Annual Millstadt Parks Biathlon set for Sept. 18

The 29th annual Millstadt Parks Biathlon, a five-mile run combined with a 22-mile bike ride, is set for 8 a.m. Sept. 18 at Liederkranz Park in Millstadt.

The popular fitness, running and cycling event draws competitors from the metro-east and throughout the St. Louis region; participants must be at least 16 years old. The running course is on rolling hills and the bike course is on country roads and rolling hills with awards to top male and female competitors in a variety of age groups.

Fees are $35 for Biathlon individual, $50 for biathlon teams (late fees apply after Sept. 2). To register, call 476-1514 between 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday or email

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