Bike Course Features Return of Olde Stage Road Climb; Registration continues for individuals and relay teams.
Boulder, Colo. (May 29, 2015) — Life Time – The Healthy Way of Life Company (NYSE: LTM) welcomes the legendary Boulder Peak Triathlon, to its growing Life Time Tri Series in 2015. Life Time Tri Boulder Peak, presented by Voler, will take place on Sunday, July 12 at the Boulder Reservoir. The International distance course returns to its traditional route that features Boulder’s famed Olde Stage Road that boasts an average grade of 15 percent on its 6500-foot summit.
“The Boulder Peak Triathlon is an honored International distance U.S. race destination and we’re thrilled to offer athletes the opportunity to race with us in Boulder, also the new home of the Life Time Media and Events office,” said Lindsey Sachs, Life Time Tri Series Brand Director. “The Life Time Tri Series offers the best courses in iconic destinations around the country, including: Chicago, New York City, South Beach, and now the Rocky Mountains.”
The Boulder Peak Triathlon began in 1992 with 400 competitors. Today, athletes from around the world travel to Boulder to compete in a race often referred to as one of the nation’s best International distance triathlons. At the heart of America’s endurance epicenter in Boulder, Colorado, athletes swim in the Boulder Reservoir, test their cycling prowess up the steep Olde Stage Road and run along the Boulder Reservoir Dam Road with breathtaking views of the Rocky Mountains.
Life Time Tri Boulder Peak offers a well-timed, mid-summer race for all athletes to experience a beautiful and challenging course, including those training for IRONMAN Boulder on August 2. Beyond an ideal tune-up race, Life Time Tri Boulder Peak also serves as the USA Triathlon Rocky Mountain Regional Championship giving athletes the opportunity to qualify for the National Championships on August 8 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Athletes enrolled in the IRONMAN All World Athlete rankings will earn points during Life Time Tri Boulder Peak.
Registration is currently open for individuals and relay teams at www.boulderpeaktri.com. The race is expected to sell out.
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 29, 2015, the Company operated 115 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.
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