GODFREY — The second annual Great Godfrey Triathlon hosted by the village of Godfrey will kick off at 7 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, at Robert E. Glazebrook Park.
Athletes are encouraged to participate in the swimming, biking and running competition. The course will consist of an open swim in the pond at Glazebrook Park, a 14-mile bike race through picturesque Godfrey, and a 5K trail run. This race is open to individuals ages 12 and older. Awards will be handed out for the top three male and female finishers in each age division, in addition to the top overall male and female finishers.
Registration is $50 per participant through July 28 and $60 per participant through the day of the race. Online registration is available through Races Online via Fleet Feet. Entry fee includes a souvenir T-shirt and complimentary lunch.
The village is seeking $100 sponsorships for this event and is looking for items to insert into the participants’ swag bags. Contact the Parks and Recreation Department for sponsorships or donations at (618) 466-1483.