New this year to the Oregon Park District Triathlon is s Super Sprint Triathlon for ages 5 and older.
The race will be the same day as the Oregon Park District Sprint Triathlon on Saturday, July 29.
The race starts at 10 a.m. and consists of a 50 meter swim, 2.5 mile bike, and a 1 mile run.
This race can be completed independently or competitors can register as a buddy to participate alongside their child.
Registration is $25 per participant and $15 per buddy. Participants will receive a T-shirt and a finisher’s medal and buddies will receive a T-shirt.
The swim segment is just one lap down and back and is held at Nash Recreation Center indoor pool. The biking course will head into park west and the running course will turn around before Hawk Drive.
Check out the park district’s website for bike and run course map for the race.
Registration will be accepted through July 26 but register by July 18 to be guaranteed a shirt.
Volunteers are always needed to help the event run smoothly.
To volunteer or for more information, contact Jena Wehmhoefer at 815-732-3101 or email@example.com.