TriTonka Triathlon planned for July 15

The Second Annual TriTonka Triathlon is scheduled for Sunday, July 15 as part of the Spirit of the Lakes Centennial’s Wellness Weekend.

The Adult sprint event is based out of Camp Kingswood on pristine Little Long Lake in Minnetrista. The race course travels through the quiet rural roads of western Hennepin County. The swim is a 400-yard course, followed by a 15.6 mile bike ride and a 2.8 mile run to the finish. Awards are given for top finishes by age group and gender. All participants will receive a t-shirt and water. Relays welcome.

The TriTonka Youth Fun Run and Bike will be based out of Mound Westonka High School in Minnetrista. The course and flights will be grouped by age with the run distance starting at ? mile for the youngest and up to 1.5 miles for the older kids, followed by a bike course that will start at 1.9 miles for the youngest group up to 5.6 miles. All participants will receive a t-shirt, participation award and water.

TriTonka Triathlon proceeds benefit the Mound Westonka-Holy Family Girls Swim & Dive team. For information and registration, go to, or