Glen Cunningham State Park was the site of the inaugural Omaha Triathlon. The race was held on Aug.1, with two Vermillion residents competing. Randy Rasmussen place 13th in a time of 2:23:35 and Max Grandi was 325th in 3:37:16. Samuel Holmes of Estes Park, CO was the winner in a time of 2:10:08.
The Olympic distance event was a 1.5K swim, 40K bike ride and 10K run. There were 420 individuals and 40 teams that competed in the race.