Triathlon athletes are gearing up for the third annual UP Northwoods Triathlon put on by the YMCA in Iron Mountain. Coordinators of the event are also encouraging anyone else who would like to participate to sign up online.
â??You can register online at triathlon.ddymca.com, or you can find us on active.com, as well," said triathlon coordinator, Aimee Tatangelo. "You can register on or before Wednesday."
The competition takes place on Sunday June 30, at Lake Antoine in Iron Mountain, with events happening on or around the lake. Some competitors have been training for months; many of them at the local YMCA. Others are coming from states as far as Washington.
There will also be varying levels of the competition, including a youth triathlon.