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Athletes Compete in the Sold Out 2019 CapTex Triathlon

SOLD OUT LIFE TIME TRI CAPTEX KICKED OFF TRIATHLON SEASON IN DOWNTOWN AUSTIN ON MEMORIAL DAY 2,000 Athletes Competed in the 29th Annual Premier Olympic Distance Event AUSTIN, Texas – May 27, 2019 – 2,000 triathletes crossed the finish line at the sold out 29th annual Life Time Tri CapTex, presented by Verizon – one […]

2019 Life Time Tri CapTex Athlete Guide Now Available

The Capital of Texas Triathlon is back for a 29th year of racing! Since 1991, this race has been a fixture in the local multisport arena – and the only triathlon held in downtown Austin. Continuing on last year’s positive trend, this year’s event promises to be bigger and better than ever, specifically with: Live Video Streaming! […]

CapTex Tri 101 Webinar

Looking for an iconic destination race? Curious what the Life Time Tri CapTex experience is all about? Ready to start training? Join our free webinar for an insider’s perspective. Get to Know the #CapTexTri during the: CapTex Tri Race Day 101 Webinar Wednesday, March 20 | 7 p.m. CT This one-hour webinar will cover a variety of […]

2019 Life Time Tri Series Medal Sculpture

Life Time is proud to unveil a new finisher medal concept across the 2019 triathlon season, recognizing both indoor and outdoor triathletes, as well as encouraging multi-event participation. All Life Time Tri finishers can celebrate their accomplishments in unison. Not only will Life Time’s outdoor tri finishers continue to receive a commemorative, 3.5″ finisher medal, but all […]

2018 Life Time Tri CapTex Athlete Guide Now Available

  The Capital of Texas Triathlon is back for a 28th year of racing! Since 1991, this race has been a fixture in the local multipart arena – and is now the only triathlon held in downtown Austin. Whether you’re a first-timer or a 28th-timer, please take a few minutes to review this year’s guidebook. The […]

CapTex Tri Numbers at a Glance

Curious what to expect at this year’s CapTex race? Check out some of our historic numbers, as well as our preliminary registration trends below. Given the advent of new, non-competitive start options (primarily the “First-Timer” and “Friends & Family” divisions), this year’s event has already attracted 25% growth in first-time triathletes. On the other end […]

What To Expect in the 2018 Life Time Tri Series

  The 2018 Life Time Tri season is about to get interesting… If you haven’t heard yet, we’re taking some bold steps next year, launching a myriad of new initiatives that the industry hasn’t yet seen. Our goal is to make the sport of triathlon a bit more friendly for new athletes, as well as […]

Last Minute Race Reminders

  As final preparations for the 27th annual #CapTexTri are underway, following is a comprehensive list of important items for all athletes, volunteers, spectators and event staff: Most Current Race Updates [Facebook.com/LifeTimeTri] Race Day App (iOS) or (Android) Race Day Timeline Athlete Tracking/Results Course Maps Wave Start Schedule Full Athlete Guide Road Closures Remember, please monitor Facebook.com/LifeTimeTri for the […]

2017 Life Time Tri CapTex Athlete Guide Now Available

It’s time, ATX! CapTex is just around the corner. Since 1991, the Capitol of Texas Triathlon has become a fixture in the multisport spotlight – not only in central Texas, but also among the other seven races in the national Life Time Tri Series. CapTex is undoubtedly one of the most popular triathlons in the country. […]

Open Water Swim Clinic – April 30

Join us on April 30 for a special open water swim clinic with Austin Aquatics and Sports Academy! Their team of certified coaches will walk you through a discussion on swimming in open water, followed by a guided in-water practice swim. This is the perfect opportunity to brush up on your skills and feel comfortable in […]