The event is a fundraiser for Mon County Habitat for Humanity.
The children’s triathlon, for those under age 14, will be at 6 p.m. Aug. 23 and will not be timed. Participants will swim 66 yards (two lengths of Marilla Pool), bike 1.5 miles and run a half mile.
The adult competition will be from 7-11 a.m. Aug. 24. Adults can participate as an individual or as part of a team. Competitors will swim 300 meters (10 lengths of Marilla Pool), bike 10.9 miles from Marilla Park towards Star City on the Rail Trail and run a 5K from Marilla Park into Sabraton on the Rail Trail.
Pre-registration is required and is available online and in person. The cost to register is $60, $96 for teams ($32 per person) and $26 for kids. Registration closes Aug. 15.
For registration details, visit www.boparc.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 304-296-8356.
For more information: Angela Jones-Knopf, News Service Coordinator, 304-293-7087