Sunday 15th September 2019
The Berkshires: 185 Hubbard St, Lenox, United States
27 Mile Bike / 5 Mile Canoe/Kayak/SUP / 6 Mile Run
44 Categories for Teams & Ironpersons.
500 bikers race 27 miles on backcountry rolling hills through 5 towns in the Berkshires; canoe, kayak or paddleboard 5 miles around Stockbridge Bowl; end with a 6 mile run around the lake to Tanglewood then celebrate at the Josh 'Bash' with awards, food, live band! Go to Crowdrise and support your favorite charity while competing in the Josh.
Strictly enforced - Teams (more than one person) may only use kayaks that are 18 inches or wider at the 4 inch waterline. No ICF kayaks are permitted. No alterations to the original hull size or design are allowed. Ironpersons may use any kayak. No Hobies or Foils for all teams/iron. Double kayaks longer than 16 feet must enter category #25 (and must be 22 inches or wider). The Recreational Category (#33) is for kayaks 12 feet and under.
The 43rd Annual Josh Billings Triathlon is the 2nd oldest paddle triathlon in the world! 44 categories for ironpersons and teams-separate divisions for canoes, kayaks and paddleboards. Josh 'Matchmaker' will help put teams together.Saturday: Packet pickup, last minute registrations (if available) and team changes at the Arcadian Shop in Lenox from 12-5. FREE spaghetti dinner Saturday evening 5-7:30 at Bousquet Ski Area. Sunday: Race starts in Great Barrington at 9:30am. Sunday post race: The Josh 'Bash'...celebrate the day with music, food and drink, lots of awards, free Kid's Fun Run. Check the Josh website (www.joshbillings.com) for more information and follow us on Instagram and Facebook.
Josh Billings RunAground Triathlon
185 Hubbard St, Lenox