Time to let out your inner athlete and show the world what you've got!
Whether it's a triathlon, trail run, or road race, it's time to let it all out and race toward the finish line for a personal best time or just your first race. Proceeds from most events support financial assistance to low-income individuals and families through our YMCA Annual Campaign.
Check out the information listed below for a YMCA race or triathlon in your neighborhood.
Alex Ritchie Memorial 5k Trail Run
Join us Saturday, October 6, 2018 for the 13th Annual Alex Ritchie Memorial 5k Trail Run. Pre-registration ends Friday, October 6th! You must be registered by September 25th to be guaranteed a t-shirt! For the 10-year-old groupings, the top three will receive awards. Top 3 male and top 3 female will win medals.
Saturday, October 6th, 2018
Race Begins: 8:30am
Race Day: $20
Pre-registered Family: $50
Family on Race Day: $70
Race will take place at:
Carriage Hill Metropark
7800 Schull Rd.
Huber Heights, OH
For questions, contact Heather Hogge at 937-236-9622 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Think you can conquer the Arctic Dash at YMCA Camp Kern? A 5k full of obstacles, trail runs and mud! Are you tough enough to conquer the Dash? Let's see what you can do.
Saturday, December 1st, 2018
Race begins 9:30am
Cost: $45 before Oct. 9th, $55 before Nov. 6th, $65 after Nov. 6th
Come out and compete in the YMCA at the Heights Indoor Triathlon. The format will be a 15 minute swim, 20 minute bike and a 15 minute run with a wave going off every 20 minutes. There will be a men's and women's division. Awards will be given based on distance achieved within the allotted time. Each participant will receive a commemorative shirt. There is no registration on race day so make sure to register early. All proceeds benefit the Annual Campaign
Race #1 - Sunday December 16th
Race #2 - Sunday February 10th
Race # 3 - Lazyman Triathlon - March 17 - April 28, 2019
We want you to challenge yourself to complete a full Ironman Triathlon! Instead of completing it in one day, we are giving you 6 weeks! All ages and fitness levels welcome. Progress will be tracked on an activity log using an honor system. Sign up is available after March 17 but, you still only have until April 28 to complete the challenge. Finishers medal and t-shirt for everyone that completes challenge.
Open to ages 18 and up
Open to members and the public
Registration is required
Members - $30
Non-Members - $40
Complete all three triathlons in the series and receive Y gym bag.
Have questions? Contact Heather Hogge, our Health & Wellness Director at 937.236.9622
The Heights Half Marathon and 5K
Half Marathon - $40
5K - $25
Kids Color Explosion Run - $10
For more information and to register click here
The Kleptz YMCA Twilight Trail Run 5K
Join us as we will run the trails through the golf course at dusk. Speedy Feet will be timing the trail run. Following the 5K there will be music, adult beverages, food, and fun! All participants will receive a glow in the dark shirt, and prizes will go to 1st—3rd place in each age bracket.
Friday, June 28th, 2019
Registration 7:00 pm
Race Begins 8:30 pm
Cost After June 17th: $30
To register click here.