Junction, TX 76849
Hill Country Challenge Triathlon in Junction
November 18, 2023
Run, Bike, Paddle
Gather friends and family before the Thanksgiving feast to compete in an exciting competition this November known as the Hill Country Challenge Triathlon. Looking for a unique way to up your fitness game or just a fun day of friendly competition? You will find it in Junction, Texas, when you compete in this unique, “dry” triathlon multisport race. It encompasses all the beauty and distinct terrain the Texas Hill Country has to offer, and a little more, as you challenge yourself to a run, bike, and paddle race.
Competition classes include relay, men’s solo and women’s solo. Check the website regularly for updates on registration. Beginners and professionals are welcome, so head to Junction, witness the hill country haven and put your physical fitness to the ultimate test.
Brought to you by Junction Texas Tourism and South Llano State Park, this stimulating competition encompasses 3 legs, starting with a (approximate) 7 mile run through the State Park. Encounter challenging obstacles while running through a rugged, elevated landscape. Next up, cycle 15 miles on a course that takes you through the State Park into town. The race offers a steady climb and rounds out to lovely rolling hills as you cruise your way back to the State Park to grab your paddles for the 3rd and final leg of the race, the paddle competition. Conclude the challenge with a 5-mile paddle down the beautiful South Llano River from the State Park and finish at Schreiner Park in beautiful downtown Junction, Texas.
There are 3 unique ways to compete in the challenge:
Pull together a relay team with 3 people (one person per leg).
Form a tandem team (one runner, one cyclist, both paddle).
Go it alone for the ultimate physical challenge.
Regardless of the option you choose, you will have a blast and get in tip top shape. Get ready to enjoy the beautiful Texas Hill Country scenery and comradery of friends old and new as you race to the finish line at the Hill Country Challenge Triathlon.
Junction, TX 76849