Race to Recycling Duathlon and 1-Mile Fun Walk/Run Part of Upcoming Recycle City Open House
February 19, 2013
City of St. Peters NEWS RELEASE
One St. Peters Centre Blvd.
P.O. Box 9
St. Peters, Missouri 63376
If you care about your health and fitness, and you care about the environment, the City of St. Peters has the perfect event for you. Try out the Race to Recycling Duathlon or the 1-Mile Fun Walk/Run on Saturday, April 27, 2013, at St. Peters Recycle City. Afterward, stay for the Recycle City Open House and learn more about St. Peters’ efforts to “go green.”
The Race to Recycling Duathlon gives athletes a chance to start the race season with something new. The 1-Mile Fun Walk/Run provides families an opportunity to get active together with a fun activity in the fresh spring air.
The Duathlon starts at St. Peters Recycle City at 7 a.m., and the 1 Mile Fun Walk/Run begins at 7:10 a.m.
The Duathlon starts with a 2.5-mile run, moves to a 15-mile bike ride, and finishes with a second 2.5-mile run. Individuals and teams are welcome, and awards will go to the top finishers.
FREE race shirts go to the first 100 Run/Walk entrants, first 100 individual Duathlon entrants, and first 25 Duathlon teams (2 per team).
After the race, the public is invited to attend a Recycle City Open House with displays, tours of the recycling center and more between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Learn more about this event.
Learn how to register for the Race to Recycling Duathlon & 1-Mile Fun Walk/Run. Registration forms are also available at the St. Peters Rec-Plex, 5200 Mexico Rd.