2019 Healthy Community Race Series: Sponsored by BlueShield of Northeastern New York
The 2019 Race Series is finally here! We have a race for everyone: 5Ks, Duathlons, Triathlons, a 10K, and a Half Marathon! Commit to being active this year by registering for one or all of our upcoming races!
The Duanesburg Triathlon is an event the whole family can enjoy! Swim (325 yards), Bike (10 miles), and Run (3.1 Miles).
Swim: The swim portion of the race begins at beautiful Mariaville Lake. We will have an out and back swim. Bike: The bike begins on Batter St. and winds around the lake onto Rte. 159. Riders will then take a right onto Lake Road and bike through the scenic area near Featherstonhaugh Lake, and Lake Road’s State and County forests. At the end of Lake Road, bikers will turn left onto Churches Rd. and right on Mudge Rd, right onto Skyline Dr., left onto Knight Rd. At this point participants will take a left onto 20 and a right onto Rte. 395. Run: The last leg is the run, which starts at Bassett Health and finishes in Front of the Duanesburg YMCA. The run transition will be stationed at Basset Health.
You can do the triathlon as a team or as yourself!
Date: Saturday, July 20th, 2019
Location: Mariaville B&B and Duanesburg YMCA
Cost of Attendance: $60 for Individuals and $80 for Teams (non-refundable).
Hump Day 5K
We are bringing back the mid-week summer classic! Join us on hump day to race on our PR friendly fast and flat course. This race is a great way to end your summer, so register today!
Date: Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
Time: 6:15pm Start Time
Location: Southern Saratoga YMCA
Cost of Attendance: $20
Greene County Triathlon
Join us at the Greene County YMCA, as we strengthen our community one stride at a time. The Greene Y Tri is a 350 yard swim, 11.5 mile bike ride and a 5K with chip timing used during the event. Every registered participant receives a dry fit t-shirt, swim cap and post race food and drinks.
BlueShield of Northeastern New York is a Platinum Partner in this event. The Capital District YMCA and BlueShield of Northeastern New York share a common belief – that everyone wants to look better, feel better, and live better.
Chingachgook Challenge Half Marathon & 10K
Run on what the race organizers describe as a “surprisingly fast” course along the shoreline of Lake George in the southern Adirondack Mountains of New York, the Camp Chingachgook Challenge race features both a 13.1-mile and a 10K race which finish back at the YMCA camp from which the race takes its name, in nearby Pilot Knob.
Date: Sunday, September 8th, 2019
Location: Lake George Elementary School Start
Cost of Attendance: $30 10K, $40 Half Marathon
Join us! This family friendly race takes you through Adventure Camp all while getting splashed with color!
Date: Wednesday, September 11th, 2019
Location: YMCA Adventure Camp
Cost of Attendance: $25 per person
Muddy Sneakers Trail Run
Join us for this amazing and fun, family-friendly event! The race is a 5k trail run through beautiful Indian Meadows Park. It’s a great course for beginners and experienced runners alike.
Date: Sunday, September 22nd, 2019
Location: Indian Meadows Park
Cost of Attendance: $20
Celebrate Halloween and be healthy with Troy YMCA’s festive 5K fun run/walk through historic Oakwood Cemetery! You’ll trek alongside gravestones, gargoyles, and ghouls as you make your way through the cemetery. Runners beware, you might just encounter a few tricks along the way! This event is for participants ages 14 and up!.
Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019
Location: Oakwood Cemetery
Cost of Attendance: $25 member, $30 non-member
Save the Date
Sunday, December 8th: Indoor Triathlon – Greenbush