Urbana University Triathlon Set for May 13th
URBANA, Ohio (March 20, 2012) - Urbana University is set to host its first triathlon on Sunday, May 13th (Mother's Day). Head Swim Coach Dave Johnson, in association with STAR Racing & Speedy-Feet, developed the race, which will begin with a 300-yard serpentine swim in the Blue Knights' Aquatics Center pool. Following the swim, competitors will hop on their bikes for a 13-mile ride through the city of Urbana and the surrounding countryside. The race concludes with a 5K run near campus. The triathlon finish line is on the Blue Knights' football field, where friends, family and spectators will be able to watch comfortably from the stadium seats.
The race begins at 8 a.m. on Sunday, May 13th (Mother's Day). Cost for participation is $40 for an individual, $60 for a relay team. Registration, chip and packet pick-up takes place from 6-7:30 a.m. in the Blue Knights' Aquatics Center. There will be awards for top overall male, top overall female, top male and females in each age group (Age groups include: 18 and under, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over), and top 3 relay teams. Spots are limited, so interested parties are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible. Registration deadline is Monday, May 7th. CLICK HERE FOR A REGISTRATION FORM. You will also need a Liability Release Form, located here. You may also register online at www.speedy-feet.com.