Sign-ups for Crescent City Triathlon begin

By Triplicate Staff July 09, 2012 03:14 pm

Registration for the 28th Annual Crescent City Triathlon is officially under way.



The Triathlon begins Sunday, Aug. 12, at 8:30 a.m. at Fred Enderts Municipal Pool, 1000 Play Drive, Crescent City. Cost is $45 for adults and $20 for kids 12 and younger, with fees increasing $5 after July 31. All proceeds from the event benefit the Del Norte High School Scholarship Fund.

The triathlon competition includes a 500-yard swim, a 12-mile bike ride and a 3.1-mile run. The adult duathlon competition includes a 1.25-mile run, a 12-mile bike ride and a 3.1-mile run. Kids’ triathlons vary between age groups, with swims up to 100 yards, bike rides up to six miles and runs up to one mile. Relay teams are permitted to enter the event.

Medals and T-shirts will be given to all participants, with the top three finishers in each age group receiving awards.

Registration forms are available at Fred Enderts Municipal Pool, fitness clubs in the Crescent City area or online at