« Healthcare Highlights 2012 WVU Healthcare Sprint, Splash and Spin Triathlon Come join us in promoting community health and wellness in WVU Hospitals’ Sprint, Splash ‘n Spin triathlon. The event, which showcases the city’s parks and rail-trails, begins Friday, August 24th with an under-14 children’s race and continues Saturday, August 25th with the adult and team race. The triathlon opens with the swimming segment at Marilla Park in Sabraton and moves to the rail-trail for the biking and running portions of the event. The kids’ race involves a 66-yard swim, a one-and-a-half-mile bike trek, followed by a half-mile run. Adults must swim 300 yards, bike 11 miles, and run 3.11 miles. Proceeds from the event benefit Mon County Habitat for Humanity. Pre-registration for the triathlon is required, and the last day to register will be August 22nd. If you plan to enter the race as a team, you must register in person at the BOPARC office. Early bird registration runs until July 31st. August 1st starts regular registration. Early Bird Registration Regular Registration Adult: $50 Team: $20 per person Kids: $15 Adults $60; Teams $30 per person Kids $25 Forms can be printed and mailed, along with payment, to: BOPARC P.O. Box 590 Morgantown, WV 26507 Click to download the registration form. You can also register online at active.com. Please note that active.com charges a 6.5% + $0.50 fee for use of on-line registration. This is NOT a BOPARC fee. Teams cannot register online. If you are interested in volunteering for the triathlon, please contact Habitat for Humanity at 304-292- 0914 or visit their website.