Triathlon General FAQ

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Why do I need to be a member of USAT or buy a one-day license and what does that insurance cover?
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Thu, 26 May, 2016 at 11:19 AM
What do I need to bring to packet pickup for triathlons?
Bring a current photo ID and your USAT card (if you did not sign up for a one-day license online during the registration process). If you still need a ...
Thu, 26 May, 2016 at 11:36 AM
Can I pick up a packet for another participant or family member who is also doing the triathlon?
No. All High Five Events triathlons are USAT sanctioned. USAT rules require each participant to show photo ID while picking up their own packet. 
Thu, 26 May, 2016 at 11:38 AM
Do I need a wetsuit to participate?
Wetsuits are not required to participate in any High Five Events triathlon. Depending on the water temperature for the event wetsuits may or may not be le...
Thu, 26 May, 2016 at 11:41 AM
Where can I find a triathlon training group?
There are many great training groups including some online. We suggest finding one that operates in a schedule that works best for you. Visit our training...
Thu, 26 May, 2016 at 11:43 AM
I am nervous about the swim. If I run into trouble, what can I do?
Certified lifeguards will be in kayaks lining the swim course monitoring all swimmers. At any point if your become tired or frightened, you may hold onto ...
Thu, 26 May, 2016 at 11:44 AM
Can I bring my phone for GPS purposes on the run and bike courses?
Cell phones are allowed on the course—kind of. Two-way communication devices, such as walkie-talkies and cell phones, have long been banned on the race co...
Fri, 27 Jul, 2018 at 3:25 PM
Can I wear a Camelbak on the bike and run course?
Fri, 27 Jul, 2018 at 3:25 PM