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AUSTIN -- The 8th Annual Trirock Triathlon launches Monday of Labor Day weekend right in the heart of downtown Austin.

About 1,200 people are expected to compete in an Olympic-style course with a 15 meter swim in Lady Bird Lake, 40k bike ride through downtown, and a 10k run.

There will also be two featured races within a race offered.

Go here for more information about the Austin Triathlon.

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