Coors Light/Trail of Tears Triathlon on Sept. 7 in Cape Girardeau

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Coors Triathlon Pictures 9-13-08 010At 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, the City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department will host the Coors Light/Trail of Tears Triathlon.

The triathlon will take place at Trail of Tears State Park. The triathlon includes a 700 meter swim, 15 mile bike and 4 mile run.

Fees are different for individual and team sign ups.

  • Early registration fee by Aug. 24 is $45 for individuals and $55 for each team.
  • Late registration fees from Aug. 25-September 5 will be $55 for individuals and $65 for each team.
  • Day of event fees (from 6:45-8:45 a.m.) are $60 for individuals and $75 for each team.

Turn in this form to register or register online here.

Every participant must bring a picture ID and USA Triathlon membership card to pick up their race package. If you are not a member of USA Triathlon it will be an additional $12 for a one-day membership card.

Awards will be given to the top five finishes in each age division. Overall winners will receive awards from CycleWerx.

Age Groups

  • 19 & Under
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70 & Over

Event Sponors include: Coors Light, HealthPoint Fitness, Fitness Plus, Blimpie, Pepsi, Hammer Nutrition, CycleWerx, Schnucks, USA Triathlon, and City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation.

For more information, please call 573-339-6340 or email: pwatson@cityofcape.org