The Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community is joining the Three Rivers Park District and the City of Prior Lake to co-sponsor the sixth Dakotah! Sport and Fitness Lakefront Days Triathlon. The triathlon will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2011, in Cleary Lake Regional Park, Prior Lake, Minnesota, in conjunction with a weekend of events during Prior Lake’s annual Lakefront Days celebration.
The triathlon will start at 8:00 a.m. with a quarter mile swim at Cleary Lake Beach. The swim is followed by a 13.5-mile bicycle loop through county roads. The third component is a 3.3-mile run through Cleary Lake Regional Park.