My name is Sharon Koontz and I offer triathlon and multisport coaching for endurance athletes of all ages and abilities. My mission is to help you become fit and physically active as part of a lifelong healthy lifestyle. Triathlon can be the vehicle for your life journey to health and fitness.
Using scientific knowledge, continuous research and 25 years of triathlon experience, I can help you reach your athletic and fitness goals.
What I do...
I offer personal coaching with unique individual training plans specific to you, your race plans and experience. Exercise physiology assessment and performance testing are an integral part of the training plans offered. Whether you goal is to complete you first triathlon, race an Ironman, or just to get fit, I have the experience and knowledge to guide you to the finish line.
Kids Du4FunFor Kids Ages 6-12
Friday, Sept 18, 2009
Races start: 6 pm
Race Day Registration: 4 - 5pm
Packet Pick-up: 4- 5:30pm
- Frank Liske Park at 'The Barn'
Online registration available at www.insideoutsports.com
DOWNLOAD the brochure HERE!
What is a Duathlon?
First, it's fun! A duathlon is a combination of running, biking and running. After the first run you will 'transition' onto your bike (which you will find in the Transition Area). You will then ride the bike course, return your bike to the Transition Area and run once more.
Short Course for Ages 6-8 - 1/4 mile run/0.5mile bike/1/4 mile run
Long Course for Ages 9-12 - 1/2 mile run/2 mile bike/1/2 mile run
All run & bike courses are mostly off-road on hard-packed gravel trails.
Medals awarded to all finishers.
No age group awards.
Race number and pins will be provided to you at packet pick-up.
You MUST have a helmet on and FASTENED at all times when on the bike.
MANDATORY MEETING: 5:45pm at race start line, by the transition area
All participants MUST attend a short pre-race meeting with their parents or guardian. This is a final opportunity to go over the race plan and answer any last minute questions.
Have a great race and have FUN.
Sharon Koontz, Race Director
Ben Sharpe, Parks Program Supervisor
Race Location & Directions:Frank Liske Park & Soccer Complex
4001 Stough Road
Concord, NC 28027
Office: (704) 920-2701
From Charlotte - Travel northeast on Concord Pkwy S/US-29 toward Concord. Turn right onto Roberta Church Rd. Turn right onto Roberta Rd. Take next left (.12 miles) onto Stough Rd. The park is located .34 miles on your left.
From Concord - Travel west on Cabarrus Ave, turn left onto Old Charlotte Rd SW. After 1.43 miles, turn right onto Roberta Rd. After 2.5 miles turn left on Stough Rd. The park is located .34 miles on the left.
From Harrisburg - Travel northeast on NC-49, turn left onto Stough Rd. The park is located 1.51 miles on the right.