The Cooper Summer Sprint Triathlon, a USA Triathlon (USAT) sanctioned event, will be held July 21, at the Cooper Fitness Center, at Craig Ranch, in McKinney. The triathlon includes a 350-meter swim consisting of seven laps of a 50-meter outdoor pool, a 12-mile bike course that is made up of two six-mile urban road loops, and a 5K run through Craig Ranch. Aid stations positioned throughout the course will be equipped with liquids.
The transition area opens from 5:30 to 7 a.m., with the course officially closed at 11 a.m. for all participants, who must be a current annual member of USAT or purchase a one-day permit for $10 at packet pick-up. A maximum of 600 participants will be allowed and entry registration is available as an individual or relay team.
Winners receive trophies and prizes. A free, poolside breakfast will be served at Tenley’s Café, inside Cooper Fitness, to all race finishers. Spectators can purchase breakfast for $5 per
person. Packets must be picked up and registration completed by July 20. There will be no packet pick-up or registration the day of the event.
Location: 7910 Collin McKinney Pkwy., McKinney. For more information, call 214-383-1022 or visit CooperCraigRanch.com.