Race Information

Note: This page is for May 2013. Click here to view most current event.

New Jersey Devilman® Triathlon & Duathlon
Cumberland County, NJ
Sunday May 5, 2013
Half Lite 50™: 0.80 Mile Swim~40.3 Mile Bike~8.8 Mile Run
Sprint: 0.4 Mile Swim~20.5 Mile Bike~4 Mile Run


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**ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSED - Please Register at Race Site**
As we prepare for this exciting opening event, Online registration has been closed.  However, you may still register in person at the race site located at Cedarville Recreational Fields at 225 Main St., Cedarville, NJ  08311. 

If you still wish to race, please click on pdf below and print out paper registraiton, fill out completely, and show up at the race site this Saturday between 1:00pm and 4:00pm.    Cash only accepted.

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PRIVATE LAKE - PLEASE RESPECT RULES

THIS IS A TOWN LAKE AND PROPERTY.  PLEASE ADHERE TOWN'S RULES:

ABSOLUTELY NO SWIMMING IN LAKE PRIOR TO EVENT AS NO LIFEGUARDS ARE ON DUTY

If you violate any of these rules, you will be banned from the race and no refund will be issued.

Water temperature in the past has been around 75 degrees.

Thank you.

Piranha Sports

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Wetsuit Rule
All Piranha Sports events will allow wetsuits if the water temperature is 78 degrees or less.  Water temperatures are taken on race morning.

In the event the water temperature is 79 degrees or higher, no wetsuits will be allowed.
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Event Summary

 

  • A Greater Atlantic Multisport Series Event
  • A Greater Atlantic Club Challenge Event  
  • Choose from the half lite 50 distance or the sprint distance.  Start and finishes at the Lake in Cedarville, NJ of CUMBERLAND COUNTY.
  • Cedarville, NJ is located in Cumberland County about 8 miles south of Millville, NJ.
  • Fast and flat course.  Beautiful scenery.  Ideal for spectators and athletes alike.
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RACE PHOTOS

 

                   

The three photos above were taken with Piranha Sports photos.  Other photos can be found by clicking on results and you may view your own photos next to your results.  Do a right click on photo and "save picture as".

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Additional Options
When signing up online, consider these options:

Run Race Belts - Allows you to attach your run bib #s and a quick get away in transition area by affixing number and belt via belt clip.  Will be handed out at race packet pickup.  Cost:  $10.00. 

Swim Warm-Up and Safety Clinic -
Presented by:
Swim Warm-Up and Safety Clinic -
Sign up for this under Additional Options. Piranha Sports has teamed up with Triton Water Rescue, our lifeguard team. Rick Lill, certified lifeguard of Triton will be conducting this Swim Warm-Up and Safety Clinic. Following the first timers meeting on the day before, all aprticipants are offerred the opportunity to swim in the same water* they will compete in, learn proper etiquette in the water, and learn proper spotting methods. The intention of this clinic is to make sure that the swim the next day is as safe as possible, help create confidence in participants, and provide the opportunity to get a feel of the aquatic environment they will be racing in the next day. Cost: $17.00

*The swim area may be restricted as to ensure proper supervision for everyone's safety. Lifeguards and race director have full authority to establish swim zones, modify, or cancel as condition(s) and permits warrant. Any athlete who ignores the lifeguards', coach's, or race director's directions, will forfeit their race entry with no refunds.

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Athlete Guide


Click on PDF above to view the New Jersey Devilman Athlete Guide
 


 


Also, feel free to view and print out the 2013 Event Guide Outlining all of our Races.  Click on image below.

 

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Awards

Each Race has separate Awards

  • Top 5 Overall Male and Top 5 Overall Female
  • Male Age Groups (Top 3 in each)
    • 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+
  • Female Age Groups (Top 3 in each)
    • 19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+
  • Top 3 Clydesdale (Male 220+ lbs)
  • Top 3 Athenas (Females 165+ lbs)
  • Top 3 Physically Challenged - please contact race director for a course overview.

