Set Up Events News Release:
SET UP EVENTS OFFERS HALF-IRON DISTANCE SERIES FOR 2014
Nine Races offered in Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Maryland and Virginia from April through October
WILMINGTON, NC – January 14, 2014 – Set Up Events, one of the nation’s largest race production companies, announces nine half-iron distance events 2014. These events will take place in some of the most scenic and welcoming communities in the east including: Ellijay, Georgia; Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina; White Lake, Canton, and Wilmington, North Carolina; Spotsylvania and Williamsburg, Virginia; and Rock Hall and Deep Creek State Park, Maryland.
Within the series, triathletes can select among ocean, lake, or bay swims; flat, rolling, or hilly bike and run courses; and easy, moderate, or difficult challenges. Then at the last race of the season, PPD Beach2Battleship, athletes can opt for the full-iron distance option.
Andrew Silbereisen, President of Set Up Events, noted that “The Set Up region from Florida to Maryland offers such rich diversity in topography and climate that our athletes don’t have to travel far to find a unique race environment.”
In addition to the half-iron series, Set Up also offers 50 sprint triathlons and 19 International/Olympic distance races plus youth, duathlon, cycling, and running events. Set Up has been managing, directing, and timing races since 1994 and is noted for high production standards delivered consistently across all events.
“Set Up offers a wide range of race experiences and distances to support the needs of our region’s triathletes from the time they enter the sport as novices on through their development as veterans. We’re excited to offer this series to triathletes of all levels.” explains Bill Scott, Founder and CEO of Set Up Events.
The nine races in the 2014 Set Up Events half-iron series include:
April 12 – White Lake Half – NC
April 19 – TryCharleston Half – SC
May 4 – Mountain Madness – GA
May 10 – Kinetic Half – VA
August 2 – Lake Logan Half – NC
September 6 – Patriots Half – VA
September 14 – Savageman Half – MD
October 4 – Waterman’s Half – MD
October 25 – PPD Beach2Battleship – NC
The full schedule and registration information can be found at setupevents.com.
About Set Up Events
Set Up Events, one of the nation’s largest producers of triathlons, is a full-service production, registration and timing company for participatory sports, triathlon and running events. In 2014 Set Up Events will produce over 150 triathlons in eight states totaling over 64,000 registrations. For more information about Set Up Events, visit www.SetUpEvents.com Participants can also Follow Set Up Events on Twitter (@SetUpEvents) or Like Set Up Events’ facebook page.