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Races & Fitness Initiatives

At the Y, a supportive community is a big part of wellness. At every age and every level of activity, you’ll find people just like you looking to live a little bit healthier.

Tri On Your Time

Swim. Bike. Run. Repeat.

March 25th – June 1st
Our indoor triathlon is back! You have 10 weeks to complete your race! Participants will log their progress online. Based on your completed distances you will be awarded with a t-shirt reflecting your Ironman level. This is perfect for any fitness level!

Levels:
Half-Ironman: 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike and 13.1 miles on foot
Ironman: 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike and 26.2 miles on foot
Ultra-Ironman: 4.8 mile swim, 224 mile bike and 52.4 miles on foot

Full Privilege Members $20 •  Basic Members $50 • Youth (12-17) $10

Track Your Time! ›

Couch To 5K

Train with us to complete the YMCA Spooktacular October 19th. Sign up for our coached, motivational, and FUN Couch to 5K training program for runners and walkers. This 15 week program will get you back on the road OR ready to finish your first 5K. All ages and abilities are welcome.

RECEIVE:

  • Training and Support To Get You From The Couch To The Course
  • Custom Couch to 5K Race Shirt
  • Spooktacular Race Registration

15 week program • Runs July 9th – October 15th
Tuesdays 6:30pm • Meet at Niebur Center Lower Level Entrance
Full Privilege & Basic Members Only $50

Spooktacular 5k & 2 Mile Run/Walk

The Spooktacular Run/Walk offers everyone the opportunity to get up, get active, and get healthy. We encourage individuals and families of all ages and fitness levels to participate! Sign up for either a 5K Run or a 2-Mile Family Fun Walk/Run. Every registered participant will receive a t-shirt* and participation medal!

Register by October 2nd to guarantee a shirt! Family registration includes 4 participants.

Wear your most spooktacular costume and be sure to visit the costume contest table!! Prizes will be given for the best kid, adult & family!

Coming in October 19th, 2019!

For more information, contact Dawn Cunningham at (618) 655-1460 or dcunningham@edwymca.com.

Ho Ho Hold Your Weight!

Don’t let the holiday weight sneak up on you! We have a great plan to keep the weight off during the holidays! This plan will help you say “NO” to those holiday cravings & challenge you to maintain your weight within 2lbs. for 7 weeks.

Receive:

  • Punch Card for 4 FREE Spin Classes
  • Weekly Emails: Include An Exercise Challenge & A Healthy Recipe
  • $20 YMCA Voucher if you maintain your weight within 2lbs. If you gain more than 2lbs. your $20 fee will go towards our 2019 Annual Campaign program to help families in need.

Returns Fall 2019!

Run Club

Every fitness level is encouraged to attend. Meet at Niebur Center lower level entry for a 30-60 minute run. Bring friends and set new goals. Childcare is not available, but strollers are welcome. Starts March 5th.

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