     
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Course
Swim - sprint course - 0.4 mile (1 loop); Half Lite 50 Course = 0.80 miles (2 loops).
  • Expected water temperature around 70 degrees.  Wetsuits allowed and optional if water temperature is 78 degrees or less taken on race morning.  Come prepared with a wetsuit just in case. 
  • Swim Cut Off Rule.  All participants are expected to be able to complete the swim discipline maintaining a steady consistent stroke and able to maintain on course.  Lifeguards are provided for emergency situations and to prevent swimmers from drowning.  Any swimmer who is in constant need of aid from lifeguards along the swim is considered to be a hazard to themselves and other swimmers and has not prepared properly for the race (this includes breaks, and redirection on course).  If a lifeguard at any point feels an athlete is taking too much attention, the lifeguard reserves the right to remove the athlete from the race.  This removal will result in a DNF (Did Not Finish) from the entire race (the athlete will not be allowed to compete in the bike or run) at which point athlete must hand in their timing chip to lifeguard or designated staff person. 
  • In water start.  Swim in counter-clockwise position keeping buoys on your left.

Bike - sprint course - 20.5 miles (1 times out and back).  Flat and Fast.  Open course - not closed to traffic.  Use shoulders where available. 

  • Exit transition area and turn left onto East Avenue.
  • Turn left onto Main Street (Route 553).
  • Turn right onto Franklin Street.
  • Turn left onto W. Maple Ave. (Route 610).
  • At traffic light, turn right onto Main Street (Route 553).
  • Stay on Route 553 all the way to...
  • Turn left onto Dragston Rd. (Route 725).
  • Turn left onto Dragston Rd. (Route 614).
  • Head back on Route 553 North and go through intersection of Route 553 and Route 610.
  • Turn right onto East Ave.
  • Head back to transition area. 

Bike - Half Lite 50 Course - 40.3 miles (2 times out and back).  Flat and Fast.  Open course - not closed to traffic.  Use shoulders where available. 

  • Exit transition area and turn left onto East Avenue.
  • Turn left onto Main Street (Route 553).
  • Turn right onto Franklin Street.
  • Turn left onto W. Maple Ave. (Route 610).
  • At Traffic light, turn right onto Main Street (Route 553).
  • Stay on Route 553 all the way to...
  • Turn left onto Dragston Rd. (Route 725).
  • Bottle (water/sports drink) exchange on Dragston Rd. (Route 725) - throw old and used bottle aside, slow down, and grab bottle while continuing to ride.
  • Turn left onto Dragston Rd. (Route 614).
  • Head back on Route 553 North and go through intersection of Route 553 and Route 610.
  • Half Lite 50 will repeat by turning left onto Franklin Street (sharp left). DO NOT HEAD BACK TO TRANSITION AREA UNTIL AFTER YOU'VE COMPLETED THE 2ND LAP (SEE BELOW).
  • Repeat same course and after 2nd time, instead of turning left onto Franklin Street - proceed straight towards East Ave.
  • Turn right onto East Ave.
  • Head back to transition area.

Run - sprint course - 4 miles.  Runners stay to the left of each other.  Out and back course.  All road surfaces.  Not a closed course.  Flat and little shading.  Water/sport "Gatorade" drink approximately every mile. 

  • Exit transition area and turn left around the Myron L. Powell Elementary School towards Main Street (Route 553).
  • Left onto Main Street (Route 553).  Get over to the right shoulder away from bikers heading back.
  • Right onto Mulford Avenue.
  • Left onto Iron Bridge Road.
  • Right onto Maple Avenue which becomes Jones Island Road.
  • Turn around at mile 2 (telephone pole # "B 5821" and head straight back the same direction to the finish line.

Run - Half Lite 50 Course - 8.8 miles.  Runners stay to the left of each other.  Out and back course.  All road surfaces.  Not a closed course.  Flat and little shading.  Water/sport "Gatorade" drink approximately every mile. 

