LIFE TIME FITNESS minneapolis TRIATHLON

–8:25 a.m., international groups begin; 8:43-9:49 a.m., short course groups begin; finish festival, which includes vendor booths and posted results, will be open from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Where: Swim and run takes place at Lake Nokomis; bike course will be on the roads surrounding Lake Harriet, Lake Nokomis, the Mississippi River and Minnehaha Creek.

Distances: Short course — 0.25-mile swim, 15-mile bike, 3-mile run; international — 1.5k swim, 40k bike, 10k run.

Parking: Available on streets surrounding the course.

More information: www.mplstri.com.