Your Participation Supports Newspaper in Education
The KPC Newspaper In Education Triathlon is a non-profit fundraiser to support the NIE program in northeast Indiana schools. You can learn more about NIE and how it helps kids at the race website, www.kpctriathlon.com.
Directions and More Information
For complete race details, maps and directions, please visit kpctriathlon.com .
Each team member registers separately. Be prepared to state your team name and the names of your team member(s) as they will register.
Early Registration & Pricing
Early Bird pricing applies through midnight July 6. Registration ends midnight, July 17. We will do our best, but because the T-shirts are individually hand-screen print, the T-Shirts are not guaranteed after June 30. There is no race-day registration. There are no refunds after May 30. Make-goods for the next year's race (void if race not held) will be given for withdrawals after May 30 with doctor confirmation of injury or illness.
5th Anniversary Celebration Drawing!
Join the celebration of our 5th Anniversary by listing your years of participation when you register, to enter our sponsored congratulations drawing!
Timing by Race Services Company LLC includes ChronoTrack timing at two splits and the finish line. Splits and final results will be available promptly at the event and available online at www.kpctriathlon.com after the race.
All participants receive a KPC Sprint Triathlon T-Shirt (as noted, T-shirt is not guaranteed after June 30). Each finisher receives an ice-cold Sport towel. Prizes awarded: Male & Female overall; Masters; Division winners to 3rd place (5 year intervals) and Male & Female Split Winners. Special awards: first through 3rd 2-Person Team, first through 3rd 3-Person Team and first Teacher Team.
Youth between the age of 15 and 17 may compete in the Youth Division. A parent or guardian must sign the online registration waiver, and the parent or guardian must also be present with the Youth at Race Day Registration, with valid ID.
Youth and Age Divisions
Age for youth division is as of the race day. For adults, age is determined as of December 31 of the race year.
Packet pick-up starts Friday, July 18, at the Cole Family YMCA, 700 S Garden Street, Kendallville 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and race day starting at 5:30 a.m. Volunteers will be present Friday to complete body marking. You must have photo ID. USAT members must have USAT card. Parents or guardians must accompany Youth and both must have photo ID.Racers receiving body marking on Friday should have no lotion, etc. on their skin.
A photographer will be shooting photos of each racer; the photos will be available for purchase at a small contribution, usually starting Monday after the race, at www.kpctriathlon.com.
A pre-race clinic will be held for those new to the sport or who want additional tips & pointers. Please see the race web site for details.