Register by Thursday to compete in Saturday's Paris Landing Sprint, Olympic triathlon
Springville, Tenn.- The Paris Landing Sprint and Olympic Triathlon will be held on Saturday, July 13th at Paris Landing State Park with the race set to begin at 7 a.m.
For competitors, the Olympic portion will include a 1500 meters swim, a 24 mile bike ride and 6.2 mile run. The sprint portion will include swimming 500 meters, biking 14 miles, and running 3.1 miles.
Prices are $90 for Olympic, $75 for Sprint and other prices for teams and combos. Prices will increase after Sunday, July 7th and again on race day. Mail in registration has already closed, but you can still register online for the race until Thursday, July 11th. To register, go online to paristntri.racesonline.com/register.
Triathletes can pick up their race packets on Friday, July 12th from 4-6 p.m. at the Park Office or Saturday, July 13th from 5-6:30 a.m. The awards ceremony will be scheduled for 10 a.m. Finisher medals will be awarded to all participants. It is an excellent course for beginners and veteran triathletes and there will be souvenir t-shirts available.
The race could be rescheduled due to the high water levels at the park.