Y Be Fit Palm Desert Challenge
Sponsored by the City of Palm Desert
Y Be Fit Palm Desert Challenge is a health and fitness fair, which will include a reverse triathlon, a 5K run/walk, and a 2K color run. There will be vendors, booths, music, and pool play.
5k Run/Walk - sponsored by Prime Time International
Reverse Triathlon - sponsored by Burrtec
5k run/walk → 10 mile bike ride → 300 meter swim
Take on the challenge individually OR participate as a relay team; 1 person runs, 1 person bikes, and 1 person swims. Each team member will receive an event shirt along with a finisher medal.
Looking for a Relay Team? Join Our Facebook Group!
2k Color Run - sponsored by First Bank
5 color stations along the course. 600 pounds of color along with 25 gallons of florescent paint will be part of the run!
Chairman of the Y Be Fit Palm Desert Challenge
John Lane, past member of the Harlem Globetrotters, will conduct a free basketball clinic and show to be held at the outdoor basketball courts in the Civic Center Park.
NEW THIS YEAR
The Mayor's Cup
This perpetual trophy will be presented at the awards ceremony to the top female and male performer in the triathlon. Their names will be engraved on the award and it will be featured at City Hall and the YMCA throughout the year.
Fitness Club Challenge
There are two awards up for grabs in the Fitness Club Challenge.
- The Fitness Club with the most people registered in the 5k and triathlon will be presented a special plaque.
- The Fitness Club with the fastest relay team in the triathlon (among all Fitness Club teams) will receive a special plaque.
Y Be Fit Event Course Map