demonstrations, fittings and tune-ups. Day 1 is mandatory for anyone planning to race on Belle Isle during Day 2. Handcyclists will also need to register during Day 1, receive important course information and pick-up bib and timing chip. Race registration will not be available on race day.

DAY 2:
Belle Isle
Detroit, MI
7:45 AM

Day 2 includes a 8K handcycle race on historic Belle Isle. Prize money will be awarded. Transportation from Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan to Belle Isle will be available the morning of the race at 6:30 am. You will need to sign-up for the shuttle by August 7 by calling Sue Boeve at 248-305-7386.

To register online visit www.detroittri.com/register. The event is listed as RIM Foundation Handcycle Clinic. Use discount code RIM2015 to waive entry fee. Racers will only be responsible for one-day $12 USAT membership and entrance fee onto Belle Isle. There is no entrance fee cost if your using the shuttle from Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan to Belle Isle and back. The deadline to register is August 14.

Male Para 1st: $250                   Male Quad 1st: $250
Male Para 2nd: $150                  Male Quad 2nd: $150
Male Para 3rd: $100                   Male Quad 3rd: $100

Female Para 1st: $250               Female Quad 1st: $250
Female Para 2nd: $150              Female Quad 2nd: $150
Female Para 3rd: $100               Female Quad 3rd: $100

There MUST be at LEAST 2 participants competing in each category to win prize monies. If there is only 1 participant in the division you will default to winning the 3rd place winnings.

Contact Sue Boeve at 248-305-7386

Join us for an exciting weekend of races on Belle Isle Aug 15-16. Detroit Triathlon is excited to be the official host for USAT’s Mideast Regional Paratriathlon Championships and the International Triathlon Union’s World Paratriathlon Watch some of the top US Paratriathlon athletes compete.