Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Annual Triathlon a Big Hit in Puerto Penasco

The Red Rock Company's annual triathlon at Las Palomas Resort in Puerto Penasco went off without a hitch on Saturday, April 30, 2011. More than 600 plucky athletes participated in the event, with the oldest participant being 81 years old.

The Las Palomas Triathlon at Rocky Point has been the most popular triathlon in the desert Southwest for years, with Olympic and Sprint Distance Triathlon, Olympic Relay and 10k and 5k runs.

You can find the winners in the various categories on The Red Rock Company website.

Here for your enjoyment is a video of the event from Rocky Point Go As you can plainly see the weather was perfect and a good time was had by all!

The Red Rock Company, Inc is an event production corporation specializing in producing multi-sport events. Red Rock has hosted events for national sponsors, such as Timex Corporation, Toyota, Pabst Blue Ribbon, Danskin, Iron Girl, Iron Kids and more. Red Rock also helps produce various charity events for local and national charities as a vehicle to raise funds for non-profit organizations.

Since its inception Red Rock Company, Inc has donated over $30,000 annually to non-profit organizations, sporting teams, and numerous charities throughout the United States and Mexico, including Rocky Point.
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