The Lead the Way Fund is pleased to announce that we have been able to secure slots at the MightyMan Triathlon series. This will be the Lead the Way Fund’s first year at MightyMan.
We hope that you will either be able to race for us or just come out and cheer for our racers. The Lead the Way Fund will have a tent at the event, which will further raise awareness for the work we do.
The Lead the Way Fund, through the generosity of Event Power Long Island, the MightyMan race organizers, has secured slots for the 2011 MightyMan Series.
The slot allocation and date of the races are as follows:
1. Sprint Distance (10/1/2011) – event slots (Swim: 750 Meters, Bike: 17 K, Run: 5K)
2. Olympic Distance (10/2/2011) – event slots (Swim: 0.93 Mile, Bike: 23.8 Miles, Run: 6.2 Miles)
3. Half-Iron (10/2/2011) – event slots (Swim: 1.2 Mile, Bike: 56 Miles, Run: 13.1 Miles)
When: Saturday October 1, 2011 (Sprint) or Sunday, October 2, 2011 (Olympic & Half Distance)
Where: Montauk, NY
*The price for each race is as follows: $95 (Sprint), $175 (Olympic) and $220 (Half). (Prices reflect individual racer prices).
To be considered for a Lead the Way Fund slot please email your indication of interest to
firstname.lastname@example.org by 4PM EDT ON SUNDAY, May 22, 2011. Please indicate if you have ever participated in a triathlon or a similar event and the name of the event(s). (Selection will not be based on your past times, however, we would like some indication that you have the ability to train and compete in a triathlon). Prospective registrants will be notified shortly thereafter of their status.
* Please specify which race or races you would like to compete in.
** Please note that in order to qualify for a Lead the Way Fund slot each contestant is asked to raise $500. We will discuss multi-race participants on an individual basis.
*** Each entrant will receive gear including a LTWF visor and a LTWF light-weight running top.
More information at the office Mightyman Triathlon race site.
Once approved please visit the Firstgiving.com event page and start the registration process.