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Mercy Health Bear Lake Triathlon
May 27 - May 28
The Mercy Health Bear Lake Triathlon is happening Sunday, May 27! This premier, long running, athlete and family friendly event offers an Olympic distance triathlon, sprint distance triathlon and a sprint distance duathlon. Relay teams are also invited to participate in any of the events. All three events will take place at Bear Lake Park which is located behind the North Muskegon High School.
The swim portion will take place in Bear Lake with a beach start. The bike will take athletes out north of the City on smooth county roads and return to the City of North Muskegon. The run takes athletes through the scenic, residential area of North Muskegon where volunteers and spectators will cheer and encourage athletes along the way.
The distances for the events are as follows:
Olympic Course Triathlon: 1500 meter swim / 40 – K bike / 10 – K run
Sprint Course Triathlon: 750 meter swim / 20 – K bike / 5 – K run
Sprint Course Duathlon: 5 – K run / 20 – K bike / 5 – K run
Relay teams welcome for all 3 events.
A pre-race expo will take place at North Muskegon High School on Saturday, May 26 from 3:00pm – 6:00pm. Athletes and family can visit with event sponsors and vendors. Packet pick up, body marking and late registration will also take place at the expo. A free post-race picnic with burgers and hot dogs for athletes and volunteers will take place after you finish the event. For general race information and questions e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.