It is a new and exciting year for the Bluegrass Tri Club. Welcome existing members and those visiting our page for the first time.
Our 2014 membership drive has begun and we welcome you to renew or join the club using the MEMBERSHIP link on this page. By joining online you will pay no processing fee and your membership will be processed immediately.
2014 membership fees are $25/individual and$40/couple or family and run for the duration of the 2014 calendar year.
Once you join you will begin receiving our monthly BTC TRI-bune newsletter which will provide updates, training opportunities, club activities, races an valuable information to keep you connected
Congratulations to Susan Bradley-Cox!
A big congratulations to our very own Susan Bradley Cox on her recent induction into the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame. A much deserved honor for a wonderful person and an incredible triathlete. Congratulations Susan!
Fundraisers for Many Roberts
Mandy Robert, a family friend of Susan-Bradley Cox, and Clifton Cox is battling stage 3 colon cancer and is in need of support from the community to help pay for her medical expenses. There will be 2 fundraisers in Lexington on Sunday July 20th to help Mandy. The first will be a 1 mile walk at Spindletop at 8:30am. You are encouraged to bring friends and family. The suggested donation amount is $10. There will also be a fundraiser from 1pm-5pm at Country Boy Brewing in Lexington for everyone 21 and over. A portion of all sales will go to Mandy. Please plan to attend one of these events. You can also donate to the Mandy Roberts Colon Cancer Donation Account, c/o Central Bank and Trust, PO Box 1360, Lexington, KY 40588-9986
July Bethel Loop Time Trial Scheduled for Wednesday, July 9th at 6:30 pm. This will be our 4th time trial of the year in our 7 part series. Meet at North Yarnalton/Leestown Road. Parking along Falcon Wood Way. All levels are welcome to attend! This will be a 3 loop 12.75 miles course and if you are not a BTC member there is a $5 charge to participate.
Murky Mile Open Water Swim
The Murky Mile Open Water 1 mile swim presented by Pannell Swim Shop will be at Cave Run Lake on August 16, 2014. Swim begins at 10:00am. For more info click here.
Laurel Lake Triathlon
The Laurel Lake Triathlon has moved up to a 70.3 this year and should prove to be a great race. There is also an Aqua Bike option to the race. The race is July 12, 2014 and the cost is $135. For more info click here.
Splash and Dash Youth Aquathlon Series
Another great opportunity for the kiddos to compete this summer. This event is open to kids ages 7-15 and will be held on Saturday July 19th at Shilito Park from 8:30am. For more information click here.
Lame Duck Try-athlon
Saturday August 2nd at Mallard Point. BTC'ers get a 20% discount by using the code in your recent BTC July newsletter! For more information about this fun and challenging race click here.
BTC Training Day Tri and Club Picnic
Tentative date September 1, 2014 at the Tates Creek Pool. Stay tuned for updates!
Tri for Sight
The Susan Bradley Cox Tri for Sight will be held September 7, 2014 at Spindletop. This sprint features a 400m swim, 13 mile bike, and 5K run. BTC members get a discount by using the code in their recent July newsletter! For more info on this race click here.
A BIG shout out to long time BTC member Jeff Hoogerheidefor this very cool video of the June Valley View Hill Challenge!