WHIDBEY ISLAND TRIATHLON WILL BE HELD AT GOSS LAKE
SATURDAY, AUGUST 1, 2015
Dear Goss Lake Area Residents,
South Whidbey Parks & Recreation District is preparing to host the 19th annual Whidbey Island Triathlon on August 1, 2015. This is a wonderful local event which supports Park programs. The swim portion of the race will take place at Goss Lake and around 300 athletes will ride through your area, using surrounding roads. I am writing this letter to notify you of road restrictions which may affect you. I would like to thank you in advance for your patience with any inconvenience this may cause you
The following road restrictions will be in effect to facilitate the safety of athletes during the Triathlon on Saturday, August 1, 2015:
•Lakeside Dr. one way only (northwest-bound) between Traverse Rd. & Pintail Rd. 8 – 11:30am (no street parking except select volunteers). •Traverse Rd. and Lakeside Dr. closed from 9:45am – 11:45pm •Limited turns from Bayview Rd. onto Andreason Rd. from 10:15am – 12:30pm •DeBruyn Rd. closed between Saratoga Rd. and 3rd Street •Second St. closed between Park & DeBruyn
In addition, drivers will encounter runners and bicyclists using the following routes from 10am – 2:30pm the Triathlon on Saturday, August 1, 2015:
•Lone Lake Rd. between Andreason Rd. and Saratoga Rd. •Goss Lake Rd. between Traverse Rd. and Lone Lake Rd. •Saratoga Rd. between Lone Lake Rd. and Park Rd. •DeBruyn Rd. between Saratoga Rd. and 3rd St. •3rd St./Brooks Hill Rd./Bayview Rd. between DeBruyn Rd. and Andreason Rd. •Park Rd. between Saratoga Rd. and Camano Rd. •Camano Avenue/Langley Rd. between Park Rd. and Sports Complex Park •Maxwelton Rd. between Langley Rd. and South Whidbey High School
Please do not schedule garage/yard sales or park on the street during these times. Drivers are asked to exercise extreme caution when encountering runners and bicyclists along these routes. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your patience. If you must get through this area by car, please bring ID indicating your address on it as proof that you live in that area. For more information about the event, please contact the District Office at (360) 221-5484.
We are always looking for volunteers if you would like to be a part of this event the whole community can be proud of! Contact Doug at (360) 221-6488 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to help out or visit http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0f45afaf2a1-whidbey to view options and sign up!