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Gator Bait Triathlon
08/22/2015 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Olympic distance triathlon will begin at Messina Landing with a 1.5 kilometer swim, 40 kilometer bike ride, and 10 kilometer run. All participants must be registered with the USA Triathlon Association, but one-day memberships will be available for $10. The registration fee is $60 for individuals, and $980 for a 2-3 person relay team. The open water swim will also begin at Messina Landing, with registration at 7:00 am and the race at 8:30 am. The event will include 400-, 800-, and 1,600-meter swims, with trophies given in all age groups from youth through adults. Each swimmer must be registered with either USA Swimming or U.S. Masters Swimming, and one-day memberships will be available for an extra fee. The registration fee is $30 for the open water swim, and there is no race day registration. To enter, email event coordinator Mathew Mixon at firstname.lastname@example.org or download an entry form from the Vicksburg Swim Association’s website www.vsaswim.org.