U of O calls off triathlon, other events for second year
Monday, April 19, 2021
The University of Okoboji has announced that several events scheduled for July 17 will not be held this year. The U of O's marathon, triathlon, half-marathon and 10K run were called off due to COVI-19 safety concerns for the participants, volunteers and spectators, according to a statement from U of O officials.
"All parties involved in this decision are incredibly proud of this event's growth since its inception in 1978 and have a clear commitment to the event returning in 2022," the university said in a statement.