From Broome County Department of Parks and Recreation:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 18, 2018
Broome County Parks Triathlon Returns to Dorchester Park
(TOWN OF TRIANGLE, NY) Today Broome County Executive Jason Garnar, Broome County Parks and Recreation Director Matthew Gawors, and Grace Tabeek, Triathlon Race Director highlighted the exciting outdoor event, the Broome County Parks Triathlon.
The 2018 Triathlon will return to Dorchester Park, in the Town of Triangle, near the Village of Whitney Point. The event has three different race distances as well as two races for kids.
The Triathlon starts at 9am, with the Kids race at Noon. All participants must be members of USA Triathlon. Participants can sign up for a 1 day membership. Participants may register for a relay.
Registration ends June 24th. The cost is $50 for the Triathlon, $15 for the Kids race.
A portion of the proceeds go towards the Handicap Children Playground Fund.
Triathlon: 1/2 mile swim, 12 mile bike, 3.1 mile run
Aqua Bike: 1/2 mile swim, 12 mile bike
Duathlon: 1.5 mile run, 12 mile bike, 3.1 mile run
Short Course: 100 yd swim, 1.5 mile bike, 1/4 mile run
Long Course: 100 yd swim, 3 mile bike, 1/2 mile run
For more information and to register for the Triathlon, visit Broome County Parks on Facebook or see www.gobroomecounty.com/parks.