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Tri-County Challenge

  • Old Whitesburg High School 38 College Drive Whitesburg, KY, 41858 United States (map)

Sponsored by the Carr Creek Connection, this challenge begins with a 34.3 mile bike ride through Letcher and Knott Counties beginning at 9:00 am on Main Street in Whitesburg, followed by a 1.3 mile kayak paddle from the beach at Carr Creek Lake, and finishes with a 6.1 mile run to the City of Vicco. The race takes place across three counties, Perry, Knott and Letcher, tying together the Route 15 corridor.

The race is open to athletes of all fitness levels. Athletes can elect to participate in only one or two portions, as well as accepting the whole challenge.

Online registration is open at . Maps are available at
Registration fees: Entrance fee is $25 for the entire challenge or $10 per portion.
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Overall male and female athletes will receive first, second and third place awards. Other participants will receive race medallions. Awards and celebrations will take place in Vicco, where food and entertainment will be available.

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