Austin-based High-Five Events selected to produce nationally acclaimed event
Life Time Athletic Events, the premiere endurance event division of Life Time – The Healthy Way of Life Company (NYSE:LTM) announced the addition of the Capital of Texas Triathlon (CapTexTri) to its portfolio. To be renamed the Life Time Tri CapTex, the event will benefit from the investment of additional resources to deliver an even better experience for the thousands of athletes who participate in this Memorial Day tradition. The 2013 Life Time Tri CapTex is set for Monday, May 27, at Auditorium Shores in Austin.
“As The Healthy Way of Life Company, we are committed to helping people embrace and lead healthy, active ways of life with the support of the absolute best clubs, certified professionals, programming and events,” said Kimo Seymour, Vice President of Life Time Athletic Events. “The Life Time Tri CapTex is highly regarded and we are thrilled to have it as part of our broad portfolio of triathlons and other running and cycling events.”
Life Time Athletic Events has selected Austin-based High Five Events to produce the Life Time Tri CapTex. High Five Events produces some of the largest and most acclaimed events in the south Midwest, including the Texas Tri Series.
The Life Time Tri CapTex will serve thousands of athletes of all levels, from first-time triathletes to top ranked professionals who will seek to take home the event’s $30,000 purse. The Life Time Tri CapTex features individual and relay sprint and international distances, and a First Tri distance that includes a 400 meter swim, 10K bike and 5K run. The event also hosts the Paratriathlon National Championship. Registration and additional information is available at www.captextri.com.
In 2013, Life Time Athletic Events will produce more than 100 events through its 17 athletic brands including the The Life Time Tri CapTex, part of the 12-event Life Time Tri Series, and the premiere of its newest race series for women the Athleta Esprit de She.
About Life Time Fitness, Inc.
As The Healthy Way of Life Company, Life Time Fitness (NYSE: LTM) helps organizations, communities and individuals achieve their total health objectives, athletic aspirations and fitness goals by engaging in their areas of interest – or discovering new passions – both inside and outside of Life Time’s distinctive and large sports, professional fitness, family recreation and spa destinations, most of which operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Company’s Healthy Way of Life approach enables customers to achieve this by providing the best programs, people and places of uncompromising quality and value. As of May 3, 2013, the Company operated 106 centers under the LIFE TIME FITNESS® and LIFE TIME ATHLETIC® brands in the United States and Canada. Additional information about Life Time centers, programs and services is available at lifetimefitness.com.