Frequently Asked Questions
What are the directions to Lake Tejas?
Take 69 to Colmesneil. At the blinking light turn east on Hwy 256. Lake Tejas is on Hwy 256 on the left side of the road 1 mile coming out of Colmesneil.
What are the directions to Lake Tejas from Hwy 59 in Corrigan?
What are the distances for the triathlon?
The swim is 600 yards. The bike is 13 miles. The run is 5 kilometers (3.1 miles).
What are the distances for the duathlon?
The first run is 1 mile. The bike is 13 miles. The second run is 5 kilometers (3.1 miles).
What is the description of the bike route?
What are the course records?
Mens Triathlon: Rusty Stover, 1:02:40 (2012)
Womens Triathlon: Katie Stibrich, 1:08:36 (2014)
Mens Duathlon: Pedro Rodriguez, 1:03:35 (2012)
Womens Duathlon: Megan Sobecki, 1:15:43 (2014)
Is there a place to change clothes and take a shower? Yes!
Will rain cancel the event?
How do I become a sponsor?
We would like to invite you to participate as sponsor of this regional triathlon. We believe as an annual event, the Lake Tejas Triathlon will draw people to visit our area, encourage people to get in better physical condition, and be a very positive benefit to surrounding communities. We hope you will become a sponsor today at one of these three levels:
Platinum – The race’s primary sponsor-- $1000 + Your name is included visibly on all publicity and promotional items. Special booth, advertising and speaking privileges at the race and five race scholarships for people you designate. Your advertising is distributed to all athletes.
Gold -- $500+ Your name is included visibly on the web site, all promotional items plus special booth privileges at the race. Your advertising is distributed to all athletes.
Silver --$250+ Your name is included on the web site and t-shirts. Your advertising is available to all athletes.
To become a sponsor, make out a check to Lake Tejas Triathlon and mail to 3 Runyan Ct. Lufkin, TX 75901. Call Stephen Parks (936) 634-9785 for more information.
Who will benefit from this race?