Memorial's eighth annual biathlon scheduled for September 20.
SPRINGFIELD - Memorial Medical Center has announced that its eighth annual women's biathlon will be held on September 20.
This noncompetitive event will begin at 9:00 a.m. at 4550 West Iles Avenue. Participants will ride their bicycles 20 kilometers before running five kilometers. Women will have the option of participating in the full event, or select the relay option, which will allow one person to compete in the bicycle portion and another person to participate in the running portion. Following the event, attendees will be able to attend a community health and fun fair.
The cost to participate is $30 for people ages 14 through 17, and $45 for those 18 and older. The cost to enter the relay is $20 and $35, respectively. Registration will be limited to the first 400 women who sign up. If you would like to register for this event, or volunteer, visit https://www.memorialmedical.com/Medical-Services-Programs/SportsCare/Womens-Biathlon.