JPD urges drivers to be cautious during triathlon Aug. 4

The University of Alaska will be conducting the Aukeman Triathlon next weekend, and police are advising drivers to use caution.

Juneau Police Department Officer Dixie Alms said in a release that the race will begin 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 4. It will conclude by noon.

Bicyclists will be traveling along Back Loop Road and Glacier Spur Road, and runners will be traveling along Glacier Highway between the university and Auke Lake trailhead.

The roads will remain open to vehicular traffic, but drivers should use caution when traveling in these areas, Alms said.

For more information, call event chairperson Tracy Rivera at 723-7914.

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