Oswego, NY – Oswego Health has partnered with the Tri-Oswego 2012 Triathlon as the naming sponsor of the Health and Wellness Expo that will be held during the June 16th event, according to Tri-Oswego Race Director Shane Broadwell.
“We are so grateful to have the support of Oswego Health for the Tri-Oswego event and as the naming sponsor for our health and wellness initiative,” said Broadwell. “We are looking forward to another amazing event and also building on last year’s health and wellness tent with a variety of new vendors/participants,” said Broadwell.
According to Lynne Morris, chairperson of the Oswego Health Wellness Expo, this year’s vendors, which are being finalized, will complement the Tri-Oswego event, and will be a mix of health and triathlon related businesses and organizations this year.
“We’re very excited about the diversity of the organizations participating,” said Morris. “We are fortunate to have the support of our sponsor Oswego Health for the second year, as well as others who will be assisting during the event.”
The USA Triathlon sanctioned event will include a Sprint Tri, Intermediate Tri, and Sprint Relay Tri event on Sunday, June 16th.
“Oswego Health is very pleased once again to be a part of this wonderful event as the Wellness Expo sponsor,” said Ann C. Gilpin, Oswego Health President and CEO. “We are looking forward to an exciting and safe event and invite the community to come out and support all of the athletes and weekend activities.”
Additional sponsors include: Novelis, Maine’s Paper & Food Service, Step One Creative, Oswego Health, Syracuse Bicycle, Xterra Wetsuits, County of Oswego, City of Oswego, Oswego YMCA, Best Western Plus Captain’s Quarters, Quality Inn and Suites Riverfront Hotel, The Captain’s Club, Oswego YMCA, Compass Federal Credit Union, Pathfinder Bank, Universal Metal Works, Advantage Carpets, The Beacon Hotel, Endurance Monster, Palladium Times, NRG, Chestnut Street Security, Oswego Printing Company, US Army, Syracuse.com, and Alliance Bank.
Tri-Oswego Registration fees for the Sprint Distance are $100.00 from May 1, 2012 – June 8, 2012. Registration fees for the Intermediate Distance are $115.00 from May 1, 2012 – June 8, 2012. Registration fees for the Sprint Distance Relay are $240.00 from May 1, 2012 – June 8, 2012.
Proof of USA Triathlon membership is required at registration. If you are not an annual USA Triathlon member, you must purchase a one-day membership. The cost is $5.00 for 17 and under and $10.00 for 18 and older.
For more information on the 2012 Tri-Oswego Triathlon, please visit www.tri-oswego.com.