Registration numbers continue to grow at a record pace
AUSTIN, Texas, August 5, 2019 – Prices will increase for the 2019 Kerrville Triathlon Festival today, Monday, August 5th. Last year, more than 2000 triathletes and their friends and family traveled to the Texas Hill Country. The Most Scenic Triathlon in Texas features a swim course in Nimitz Lake, bike course through the Texas Hill Country, and run course along the Guadalupe River. The 9th annual Kerrville Triathlon Festival will take place September 27-29, in Kerrville, Texas.
“Registration numbers are growing at a record pace because triathletes are learning about, experiencing, and loving Kerrville Triathlon,” said Stacy Keese, co-owner of High Five Events. “More and more triathletes are bringing friends and family with them to Kerrville, making The Most Scenic Triathlon in Texas a true destination triathlon.”
Current pricing for all events follows: Debra Zapata Sprint ($95), sprint aquabike ($95), sprint relay ($155), quarter ($145), quarter aquabike ($145), half ($225), half aquabike ($225), half relay ($285), kids fun run (free), Virtual Kerrville Triathlon, which can be associated with any distance ($45). Prices will increase on Monday, August 5th, at 11:59 p.m. CST.
Athletes will receive a belt buckle finisher’s medal, customized shirt, commemorative trucker hat, and an individual float, which is new for 2019. They’ll also get a reusable custom water bottle, personalized race bib, and swim cap. Once they cross the finish line, triathletes can enjoy a free post-race meal including fajitas and tacos from H-E-B, fruit, snacks, beer garden, and an opportunity to float in the Guadalupe River. Professional timing and photography, a great volunteer crew, hundreds of supportive spectators, and an electric finish line festival will showcase why the Kerrville Triathlon is one of the best triathlons in Texas.
The Debra Zapata Sprint distance, sprint aquabike, sprint relay, and kids fun run take place on Saturday, Sept. 28th. Quarter distance, quarter aquabike, half distance, half aquabike, and half relay will all happen on Sunday, Sept. 29th. Participants can pick up their packet at the Kerrville Triathlon Expo and Packet Pickup at the host hotel, Inn of the Hills. The expo and packet pickup, which is free and open to the public, will take place on Friday, Sept. 27th, and Saturday, Sept. 28th. Participants can see the entire pricing structure and register on the website.
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. In addition to the events it owns and produces, the Austin, Texas-based company offers consulting and event production services to dozens of additional events each year. High Five Events is a community-centric company with more than 100 years’ experience organizing large events across different venue types in a variety of locations. Follow High Five Events on Twitter (@highfiveevents), Instagram (@highfiveevents), and Facebook (facebook.com/HighFiveEventsWorldWide/) for news and updates.