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ORU to Host Fourth Annual Whole Person Indoor Triathlon

The Kenneth H. Cooper Aerobics Center at Oral Roberts University will be hosting the fourth annual Whole Person Indoor Triathlon on February 23 and 24, 2013.The event will include a 400-meter swim, 6.2-mile stationary bike ride and 1.5- mile run.

The individual competition will take place on Saturday, February 23 from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Prizes will be awarded to participants with the best time in each age group and the best time for each event.

The team competition will take place on Sunday, February 24 from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. Each team will consist of 3 participants: one swimmer, one biker and one runner. Prizes will be awarded to first, second and third place for the team competition.

“We wanted to offer athletes a chance to accomplish personal goals and attain individual growth in one of the fastest growing sports in the world,” said Aerobics Center Director Julie Dunn. “Participants will get the opportunity to meet like-minded athletes and socialize in an enjoyable environment that will challenge them physically.”

Participants will receive a free t-shirt and can register online at www.signmeup.com/88800. Competition fee is $30/individuals, $45/teams. Registration deadline is February 19, 2013. For more information, contact Aerobics Center Director Julie Dunn at 918-495-6640.