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Craighead Forest is hosting the Gearhead Sprint Triathlon

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Craighead Forest is set to host the Gearhead Sprint Triathlon on Saturday, May 1st. 

The event will include a 500 yard swim in the lake, a 10.2 mile bicycle ride along Crowley's Ridge, and a 2.9 mile run around the park.  Everyone is welcome to come watch or participate.

Those who want to be included in the Triathlon, must be a USA triathlon members or purchase a one day event license for ten dollars.

There will be an early race packet pick-up on Friday, April 30th from 4pm and another one 7pm at the downtown Gearhead store on 230 South Main Street in Jonesboro.

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