Friday, August 15-Sunday, August 17; event times listed at lakelureolympiad.com
This 3-day family sports festival showcases the beautiful scenery of Lake Lure and Chimney Rock. Compete in a sprint triathlon, junior Olympiad, 10K Dam run, Race to the Rock and a 2-Mile Open Water Championship. Try 3 races in 3 days! Plus, there’s plenty to do and see for families and non-athletes, including games, a beach BBQ, free water ski show and fireworks display. Watch the Olympiad’s promo video to see what it’s all about: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K0zgoz7VNvw Register for racing events at lakelureolympiad.com.
Cost: Varies, save up to $10 on early registration at lakelureolympiad.com