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The MPCS Triathlon Has Been Changed To A Virtual Duathlon

Due to the COVID-19 increase in our area that we are facing at this time, we have decided to transition the Triathlon into a Virtual Duathlon. Everyone that has already registered will be automatically transferred to the Virtual race.

We take the safety and wellness of each and every participant very seriously.   We hope everyone understands this decision at this time.

Registration will close August 13th at midnight 
Results must be sent by midnight on August 16th. Results will be posted on Monday, August 17th. 

Rules:  So How Does A Virtual Duathlon Work

1.  You must be registered to participate.  If you are already registered, please invite your family and friends to participate with you.  Register here.  https://runsignup.com/Race/LA/Lafayette/MPCSTriathlon

2.  The events need to be consecutive and in order and can be on a course of your choice.  The distance must be accurate and measured by your garmin or fitbit watch or phone apps such as MapMyRun, Runkeeper etc. Take a screenshot or picture of each distance and time.  Anything shorter than race distance will not count in race standings. Anything longer will count against your total time. 

3.  Transition times DO NOT count. We encourage finding a course where it is safe to move right to the next event.

4.  After your done, submit your results (time and distance for each segment) to our timer, Bertha Lanthier with Cajun timing at blanthier54@aol.com by midnight on August 16th as she will be compiling the results; include your name, gender, age, total time and proof of time in each distance. 

Thank you for your understanding and support in these circumstances!

Race Organizers

Miles Perret Cancer Services is a haven for individuals and their families fighting, surviving and living with cancer. We are here to provide emotional support, guidance, resources, programs, and most of all, hope. Our services are comprehensive and always provided at no charge. No appointment is necessary and there are no financial qualifications. We are located in Lafayette, LA and our mobile unit extends services to outlying communities throughout Southwest Louisiana.

Since 2002, Miles Perret Cancer Services has served over 17,000 local families. However, the reality of our success is not in numbers but in lives changed. By taking control of their individual paths to wellness, our clients are empowered to think of themselves not as cancer patients, but as survivors.

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Lafayette, LA US 70506
Description

MPCS Triathlon Has Become A Virtual Duathlon

 
Thank you for your interest in registering for the MPCS Virtual Duathlon.
 
Fundraising events like the MPCS Triathlon and Virtual Duathlon raise money to help us serve families in Acadiana fighting, surviving and living with cancer every day.
 
We welcome all Donations.  Click here to DONATE NOW!
 
Refund Policy/Virtual Event Possibility for Triathlon:
 
Should social distancing guidelines prevent MPCS from hosting an on-site triathlon, this race will convert to a virtual duathlon. In this instance, no refunds will be given, and updated race information will be sent to the registrants. 
We reserve the right to cancel in extreme weather circumstances. In that event, there will be no refunds, rather, your entry fee will be used as a donation to Miles Perret Cancer Services.


 
MPCS Virtual Duathlon Details:
1 mile run—8 mile bike—2 mile run
You pick the course and complete a 1 mile run, 8 mile bike, and a 2 mile run anytime between August 9th and August 16th. Email a screenshot of a fitness tracker of your choice showing the date, distance, and finish time, excluding transitions, to Bertha Lanthier at blanthier54@aol.com by midnight on August 16th. 
 
Registration Fee: 
$45.00          Individual
$90.00          2 Person Relay Team
$135.00        3 Person Relay Team
 
Age Groups:
Male & Female
1-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and Over.
 
Virtual Duathlon Awards:
 
Individual Awards:  
Overall Male & Female
Overall Masters – Male & Female
1st Place Male & Female for each Age Group above
 
Relay Teams Awards:
Top Overall Relay Team Award  (Note:  2 Person & 3 Person Relay Teams compete for the same Overall Award)
 
Packet Pick-Up:
Packet Pick up will be at Miles Perret Cancer Services, 2130 Kaliste Saloom Rd., Lafayette LA, 70508, on Friday, August 7th from 12-5 pm, and Monday, August 10th from 12-6 pm.  **Please wear a mask before entering the building. 
(T- shirt sizes are first come first serve.)   
 
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