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5th PECK’S LAKE SPRINT TRIATHLON A SUCCESS

111 athletes participated in the Fifth Annual Peck’s Lake Challenge Sprint Triathlon, held on Saturday, August 2 on and around Peck’s Lake, located in the towns of Johnstown and Bleecker in Fulton County, NY.  Money was raised by the event to benefit Mountain Valley Hospice.  The event was co-presented by the Peck’s Lake Protective Association and the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber of Commerce.

The Peck’s Lake Challenge Sprint Triathlon consisted of a ½ mile swim, a 9 mile bike ride, and a 3 mile run.  Participants were from across New York State, and from Vermont, Florida, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Illinois, Colorado and California.

Thank you to our sponsors: Gold Medal, Nathan Littauer Hospital, Silver Medal, Brown’s Ford of Johnstown, Bronze Medals, Alpin Haus, Wal-Mart DC #6096, and Benjamin Moore. 

Photos from the Triathlon can be found on the Visit Fulton County, NY Facebook page.  For more information, please call the Fulton Montgomery Regional Chamber at (518) 725-0641 or e-mail tourism@fultonmontgomeryny.org.