At 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13, 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. 25 is $45 for individuals and $55 for each team.
- Late registration fees from Aug. 26-Sept. 12 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.
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.
Event sponors and partners include: Coors Light, HealthPoint Fitness, Fitness Plus, Pepsi, Hammer Nutrition, CycleWerx, Schnucks, USA Triathlon, Cape Girardeau Fire Department, and City of Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation.
For more information, please call 573-339-6340.