  • Exit transition area and turn left around the Myron L. Powell Elementary School towards Main Street (Route 553).
  • Left onto Main Street (Route 553).  Get over to the right shoulder away from bikers heading back.
  • Right onto Mulford Avenue.
  • Left onto Iron Bridge Road.
  • Right onto Maple Avenue which becomes Jones Island Road.
  • Continue past the 2 mile mark of the "sprint run course" and go to run turn around at mile 4.4 (telephone pole # "BT 38 LR" and head straight back the same direction to the finish line.
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Course Maps

Trans, Swim, Bike & Run Out/In

Bike Course

Run Course


Click on image to view larger map.


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Amenities & Photos
  • Over $60 worth of good for all athletes.
  • Technical Shirts to all pre registered individuals.  $20 retail value. Shirts are not available if you register within 2 weeks of the event.
  • Finishers Medals to all Finishers.
  • State of the art chip timing and results.
  • Free Digital photos* with results - no "proof" on photos.  Feel free to right click on photo, save picture as, and share with friends and family.  Over a $40 retail value.  

* Please allow at least 1 week after race date as we make every effort to provide finishing photos aligned with your results under results page at www.piranha-sports.com/results.  Due to the flood of athletes coming across the finish line, athletes possibly not wearing bib # on front and/or it is not visable - not all photos are viewable.  However, one may also go to http://photos.piranha-sports.com to browse and find their own photos (this is where swim and bike photos typically are posted).  These photos are also free by "saving" or you may elect to purchase these photos at minimal prices.  There is no guarantee your photos will be taken and posted.  This photo service is a "free" service we provide above and beyond the expected entry fee as there is no other race organization that provides this service without extra charges.

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Lodging

Holiday Inn Express
398 Smith Street
Vineland, NJ  08360
856-293-8888

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Directions

From Philadelphia and Delaware

  • From Delaware side (I95), cross the Delaware Memorial Bridge (I295).
  • On New Jersey side, take Route 40 East for about 25 miles.
  • Route 55 South for about 15 miles until you come to the end of 55 which merges into Route 57 South.
  • DO NOT TAKE ROUTE 47 INTO MILLVILLE, NJ AREA.  STAY ON THE EXPRESSAY OF ROUTE 55 WHICH BECOMES ROUTE 47 SOUTH.
  • Stay on Route 47 South for about 3 miles and take a right at the Wawa onto...
  • Route 670 West (Mauricetown Causeway).
  • Take a right at the flashing light onto Route 670 (Buckshutem Road).
  • Go for about 6 miles while passing the Millville Airport on the left.
  • Take left at flashing light onto Route 610 (Cedarville Road).
  • Go for about 5 miles on Cedarville Road and at traffic light in the town of Cedarville of cumberland county...
  • Take right onto Main Street (Route 553).
  • Go for about 1/4 mile (you'll pass Cedarville Lake on the right) and take a right onto East Avenue and you'll be directed as to where to park near the Myron L. Powell Elementary School/Cedarville Recreation Park area.

Alternative Route from Delaware (Delaware Memorial Bridge).

  • Cross the Delaware Memorial Bridge (I295) towards NJ.
  • Take 1st exit (1A) onto 49 East towards Pennsville and Salem.
  • Go through Bridgeton.
  • Right onto 670 East (Days Inn on the right).  This is Buckshutem Road.
  • At flashing red light, turn right onto 610 South (Cedar St./Cedarville Rd.).
  • Go for about 5 miles on Cedarville Road and at traffic light in the town of Cedarville of Cumberland County...
  • Take right onto Main Street (Route 553).
  • Go for about 1/4 mile (you'll pass Cedarville Lake on the right) and take a right onto East Avenue and you'll be directed as to where to park near the Myron L. Powell Elementary School/Cedarville Recreation Park area.

From Southern New Jersey Beaches (Cape May County area)

  • Garden State Parkway North.
  • Exit at Stone Harbor (Route 657 West).
  • Go for about 6 miles and Route 657 becomes Route 47 North).
  • Stay on Route 47 North for about 4 miles and turn left at the Wawa onto...
  • Route 670 West (Mauricetown Causeway).
  • Take a right at the flashing light onto Route 670 (Buckshutem Road).
  • Go for about 6 miles while passing the Millville Airport on the left.
  • Take left at flashing light onto Route 610 (Cedarville Road).
  • Go for about 5 miles on Cedarville Road and at traffic light in the town of Cedarville of cumberland county...
  • Take right onto Main Street (Route 553).
  • Go for about 1/4 mile (you'll pass Cedarville Lake on the right) and take a right onto East Avenue and you'll be directed as to where to park near the Myron L. Powell Elementary School/Cedarville Recreation Park area.

