KPC Sprint Triathlon for Newspapers In Education
This competitive sprint-distance race, great for both veteran and novice athletes, is staged at beautiful Bixler Lake Park, just north of Fort Wayne, with 500 meter lake swim, 12.75 mile bike race including along highway straight-away, and 5-K cross-country style (mostly shaded) run with a fun stretch through the Mid-America Outdoor Windmill Museum. The race includes individuals, two and three-person teams, youth 15-17 and Athena & Clydesdale divisions. The swim and run are laid-out in a spectator-friendly fashion, and the park setting, includes children’s play equipment to entertain younger spectators. Unique award prizes, including Overall and Masters awards, are created by northeast Indiana artists & crafters.