Bahamas Triathlon -Labor Day Weekend

Bahamas Triathlon -Labor Day Weekend

Post by TZieba » Fri, 26 May 1995 04:00:00

The Gatorade Triathlon Series will visit the beautiful island of Abaco in
the Bahamas the first weekend in Sept. (labor day weekend)  Two races will
be presented - a sprint distance triathlon (1/2 mile swim, 15 mile bike, 3
mile run) and an Olympic (Classic, International, whatever the correct
political term is) Triathlon ( 1 mile swim, 25 mile bike, 6 mile run) on
Saturday, Sept. 2nd.

Weekend activities include a 5k run on Thusrsday night, a recreational
bike ride on Friday, a Bud Light Beach Party, a Sprintkids Triathlon and a
fantastic Island Awards Ceremony on Saturday night.  The triathlons will
take place on Sat. to allow athletes to enjoy Sunday & Monday sailing,
diving, shopping or just relaxing.

A $3,000 prize purse will be awarded and the race will be shown nationally
on Prime Network.  Call 1-800-771-1133 for travel & hotel information.
Call ESM at 407-241-3801 for race information.
Tom Ziebart - Exclusive Sports Marketing