AQUAPHOR NYC Triathlon Sunday, July 14, 2013

About the Triathlon

The New York City Triathlon, Sunday, July 14, 2013, is an Olympic Distance Race consisting of a 1500m swim, a 40k bike, and a 10k run.  Each year athletes swim in the Hudson River, bike along Manhattan's West Side highway, and run through Central Park.  For race details, please visit

About Team Sharsheret

Team Sharsheret is an athletic program supporting Sharsheret’s 11 national breast cancer and ovarian cancer programs, to raise awareness and funds that benefit thousands of Jewish women and families. Team athletes train and participate in athletic races including marathons, half marathons, triathlons and ironman challenges.

Team Sharsheret Participant Package


  • Provide a coveted slot or relay slots in the NYC Triathlon
  • Offer weekly coached bike, run, and swim training in New York City or virtual training for athletes outside of the NYC metropolitan area. **All fitness levels welcome**
  • Present training clinics to enhance your racing experience
  • Dress you in official Team Sharsheret triathlon gear
  • Create a personalized fundraising page and support for your fundraising initiatives
  • Surround you with Team athletes who will motivate and inspire you to reach the finish line in support of this important cause
  • We will fly you to NY (from anywhere in the continental US)


  • Agree to raise a minimum of $5,000 for a slot or $2,500 per leg of the relay for Team Sharsheret to support our national programs (We make it easy, with personalized pledge pages on Sharsheret's website!).  $180 Team Sharsheret registration fee will be put towards your fundraising commitment.
  • Notify friends and family of your participation in the 2013 Aquaphor NYC Triathlon
  • Have the competitive experience of a lifetime

For more information and to apply for your Team Sharsheret slot, please e-mail with your name, phone number, and a brief description of yourself and why you want to join Team Sharsheret.