The 2013 SavageMan Triathlon Festival will be held September 14-15, 2013.
The SavageMan 30.0 is on Saturday and the SavageMan 70.0 on Sunday.
Deep Creek Lake and Garrett County boast some of the finest terrain for swimming, biking, and running, and in just a few short years the SavageMan Triathlon Festival has won accolades and inclusion in lists of Best Triathlon, Hardest Triathlon, and Most Fun Triathlon!
Current Registration fees for the SavageMan Triathlon Races are as follows:
SavageMan Triathlon Festival Latest News SavageMan Triathlon news and updates are primarily disseminated via the SavageMan Triathlon facebook page, so be sure to "like" SavageMan Triathlon to stay current on the latest announcements regarding SavageMan and other events.
SavageMan Triathlon Festival Latest News:
SavageMan 70.0 Triathlon named USAT Mid-Atlantic Long Course Championship for 2013 and 2014!
SavageMan Triathlon wins first place in two categories of Triathlete Magazine's "Best of 2012" competition!
Best Race T-shirt
and, drumroll please.....Best Triathlon of 2012!!!
New in 2013: the Big Savage Mountain Hill Climb, a 7.7 mile time trial over Westernport Wall and Big Savage Mountain, to be held on the 2nd day of the Garrett County Gran Fondo (6/23)
And, by popular demand, here is the 2012 Westernport Wall bloopers reel. Despite this evidence to the contrary, 206 SavageMan athletes actually summited the hill and earned their brick in the wall in 2012!
2012 SavageMan Triathlon Results
Congratulations to all 2012 SavageMan Triathlon Festival finishers, including those who earned their 2012 "Brick in the Wall".
Overall SavageMan 30.0 winners: Lucas McCollum and Lauryn MacFawn.
Overall SavageMan 70.0 winners: Kelly Williamson and Kristin Andrews.
SavageMan 70.0 Triathlon Headlines Triathlete Magazine's 100 Best Races List The March 2010 issue of Triathlete Magazine contained a major piece listing the 100 Best Triathlons on Earth. The SavageMan 70.0 Triathlon was the headline race listed, earning a two page article and the #1 ranking in the World's Hardest Triathlons category.
SavageMan Triathlon Festival Participant Reviews Read feedback from SavageMan post-race surveys here.
Or, read the reviews posted by participants to the independent 3rd party race review site Racevine here.
SavageMan - World's Most Beautiful and Most Savage Triathlons! Are you interested in a race that will one minute leave you gasping for breath on a steep climb and the next minute leave you gasping in awe at a stunning vista?
Would you like a race where there are challenges beyond just how fast you can go or what place you can finish?
Are you frustrated with drafting packs and bland, uninspiring courses at mediocre venues?
Are you interested in a race where all of the fundraising proceeds go to support melanoma research?
Deep Creek Lake and the pristine, rugged Allegheny Mountains of western Maryland, provide a venue of unmatched beauty
and stunning scenery, and feature two courses that will certainly bring out the true "Savage" in all who come to conquer, from the competitive Ironman racer to the leisurely
back-of-the-pack or novice participant. Whether swimming in the crystal clear Deep Creek Lake, riding
the smooth, remote, and challenging roads of Garrett County, or running on Deep Creek State Park trails and the surrounding lakeside roads,
the SavageMan Triathlon Festival races will challenge and awe every participant If such a triathlon event appeals to you then you will love the SavageMan Triathlon Festival.
Are You Savage Enough?
Fundraising proceeds from "Win-The-Fight" Events benefit the Joanna M. Nicolay Melanoma Foundation, the "voice of melanoma prevention, detection, care and cure." Melanoma is the most serious and lethal form of skin cancer accounting for 79% of all skin cancer deaths. This savage cancer is a potential threat to all outdoor sports enthusiasts.
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