Athletes will swim 1.2 miles in the picturesque Grenada Lake, bike 56 miles along the Scenic 333 Hwy and run 13.1 miles to finish the inaugural 2021 Southern Firecracker 70.3 triathlon.
All participants will receive a PRIMAL designed sublimated active t-shirt and finisher medal!
Age group and overall awards will be given to the top finishing athletes with a combined $3,700 in cash payouts. $3,400 to the overall top 5 male and female winners and $300 to the fastest relay team.
The Southern Firecracker is presented by Grenada Mississippi Tourism Commission
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NOTE: We have several athletes requesting to join relay teams, if you are interested in participating in a individual segment please reach out to us so that we can connect you with other athletes looking to create a relay team.
1.2 Mile Swim, 56 Mile Bike and 13.1 mile run.
- Online registration closed
Register here if you are part of a relay team - each team shall have 3 members with each member competing in a specific segment of the event. Participants can register for more than 1 segment for teams of 2 but requires individual to register for both segments. Participants can register as part of a team and as a individual participant but will be required to register for both and wear two timing chips. Registered teams will receive a single timing chip to be passed from team member to team member in transition.
ClosedDec 1 – Dec 31
Pre-RegistrationJan 1 – Feb 28
Open RegistrationMar 1 – May 31
Last CallJun 1 – Jun 20
Registering as an Elite Athlete requires approval by race officials. Please contact the race director with your qualifications to be approved as an elite athlete into this event. Note: the elite field is limited to 25 male and 25 females.
Elite PricingDec 1 - Jun 20