Relay teams and individuals may still register for the 7th annual Pass It Along Triathlon to be held on Saturday, July 23rd at Lake Mohawk in Sparta. This sprint triathlon offers participants short distances to complete three (3) athletic activities: swim 750 meters, bike 10.8 miles and run 3.1 miles. Open to all ages and levels of fitness. Register by July 10th to receive a tee shirt and goodie bag. The PIA Tri is presented by Newton Medical Center and Atlantic Sports Health. Tee shirt and Mile Marker Sponsorships available. To learn more about sponsorship or to register as a relay team or individual participant, go online www.passitalong.org/triathlon. Volunteers in need. To volunteer, sign up online www.passitalong.org or call 973-726-9777 ext. 229.
Pass It Along is a 501(c )(3) nonprofit organization serving the northern New Jersey counties of Sussex, Warren and Morris. Since its inception in 2001, Pass It Along has been committed to helping teenagers become confident, resilient and compassionate through self-discovery, volunteerism and leadership. Pass It Along is the only organization in Northern New Jersey that solely targets teenagers, provides service learning as a part of each volunteer experience, enables a one-on-one connection with the people teenagers are helping and delivers thought provoking self-discovery workshops. By participating in the Pass It Along program, teenagers gain a strong sense of self, learn about the positive effects of helping others and are equipped to avoid risky behaviors.