From Northern New Jersey and New York

  • NJ Garden State Parkway South
  • Route 40 West for about 27 miles.
  • Route 55 South for about 15 miles until you come to the end of 55 which merges into Route 57 South.
  • DO NOT TAKE ROUTE 47 INTO MILLVILLE, NJ AREA.  STAY ON THE EXPRESSAY OF ROUTE 55 WHICH BECOMES ROUTE 47 SOUTH.
  • Stay on Route 47 South for about 3 miles and take a right at the Wawa onto...
  • Route 670 West (Mauricetown Causeway).
  • Take a right at the flashing light onto Route 670 (Buckshutem Road).
  • Go for about 6 miles while passing the Millville Airport on the left.
  • Take left at flashing light onto Route 610 (Cedarville Road).
  • Go for about 5 miles on Cedarville Road and at traffic light in the town of Cedarville of cumberland county...
  • Take right onto Main Street (Route 553).
  • Go for about 1/4 mile (you'll pass Cedarville Lake on the right) and take a right onto East Avenue and you'll be directed as to where to park near the Myron L. Powell Elementary School/Cedarville Recreation Park area.

ABSOLUTELY NO PARKING ON Main Street (Route 553) or your car will be towed at your expense.

For mapquest purposes, closest address is:  Myron L. Powell Elementary School, 255 Main Street, Cedarville, NJ  08311 (In Cumberland County).   

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Race Itinerary

Saturday, May 4, 2013

  • 1:00pm - 4:00pm. Early Packet Pickup at Cedarville Recreation Fields, Cedarville, NJ CUMBERLAND COUNTY. Mapquest search - Myron L. Powell Elementary School. 225 Main St., Cedarville, NJ 08311.
  • 1:30pm - First Timers Meeting. "Open to all registered participants." This is an opportunity to review logistics of the race with a Piranha Sports staff member. It will involve reviewing packets, chip timing, transition area, rules, and tips.
  • 2:30pm - Swim Warm-Up and Safety Clinic.
  • BRING YOUR BIKE AND HELMET for optional inspection at early packet pickup.

 


Sunday, May 5, 2013

  • Packet pickup to be determined for Saturday, May 4, 2013 along with Swim Warm-Up Clinic.  To be announced soon.
  • 5:45am - 7:30am - Packet pickup at Cedarville recreation fields in Cedarville, NJ, CUMBERLAND COUNTY.  Mapquest search - Myron L. Powell Elementary School.  225 Main St., Cedarville, NJ  08311.
  • 5:45am - 7:30am - Transition area opened.  Packet pickup.  Body marking. 
  • 7:45am - Mandatory pre-race meeting.
  • 7:50am - National Anthem.
  • 8:00am - Sprint Distance Triathlon Starts.
  • 8:00am - Wave 1.  Orange Caps.  Men 39 and Under; Clydesdales; Physically Challenged for both races.
  • 8:05am - Wave 2.  Green Caps.  Men 40 and Over.
  • 8:10am - Wave 3.  White Caps.   All Females; Athenas.
  • 8:20am - Half Lite 50 Distance Triathlon Starts. 
  • 8:20am - Approximate Start Time.  Wave 4.  Yellow Caps.  Men 39 and Under; Clydesdales.
  • 8:25am - Wave 5.  Purple Caps.  Men 40 and Over.
  • 8:30am - Wave 6.  Pink Caps.  All Females; Athenas.
  • 11:45am - Cut off time for bike leg.  14mph average for this flat bike course.
  • 10:45pm - Official Results for Sprint Tri Posted.   This is your opportunity to review your own results.  Once awards ceremony begins, all results are final.
  • 11:00am  - Post race party/awards for Sprint Course Tri.  Awards will not be mailed. 
  • 1:15pm - Official Results for Half Lite 50 Tri Posted.   This is your opportunity to review your own results.  Once awards ceremony begins, all results are final.
  • 1:30pm - Post race party/awards for Half Lite 50 Tri.  Awards will not be mailed. 
  • 1:30pm - Transition area closed.

