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The race will feature two separate distances for those involved. The first will be the adult distance for racers 18 years of age and older, which will include a 1000 metre swim, a 26 km bike ride and will conclude with a 6 km run.
The Adult Short Course and Teens, age 12-17, will race through a 300 metre swim, a 13 km bike ride and end with a 2.5 km run.
Check in time for the event is set at 7:45 a.m., which is also when the pre-race checks will begin. The race will begin 9 a.m. from the North Peace Leisure Pool.
As the race is taking place, 96th Ave to 93rd St. will be closed between the hours of 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Organizers would also like to make the public aware that various intersections around the city will be controlled to allow participants of the Triathlon to cross in a safe manner.
For more information on the upcoming 2012 Fort St. John Triathlon, visit the race’s official website.
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