The Illinois Half Triathlon – On Line Registration is OPEN

Hello Triathletes,

It is with great pleasure that Tri Smarter announces the Inaugural Illinois Half Distance Triathlon Presented by Sloan Implement of Petersburg.

This Half Distance or Long Course Triathlon takes place on June 15th at 7am at Lake Petersburg at 600 Peach Road, Petersburg, Il. 62675.

It includes a 1.2 mile swim in private Lake Petersburg, a 2 loop amazing bike ride through Jim Edgar’s Panther Creek State Park and a 2 loop run on rural roads, shaded campground roads and down the main-street of the 1800’s Pioneer Village Abe called home.

This event occurs the same day as the Stovepipe Sprint and Railsplitter Olympic so there is a distance and event for everyone.

While details are in development at this time all racers get a custom gender specific race shirt with your name on it, on course support, Finisher Medal, Awards for Overalls, Age Groups, Clydesdales and Athena’s.  All 3 deep.

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