Grand Junction, Colo (KKCO) --- Hundreds of athletes gathered at Highline Lake State Park to participate in the Mesa County debut of the HITS Triathlon Series.
The two day event is made up of five different distances including; Sprint, Olympic, Half and Full marathons and Open Distance.
Open distance invited children of all ages, people recovering from injuries and others who did not think they had the strength to complete a marathon, to participate.
HITS prides themselves on their motto, "A distance for everyone," and encourages people from all walks of life to join.
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