For Immediate Release
January 4, 2017
Contact: Tiffany Gaulke
Special Events Manager
Parks and Recreation
Registration Now Open For Women-Only Duathlon – Ladies DU Fayetteville
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Presenting Sponsor, Moxie Cycling Company, and the Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department invite women to register for the 2017 Ladies DU Fayetteville to be held on Sunday, June 11. This Fayetteville Race Series event is a duathlon that provides an empowering experience for women of all ages. The 2016 inaugural Ladies DU Fayetteville had 186 participants and more than 235 women are expected in 2017.
Ladies DU Fayetteville is a 2-mile run / 11-mile bicycle ride / 2-mile run duathlon format and takes place on the paved trails at Lake Fayetteville and Veterans Memorial Park. This unique, women-only event is supportive and rewarding. Participants have the option of competing individually or as a two-person relay team with one runner and one cyclist. Online registration is now open; fees are $45 for individual entries and $75 for relay entries. The registration fee includes a supported course, race timing, downloadable event photos, cycling jersey, and (new this year!) finisher medals. Post-race festivities include massage chairs, prizes, and healthy snacks.
Thank you to the current Fayetteville Race Series and Ladies DU Fayetteville sponsors:
- Ladies DU Fayetteville Presenting Sponsor – Moxie Cycling Company
- Ladies DU Fayetteville Event Sponsor – Fayetteville Advertising and Promotion Commission
- Fayetteville Race Series Coffee and Bagel Sponsor – Einstein Brothers Bagels
Learn about sponsorship or volunteer opportunities by contacting Tiffany Gaulke at 479-444-3463 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Ladies DU Fayetteville volunteers will receive a free T-shirt! View Parks and Recreation Department volunteer opportunities on GivePulse.
Information about the Fayetteville Race Series, including Ladies DU Fayetteville can be found on the City’s website here.