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2014 Shermanator - Not Just a Triathlon, Not Just for Individuals
Participants can choose from a World-Class Sprint Triathlon, Duathlon or Aquabike Relay Teams can focus on their favorite sport - Swim, Bike or Run!
On Saturday, August 2nd Sherman Lake YMCA will be filled with hundreds of athletes, spectators, and volunteers to cheer as the race begins at 7:45am. The Shermanator consists of three events -- sprint triathlon, duathlon and aquabike. The sprint triathlon (http://shermanatortri.org/
The Shermanator Triathlon is an annual event that raises funds for the Sherman Lake YMCA Annual Campaign for Scholarships. Financial Assistance for summer camp, school camp programs and YMCA memberships are provided to more than 5,000 kids and families annually. In 2013, the Shermanator raised nearly $20,000 towards this local financial assistance program, enabling community members to learn, grow and thrive.
Anyone can help by simply participating in the Shermanator, acting as a volunteer, or contributing to scholarships.
· Triathlon 500 Yard Swim, 10 Mile Bike, 5K Run
· Duathlon 2.5 K Run, 10 Mile Bike, 5K Run
· Aquabike 500 Yard Swim, 10 Mile Bike
2014 Registration Fee Schedule:
June 2 - July 18 or cap $85.00
July 19 - July 31 or cap $90.00
Relay Teams (2 or 3 person)
June 2 - July 18 or cap $170.00
July 19 - July 31 or cap $180.00
About Sherman Lake YMCA
The Sherman Lake YMCA Outdoor Center strengthens the spirit, mind, and body while instilling an appreciation of our natural environment. Established in 1994 and celebrating its 20th year, Sherman Lake YMCA Outdoor Center serves southwest Michigan and the surrounding region with Day Camp, Resident Camp, School Camp, Retreats, Conference, Wedding, Fitness and Wellness services. www.shermanlakeymca.org
About the Y
The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Across the U.S., 2,700 Ys engage 21 million men, women and children – regardless of age, income or background – to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the nation’s health and well-being, and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in more than 10,000 communities, the Y has the long-standing relationships and physical presence not just to promise, but to deliver, lasting personal and social change. ymca.net