DARIEN, Conn. – The Darien Sports Shop ITPMan Triathlon steps off Saturday at 7 a.m. at Weed Beach in Darien.
Athletes can register through Sept. 11 online. No registration will be allowed on race day.
The race consists of a half-mile swim, 15-mile bike ride and 5-mile run. Relay teams are also encouraged.
The race supports the ITP Foundation, which helps children with Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura, a rare bleeding disorder.
Children can compete in the ITPKIDS Duathlon, which consists of quarter mile run, two mile bike ride and half mile run.
For more information or to register, visit the race website.