News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 24, 2013

Crawford County Triathlon slated for May 25

The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Lincoln Trail College and Ecton Hardware are hosting the Crawford County Triathlon on May 25 at the college.

A 175-meter swim will kick off the event at 8 a.m. in the LTC pool, followed by a 12-mile bicycle ride and a 3-mile run. The competition is limited to 150 swimmers who will compete in the male and female age groups: 18 to 28, 29 to 39, 40 to 50, 51 to 59 and 60 and older. Participants may compete individually or as a team.

Triathlon participant packet distribution and body marking will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on May 24 in the LTC cafeteria. Check-in will be from 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. on May 25 in the cafeteria.

Individual entry fee is $60 in advance or $75 after April 26. Team entries are $70 or $85 after April 26.

Entry forms are available at or by calling 618-544-8657, ext. 1130.

Prospective volunteers and sponsors may also find information on the website,, and by “liking” Crawford County Triathlon on Facebook.