Entries by HighFiveAdmin

When to Wear a Wetsuit for Triathlon

Wetsuits can be a big boost to your triathlon swim if the conditions are right. Triathletes normally wear a tri suit during a triathlon. A tri suit is made of a thin athletic material and can come in one or two-piece options. Sometimes because of colder water temperatures, a tri suit is not enough and […]

What You Should Know About Triathlon Distances

What are the different triathlon distances? We cover the basics to help you choose the right one for you A triathlon is a sports event that rewards your grit, stamina, and endurance. It is a comprehensive competition which includes swimming, cycling, and running. A triathlon is obviously challenging, but you can do well with proper […]

5 Ways to Stay Motivated After your Tri

You did it! You successfully crossed the Kerrville Tri finish line and made all your hard work pay off! Check out these 5 sure-fire ways to help you stay motivated after completing your tri 1. Train with friends You’ve come this far, keep making progress in your fitness journey by continuing your training routine! What […]

Kerrville Triathlon Festival Hosts Record Number of Triathletes

A record number of triathletes, more than 1800, registered for The Most Scenic Triathlon in Texas More than 4000 triathletes and their friends and family traveled to Kerrville, Texas, for the 9th annual Kerrville Triathlon Festival. A record number of triathletes, more than 1800, (most in event history) registered for the Most Scenic Triathlon in […]

Kerrville Triathlon Prepares for Largest Field in Event’s History

The largest field in event history consists of triathletes from 17 different states High Five Events concludes their 2019 triathlon season with the largest field in Kerrville Triathlon Festival history. More than 1800 athletes have registered for this beloved Hill Country event. The Most Scenic Triathlon in Texas features a swim course in Nimitz Lake, […]

Welcome To Kerrville Triathlon Festival

Welcome to the Annual Kerrville Triathlon Festival! At High Five Events, we look forward all season to our big finale in Kerrville. We will be returning again to Louise Hays park for T2 and the Finish Line Festival.  The run course will again be on the river trail that follows along the Guadalupe, offering shade […]

Step by Step Guide for Gear Bags

Use this guide when preparing your gear bags for Kerrville Tri to make transitions a breeze on race day! The layout of Kerrville Tri is different from other tri’s due to the two separate transition areas, located two miles apart. It’s important to come prepared with all your gear in the correct place to make […]

Kerrville Triathlon Festival Sees Record Numbers, Nears Sellout

A couple of hundred spots remain as The Most Scenic Triathlon in Texas nears sellout Excitement for the 2019 Kerrville Triathlon Festival continues to build as registration numbers continue their historic climb. The beloved destination triathlon has a limited amount of spots remaining as it nears a sellout. Last year, more than 2000 triathletes and […]

How to Get Your Best Race Photos

Look your best in your Kerrville Tri race day photos with these great tips Swim 1. Think about your form We have professional photographers out along the racecourse to capture your best moments throughout the triathlon. Since you know photographs are being taken, attempt to tighten up your form during the swim. You’ll be pleasantly […]