Staff photo by Joshua Curry
Cyclists, swimmers, and runners will swarm Wrightsville Beach as the Wilmington YMCA Triathlon 2013 takes place on Saturday, Sept. 21.
Due to the race course for the Wilmington Family YMCA Triathlon, Causeway Drive will be closed to thru traffic on Saturday, Sept. 21, from around 6-11:30 a.m. Area residents and business owners will be re-directed by the Wrightsville Beach Police Department, which will have officers stationed around Harbor Island. All traffic leaving and coming to Wrightsville Beach will be directed to Salisbury Street. The southernmost lane of the Heide Trask Drawbridge will be closed for competitors to use during the bike leg of the race.