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Bottom Road Biathlon

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Event Information

Race Packets can be picked up starting on September 25th at the North Mankato City Hall during normal business hours.

Shuttle Bus courtesy of Bent River Outfitters. Times are 7:30, 8:00 and 8:30 am. Please call 507-388-2368 to schedule your departure

Racers are responsible for their own transportation to the start if not using Bent River Outfitters.

All bikes will be watched at the Bottom Road Access while the event is being run.

Race starts at 9:30am

Parking is available on the Judson Bottom Road for competitors only. Please enter from the Lookout Drive entrance. Bikes and Kayaks may be offloaded at this point.

Kayaks are available to rent from Bent River for $25 on a first come first come basis. Please contact them at (507)388-2368 or via their Facebook Page


Course Information

Kayak race will take place on the Blue Earth River from the County Road 90 Access and continue 3.5 miles downstream to the Bottom Road Access on the Minnesota River in North Mankato.

Any type of Kayak is permitted except peddled powers kayaks. Racers are responsible for their own life jackets and must be worn during competition.

Bike Race will consists of a 7.5 mile ride on County Road 71 to County Road 41 to the roundabout and return. This will be an open road bike race.  All traffic laws will be enforced. Any style bike may be used for the competition. Riders are responsible for their own helmets and must be worn during the competition.