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America set up Quadrathlon Association

Do the Q (USA) (c) indian-lake.com

Great News for America – Len Carbonara is the Founder of the American Quadrathlon Association© and ‘Indian Lake’ is to host the first-ever U.S. Quadrathlon on 16th June 2018.

Registration now open for inaugural swim/kayak/bike/run/competition

Indian Lake, NY – The Adirondack village of Indian Lake will be the first venue in the United States to host a quadrathalon. The “Do the Q” event on June 16th consists of a 1/2 mile swim, four mile kayak paddle, 30k bike ride, and a 10k run, in accordance with World Quadrathalon Federation guidelines.

Registration is limited to 50 participants and racers will compete in all events (no relay teams.)

The event is presented by the Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce and America’s Quadrathlon Association. The routes for each leg are still being established, but all will be in Indian Lake, said Len Carbonara, vice president of the Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce.

Quadrathalons are increasing in popularity in Europe, but this will be the first in the U.S.

“We wanted to launch this event in Indian Lake and wanted to provide triathletes a different race experience,” Carbonara said. “Ironman and other triathlons are highly popular and we are optimistic this event will attract competitors looking for a new event.”

Those interested in competing can sign up by contacting: The Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce at 001 518-648-5112.

Congratulations to Len who has worked very hard over the last couple of years to turn his Dream into a Reality! Len has affiliated the AQA to the WQF and we welcome them to our World Federation, here’s wishing the Race every success, we hope it goes really well and the athletes have a great experience in Americas First Ever Quadrathlon! We look forward to hearing all about it and maybe even adding it to our race diaries in the future.

Good Luck Len from the WQA!

by Jean Ashley

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