Amphibious Duathlon

Run, paddle, and run. Take on two 5K trail runs broken up by a 2K flatwater paddle around Sadler Island. Registration for Virtual Edition is open through 8/12 at 5:00 pm.
New distance
Total Distance
10k (Two 5k Legs)
Total Distance - Run
New kayak
Total Distance - Paddle

Race Info

Packet Pick-Up

  • August 5th

    South Conference Center

    5:00pm - 7:00pm

5k Run/2k Paddle/5k Run

  • Sold Out


Virtual Race Option

  • August 13th-28th

    Last Day to register is August 12th at 5:00pm


Additional Information

Paddle Leg


  • The paddling portion of Amphibious takes place in the Catawba River.
  • All necessary flatwater paddling equipment is included in the registration fee.
  • Participants are not allowed to utilize their own personal watercraft.

Virtual Option

  • The virtual race option allows racers to complete the course on their own time.
  • The virtual race registration is open through August 12th at 5:00pm.
  • Racers can complete the course at the Whitewater Center between August 13th-28th.
  • A single activity flatwater pass will be available for racers at Guest Services locations to use for the paddle leg.
  • Racers must utilize a Whitewater Center kayak.
  • All three legs of the race must be recorded separately using a smart phone tracking app or GPS watch.
  • The route will not be marked and will be self-guided.
  • Results may be submitted via screenshots, GPX file or any other method that displays the following information:
    • Timestamp including date
    • Time elapsed
    • Distance traveled
    • GPS tracked route
  • Results must be submitted via email to [email protected] by August 29th at 8:00am.
  • Race Shirts will be available for pick-up in Outfitters August 19th-September 2nd.

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Race T-shirts

Recover Brands race shirts are only guaranteed to those who register before August 12th.

  • Amph Shirt


Packet Pick-Up

  • Friday, August 5, 2022
  • 5:00 PM Packet Pick-Up Begins in Conference Center.
  • 7:00 PM Packet pick-up ends in Conference Center.


  • Saturday, August 6, 2022
  • 8:00am Course opens (runners must start within 5 minutes of designated start time)
  • 12:00pm Course Closes

Virtual Race Option

  • August 13th to August 28th
  • August 13th First day to participate in virtual option.
  • August 28th Last day to participate in virtual option.

Event Map

Map Key

Flatwater Paddling
Trail Running


Awards will be given to the top three male/female finishers in four various age categories (determined by participant registration).
Participants must be present at the awards ceremony to receive awards.