Triathletes of all abilities are ready to swim, bike, and run The Most Scenic Triathlon in Texas
AUSTIN, Texas, September 22, 2022 — The Kerrville Triathlon Festival is ready to welcome the largest field in its 11-year history for triathlon’s return to the Texas Hill Country. With over 1900 registrants bringing their friends and families, Kerrville Tri continues to showcase why it’s a true destination event. Race weekend features a two-day expo and eight different events, plus a free Kids Fun Run. The 11th annual Kerrville Triathlon, owned and produced by High Five Events, is scheduled to take place on September 24-25, in Kerrville, Texas. Volunteers are still needed for both Saturday and Sunday.
Participants receive awesome tri-blend shirts, reusable water bottles, belt buckle finisher medals, personalized race bibs, Zone 3 silicone swim caps, and a post-race fajita cookout. Kerrville Tri will also provide a free, personalized finish line video for all participants as part of its 11th anniversary. This video, valued at $19, will be added to a list of perks that are already in place for the event. The popular destination triathlon is known for its scenic views and fun atmosphere “Kerrville Triathlon’s 11th anniversary is going to be really fun and we’re ready to celebrate with triathletes, family, and friends from all over the country,” said Stacy Keese, co-owner of High Five Events. “The event’s increased growth and popularity further highlight that it’s one of the top destination triathlons in the country.”
Kerrville Tri offers distances and events for triathletes of all levels and abilities. The Rookie and Sprint distances, aquabike, relay, and kids fun run take place on Saturday, September 24th. Quarter distance, quarter aquabike, half distance, half aquabike, and half relay will all happen on Sunday, September 25th. Participants can pick up their packet at the Kerrville Triathlon Expo, which is free and open to the public. It’ll take place on September 23-24 at Inn of the Hills Hotel.
Kerrville Tri, known as The Most Scenic Triathlon in Texas, features a swim course in Nimitz Lake, bike course showcasing downtown Kerrville and the surrounding countryside, and run course along the Guadalupe River. Kerrville Tri is a USAT-sanctioned event, provides professional timing, and offers professional photography. A great volunteer crew, hundreds of supportive spectators, and an energetic finish line festival make race weekend memorable for everyone involved.
About High Five Events: Beginning with the launch of a single triathlon in 2003, High Five Events has grown to become one of the largest privately owned event production companies in the United States. High Five Events is a community-centric company based in Austin, Texas. Their staff has more than 100 years of combined experience organizing large events across different venue types in a variety of locations. High Five Events has been on the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies for 2020 (ranked 1853) and 2019 (2163).