Ladies Du Fayetteville duathlon set for June 8

Photo: Courtesy, City of Fayetteville

The annual Ladies Du Fayetteville duathlon race is coming up this weekend.

The event is set for 7 a.m. on Saturday June 8 at Lake Fayetteville Marina.

The event includes a 2-mile run, followed by an 11-mile bike ride, and closing with another 2-mile run on the paved trails around or near Lake Fayetteville, officials said.

The paved trail around the lake will be closed from 7-9 a.m. for the race, and the Lake Fayetteville Marina will also be closed to vehicle and boat traffic from sunrise until 10:30 a.m. for the event.

The event is open to women, non-binary, and gender non-conforming athletes.

For more information about the event, including volunteer info, visit the Ladies Du Fayetteville website.