Race director/management may alter any part or distance of the event as dictated by event day conditions, such as weather.

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Refund Policy
No Refunds, No Tranfers, No Deferrals Under Any Circumstances.  

absolutely NO refunds will be made for any reason.  REFERRED TO AS “ENTRY FEES” ABOVE AND INCLUDES ENTRY FEES, PARTICIPANT SHIRTS, UPGRADED PRODUCTS, ANY OTHER AMENITIES, INSURANCE, AND ONLINE ADMINISTRATIVE FEES.  MUST BE PRESENT TO RECEIVE ANY ITEMS as leftovers are distributed on day of race.  WE DO NOT SHIP.  ENTRY FEES CANNOT BE  TRANSFERRED TO OTHER PERSONS OR APPLIED TOWARD future PIRANHA SPORTS EVENTS.  Selling your race entry slot is strictly prohibited by piranha sports.
If you do sell your race slot, you will be disqualified from the race and you, as well as the entrant who purchased your slot, will be unable to race in another Piranha Sports event for a minimum of 2 years. Piranha Sports reserves the right to reject any entry if a valid photo ID is not presented at race packet pick-up.  There is NO rain date for the event.  In cases of inclement weather, natural disaster, acts of God, acts of war or other unforeseen extraordinary circumstances, management reserves the right to cancel the event and/or modify the race course for safety concerns. Under such circumstances, there will be absolutely no refunds or transfer of entries to future Piranha Sports events. Each athlete must accept any such risk of their entry fee paid including other amenities paid for such as participate shirts, upgrade products, insurance, and online administrative fees.  All monies collected are used to develop and produce the event, including all race supplies, staffing, and administration. We pledge to make every effort to produce a fair, safe and exciting event for all.  Management reserves the right to reject or accept a race entry for any reason.  By signing up for this race, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the terms listed on this page.
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Rules
Please see Series Information for complete set of rules.

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Spectator Information
Cedarville Park and the town of Cedarville provide excellent spectator views for both the Sprint Course and Half Lite 50 events of the New Jersey Devilman.  Cheer on your favorite athlete from Main Street which provide views of the swim, bike and run.

Parking
Spectator (as well as athlete) parking is available at the back end of Cedarville Park.  Parking attendants will be available to assist you in parking.  Please stay on dirt road within park.  Please do not drive on the grass.  As well, please do not park along Main Street/Rt 553 this is the main thoroughfare for the bike in/out and run in/out.

Athlete Support
Bring your cow bells, noise makers, posters, banners, and other items to cheer on your favorite athlete.  Please keep in mind that spectators are not allowed to provide any outside assistance to the athletes.  Outside assistance can result in penalties and possible disqualification.  Outside assistance can include but is not limited to: transition area assistance, running or riding along with the athlete (pacing), handing off water bottles, etc.  The Piranha Sports staff and volunteers will provide assistance as needed and allowed.  As well, there will be no time during the event when spectators will be allowed in the secure transition area.  If your athlete forgot an item for the transition area, please ask a Piranha Sports Staff member or volunteer to assist you in getting that item to the athlete.

Spectator Control
The Piranha Sports Staff and volunteers have your athlete’s safety and security as their primary responsibility.  Therefore, there may be times during the course of the event that we will need to provide directions to spectators if we feel that the athletes do not have a clear and unobstructed path.  Please pay close attention to these directions/instructions so that we are able to maintain the safety of course and athletes.

Kids and Dogs
The Piranha Sports Staff loves having kids and dogs at the events.  The kids are our future and the dogs are just great.  If you do bring your children and/or pets, please keep a close eye on them.  Do not allow them to venture onto any of the roadways particularly near the mount/dismount area.  As well, if your children bring bikes, please ensure that they are wearing helmets at all times.

Post Race Food
Just as a reminder, the food and beverages provided by Piranha Sports are for athletes and volunteers only. 

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