Methodist Is Title Sponsor of Methodist Hospital/UNO Women's Triathlon on Aug. 24
Registration Deadline: Aug. 14
Methodist is the title sponsor of the Methodist Hospital/UNO Women’s Triathlon set for Saturday, Aug. 24, at Wehrspann Lake and Chalco Hills Recreation Area.
This is a fun, friendly fitness event for women and girls of all ages (6 - 106) and abilities. It is a great way to try a triathlon in a fun, low-pressure, noncompetitive environment.
Check-in begins at 7 a.m., followed by a mandatory event meeting at 7:50 a.m., and the first group will start at 8 a.m.
This untimed, noncompetitive triathlon includes:
- Swim: The swim is a 100-yard triangular course and can be done in whatever manner is comfortable for participants. Wet suits, kickboards, pull buoys and life jackets are allowed.
- Bike: Participants can bike 2 miles, 4 miles or 6 miles. The course is a two-mile loop, and riders can opt to do one loop, two loops or three loops. Bike helmets are required.
- Walk/Run: The walk/run is an out-and-back course. Participants can opt to walk ½-mile, 1 mile or 1 ½ miles.
For full event information and registration details, click here. July 16, 2013