Tri for the Y 2011

The second annual Shenandoah Valley Sprint Tri for the Y has been set for Sunday, June 5, beginning at 7 a.m. beginning at Ridgeview Park in Waynesboro.

The event includes a 400-meter swim, a 14.9-mile bike ride and a 5-kilometer run.

The triathlon, organized by Elevation Athletics, is a fundraiser for the Waynesboro YMCA and the Fran Crippen Elevation Foundation. Crippen, one of the co-founders of Elevation Athletics, tragically lost his life last year in an international open-water swim race.

Registration for the Tri for the Y is now open. The event is limited to 350 participants.

The fee to register is $70 for individuals and $110 for relay teams prior to Feb. 16. The fees then go up to $75 for individuals and $125 for teams between Feb. 17 and April 1, and $85 for individuals and $140 for teams between April 2 and June 3.

Registration information is available here.

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