The Fourteenth Annual Faith in Action Caregivers Triathlon / Duathlon will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2015 at Wheeling Jesuit University. Registration is now open for the event. Participants can download the registration form and informational flyer or register online.
Individual participants can compete in age, gender and weight categories in either race. In addition, there are competition categories for individual male and female clergy. Relay teams of two or three people can compete as Faith Communities, High Schools, Colleges, Combined Age Groups (Under 100, Ages 101 - 150 and Ages Over 151), Businesses, Families, Civic/Service Clubs and Clergy.
Registrations received by May 22 recieve a $20 discount on the race registration. Those who register between May 23 and June 26 receive a $10 discount. The Final Registration Date is July 8, 2015 and all registrations must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. that day.
The Triathlon begins with a 400 yard swim in the indoor pool at the McDonough Center at Wheeling Jesuit University. The 25 K Bike Course leaves the campus and travels along National Road, Lumber Avenue and Middle Creek Road. The 5 K Run takes place on the Cross Country Trail on campus. The Duathlon begins with a 3 K run along Washington Avenue and throughout the campus. The race continues with the same 25 K Bike Course and 5 K Run as the Triathlon.
Sponsors for the event at this time include:
- The Faith in Action Caregivers Board of Directors and Advisory Council
- Bath Fitter
- Lou W. Nau, Inc.
- Country Club Retirement Center IV
- Reynolds Memorial Hospital
- Mr. and Mrs. James Ellison
To become a race sponsor, download the sponsorship application or contact Faith in Action Caregivers by phone at 304-243-5420 or by
The Media Sponsors for the event are WTRF-TV and Comcast Newsmakers.