The North Star Triathlon and Kids Tri are fun, family-friendly events that are well organized and suitable for all ability levels. The North Star Triathlon is a sprint triathlon to get you ready to transition into your summer Tris or if you are 1st timer it is the perfect event to start with.
Swim: 300 yards - 6 laps The swim will be in a "Snake" format cross-ing under the lane ropes each lap.
Bike: The bike course is 12 miles out and back. Race volunteers will be on the course. Race maps will be provided. Helmets are required. Traffic laws must be obeyed.
Run: 5K will start and end at the Regional Wellness Center. The course will be well marked and fairly flat with a water station provided.
The Regional Wellness Center is located on the east side of Estherville 2 blocks south of Hwy. 9.
Hotel Information: (Valid until 5-15)
Sleep Inn of Estherville is offering special rates for event participants. Call 712-362-5522 and ask for the "North Star Triath-lon rate. Receive a 25% discount by identifying yourself as a Tri participant.