The Cooper Summer Sprint Triathlon, a USA Triathlon (USAT) sanctioned event, will take place July 20 at the Cooper Fitness Center at Craig Ranch, in McKinney. The triathlon includes a 350-meter serpentine swim, a 12-mile bike course and a 5K run. Aid stations are equipped with liquids and positioned throughout the course.
Trophies will be given to the first-, second- and third-place winners in several categories. A free poolside pancake breakfast will be served at Tenley’s Café, inside Cooper Fitness, to all race finishers. Spectators can purchase breakfast for $5 per person.
The transition area will be open from 5:30 to 7 a.m., with the course closing at 11 a.m. for all participants. Packet pick-up and registration must be completed by July 19; none are available the day of the event. All participants must be a current annual member of USAT or purchase a one-day permit for $12 online or at packet pick-up.
Location: 7910 Collin McKinney Pkwy., Cooper Fitness Center at Craig Ranch, McKinney. For more information, call 214-383-1022 or visit CooperCraigRanch.com.