ROCKFORD (WIFR) -– The Rockford Park District’s Therapeutic Recreation Department and Peak Sports Club, in partnership with Dare2Tri, will host the Rockford area’s first paratriathlon. The Sprint + Super Sprint Outdoor Triathlon + Paratriathlon will take place on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Peak Sports Club, 4401 Peak Drive, Loves Park. The event will include two levels, Sprint (300-yard swim, 15-mile bike ride, 3-mile run/push) and Super Sprint (150-yard swim, 3-mile bike ride, 1-mile run/push). All proceeds will benefit the Rockford Chariots Wheelchair Athletic Association (RCWAA).
About Sprint + Super Sprint Outdoor Triathlon + Paratriathlon:
Volunteers are needed to help on race day with set-up, clean-up, registration table, and to direct athletes along the course route. If you are interested in volunteering, contact Tony Teunissen, at 815-877-4401 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information about the Sprint + Super Sprint Outdoor Triathlon + Paratriathlon, contact RCWAA at email@example.com.