2016 Transamerica Chicago Triathlon Names The Runnerbox as Official Corporate Goodie Bag Sponsor


All athletes participating in the 2016 Transamerica Chicago Triathlon are set to receive a RunnerBox Race Kit at packet pick-up as part of a new sponsorship. The race kit contains a variety of handpicked items designed to help get athletes to the start line ready to race, finish strong and recover after.

“We’re extremely excited to sponsor the 2016 Transamerica Chicago Triathlon and provide race kits for athletes, says Laura Jorgensen, Co-Owner of The RunnerBox. “With so many details to manage leading up to race day, we’re happy to be able to take some stress off the athletes with our pre-assembled race kits. Whether an athlete has forgotten their anti-chafe or needs some what-if toilet paper for race morning, the RunnerBox Race Kit aims to enable athletes to achieve their goals while enhancing their overall experience of the race.”

2016 will mark the 34th edition of Life Time TriChicago. The weekend of events October 26-28 includes the Life Time Kids Tri Chicago as well as SuperSprint, Sprint and International distance races. Over 9,000 athletes will compete throughout the weekend.

About The RunnerBox

Offering boxes for runners, cyclists and triathletes, The RunnerBox is a fun and easy way for any athletes to receive a regular supply of products to enhance their active lifestyles. Each box is filled with hand-picked products tested and approved by a team of professional athletes and nutrition experts. The RunnerBox offers subscriptions which are shipped every second month in addition to limited edition boxes and one-time gift boxes. To learn more about The RunnerBox visit www.therunnerbox.com.

About the Transamerica Chicago Triathlon

Produced by Life TimeSM, The Healthy Way of Life Company the Transamerica Chicago Triathlon is the world’s largest multisport event (swim, bike and run), having welcomed more than 250,000 triathletes across the finish line since it began in 1983. The 2016 Transamerica Chicago Triathlon will kick-off on Friday, August 26 and run through Sunday, August 28. During that weekend, downtown Chicago will be host to 5 races, 9,000 participants, 1,100 volunteers, and 55,000 spectators.

About LifeTimeSM, The Healthy Way of Life Company

Life Time is a privately held, comprehensive health and lifestyle company that offers a personalized and scientific approach to long-term health and wellness. Through its portfolio of distinctive resort-like destinations, athletic events and corporate health services, the Healthy Way of Life Company helps members achieve their goals everyday with the support of a team of dedicated professionals and an array of proprietary health assessments. As of July 2016, the company operates 121 centers in 26 states and 34 major markets under the LIFE TIME FITNESS® and LIFE TIME ATHLETIC® brands in the United States and Canada. Additional information is available at www.lifetimefitness.com.


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