August 28, 2015
On September 5th, BAARK! (Bahamas Alliance for Animal Rights and Kindness) will host its third triathlon on Jaws Beach. This year, for the second time, Caribbean Bottling Company, the local distributors of Coca-Cola products, will be the event's title sponsor, dubbing the event the PowerAde Potcakeman Triathlon.
"BAARK! Is delighted to once again be working with PowerAde as the title sponsor for the event," explained Sarah Kennedy, BAARK! "PowerAde is the perfect hydration for our athletes and it's great to be alongside a company so passionate about community involvement." "As PowerAde grows momentum in the Bahamian market, it is important to us, to be aligned with local events that encourage local athleticism, while working towards the better good of our collective community," said Cara Douglas, Caribbean Bottling Company's marketing manager. T
he PowerAde Potcakeman Triathlon is a sprint distance race consisting of a 750m swim, 21k bike and 5k run. Athletes can choose to complete all three disciplines or form a relay team to compete with. Following the adult race is a shortened Puppy Triathlon for children ages 6-14. You can register on or before midnight on September 1st on the event's website: www.potcakeman.com.
The PowerAde Potcakeman Triathlon is now the largest triathlon event in the Bahamas, with over 200 participants and all proceeds each year goes towards BAARK!'s spay/neuter and education programs across The Bahamas.
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