The second annual Bad Boy Kids Triathlon for Literacy is set for Saturday, July 13. Kids ages 5-18 will swim, bike and run to benefit the Ozark Foothills Literacy Project. No experience is necessary to compete in the triathlon. In addition to water wings, young participants may also use bikes with training wheels.
Ages 5-6: Pool Swim 25 yards, Bike .5 mi, Run .25 mi
*(Separate award categories for 13-14, 15-16 and 17-18)
Major sponsors include Bad Boy Mowers, Lyon College, Fuller Bumpers Esq., The Citizens Bank, First Community Bank, and W.R.D. Entertainment. Sponsorship opportunities are still available for interested businesses and individuals.
The Ozark Foothills Literacy Project, which serves Fulton, Sharp, Izard and Independence Counties, teaches adults who are learning to read and adults who are learning English. For more information, please call 870-793-5912.