NAME: Christa Voss DU
DATE/TIME: Sunday, July 13, 7:00am
LOCATION: Riverparks Festival West Park 23rd Street and Jackson Ave.
WHAT: Road Duathlon: 5 km run, 30 km bike, 5 km run
COURSE: Races will start and finish at Riverparks Festival West Park 23rd Street and Jackson Ave.
ABOUT THE EVENT: Join us for the 3rd running of the Christa Voss DU, this event is in honor of cyclist and runner Christa Voss who died in a tragic bike accident along with fellow cyclist Matt Edmonds in 2009.
Fleet Feet Sports is pleased to announced the creation of the Tulsa Community College Christa Voss Endowed Memorial Lectureship for Biology to honor the memory of Christa Voss, who was tragically killed in an auto-bicycle accident on June 9, 2009. In 2012, Fleet Feet Sports Tulsa started the Christa Voss Duathlon, a multisport event to recognize two of Christa’s passion, running and cycling. The annual event is scheduled for July 13, 2014 and proceeds from this event will go toward the Endowed Memorial Lectureship. At the time of her death Christa was a professor in the biology department at TCC. The earnings from the Christa Voss Endowed Memorial Lectureship for Biology will be used to support the activities of the Biology Division at the Tulsa Community College.
Early bird registration is open (prices increase June 16, 2014)