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Race Directors ask us where they should put their "Bike Mount" and "Bike Dismount" area.  The answer is wherever you'd like.  USA Triathlon rules do not require a mount or dismount area though it is strongly suggested for larger races.

The current rule states: 7.1 Entering and Exiting. A participant must reduce cycling speed to an acceptable and safe level when exiting and entering the transition area. Failure to do so shall result in a variable time penalty.

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