Triathlon, Coke 10K both set for Saturday

By NEMS Daily Journal

Saturday will be a fast-moving day in both Tupelo and Corinth.
King of the Hill Triathlon: The fifth annual event has been moved to the spring but will again be conducted at Tombigbee State Park. The race – combining a half-mile swim, 20-mile bike race and 3.6-mile run – begins at 8 a.m. Race packets can be picked up Friday at Trails and Treads in Tupelo.
For more information, visit www.tritupelo.com
Coca-Cola Classic 10K: The 29th running in downtown Corinth will get under way at 8:30 a.m., with $3,950 in cash prizes at stake. This year’s race will serve as the Roadrunners Club of America state 10K championship.
For more information, visit www.coke10k.com
Look for more information about both races in the Daily Journal later this week.
The annual GumTree 10K, and its affiliated 2K fun run, is slated for Saturday, May 8 in Tupelo. You can get more information at tupelorunningclub.net