Department of Parks
E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park Holds Triathlon XXXI Aug. 4
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park in Louisville is hosting its Triathlon XXXI on Aug. 4 – with a course that includes swimming, cycling and running.
The course features a ½ mile swim in the park’s 50-meter pool, a 14-mile cycling course and a 5K run.
Awards will be given to the top male and female finishers as well as age group winners. Registration is open and the deadline is July 20 at 6 p.m. There is a limit of 325 participants.
The registration fee is $70 per individual for USA Triathlon members; must include copy of USAT card with application. The fee is $82 per individual for non-USAT members. The extra $12.00 covers day of event USAT insurance. The fee is $100 per relay team. Non-USAT members must add $12 per person to cover USAT insurance. Entries should be submitted together.
Registration forms are available at http://www.parks.ky.gov/parks/recreationparks/tom-sawyer/default.aspx. The forms are also available at the park or may be emailed. Call 502-429-7270.
The Kentucky State Park System is composed of 50 state parks plus an interstate park shared with Virginia. The Department of Parks, an agency of the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, operates 17 resort parks with lodges -- more than any other state. For more information on Kentucky parks, visit our website at http://www.parks.ky.gov