Tri for the Lar - Gardner-Webb University. This triathlon will raise support for the Davis Lar Orphanage in Fortaleza, Brazil. The event costs $15 for individual participants and $30 for relay teams. Every dollar raised supports abused, abandoned and exploited children being cared for at the Davis Lar Orphanage.
The event will consist of a 300 yard swim, 13.1 mile bike, and a 5K run. Course information will be posted later through out the next week.
Two years ago this event, Tri for the Lar, raised almost $2000 for the orphanage in Brazil. This year we believe we can trump that number!!
There will be prizes donated for the top 3 individual winners of both the male and female categories, as well as the top 3 relay teams.
Registration will be Daily from 12-1 in front of the cafe. Early registration, which includes a free Tri for the Lar t-shirt, will end on April 19; however, you can still register till the day before the race with out a shirt included.
The swim will be held in Gardner-Webb's Bost gym swimming pool were participants will be in waves and doing a down and back in every lane to complete the 300yds