Registration Open for the Dan Adair, MD, Memorial Triathlon
Online registration is now open for the second annual Dan Adair, MD, Memorial Triathlon on Sunday, Aug. 27, at the Gus and Flora Kerasotes YMCA, 4550 W. Iles Ave. The event is sponsored by Springfield Clinic’s Orthopedic Group and Memorial Medical Center, and named after Dr. Daniel Adair, an orthopedic surgeon for Springfield Clinic and founder/co-medical director of Memorial SportsCare as well as an avid athlete and triathlon competitor.
The triathlon will include competitive and noncompetitive courses. Adults and children of any age can compete in both the competitive and noncompetitive events, either individually or as part of a relay. The triathlon will begin at 8 a.m. for the noncompetitive portion and at 9 a.m. for the competitive portion.
The noncompetitive race features a 100-yard swim, a 6.1-mile bicycle ride and a 1.1- mile run. The competitive course features a 400-yard swim, a 12-mile bicycle ride and a 3.1- mile (5K) run.