Thursday, September 20, 2012 | Posted in

The United Way of Huntington County will hold its 5th annual mini-triathlon on Saturday, September 22.

The LIVE UNITED 2012 Team Mini-Triathlon is sponsored by Parkview Huntington Hospital and events will begin on the hospital’s campus at 2001 Stults Road. Sign-in starts at 5:30 p.m. with opening ceremonies beginning at 6 p.m.
The mini-triathlon consists of three-member teams participating in a bike, run, and swim event, with one member from each team completing one of the three events. This year’s bike course is 17.4 miles, the run is 3.1 miles (5K), and the swim is 600 yards (12 laps). The swimming portion will take place in the YMCA lap pool.

At the same time, there will be a Zumbathon in the YMCA gym. Registration will also be at 5:30 pm and the Zumba will start at approxiamately 6:15 pm.

These are 2 great events in support of the United Way. Please see if there is time in your schedule to come out and participate.