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Lakeville, MN

2015 TBD

Get ready to run and ride through the countryside at the Athleta Esprit de She Lakeville Duathlon, beginning and ending across from King Park at Life Time Fitness Lakeville.

Once you reach the finish, the Athleta Esprit de She signature post-race rendezvous awaits! Salute your success with a drink at our bubbly bar and enjoy tasty tapas and energetic tunes while browsing our bustling, community market showcasing fresh produce, local artisans, creative projects and more! Plus, the pool at Life Time Fitness Lakeville will be open to participants and their friends and family for a finisher's pool party. Club restrooms and locker rooms will also be accessible.

Race amenities include: professional timing, awards for top finishers, text messaging and social media results updates for your friends and family.

Highlights from the 2014 Athleta Esprit de She Lakeville Duathlon.

Register and receive great gifts.

Be the envy of your friends with great gifts from Athleta Esprit de She! To compliment the fun race experience you’re about to enjoy, look forward to receiving an official Moxie Cycling commemorative jersey (pictured below) valued at $58! Designed by women for women, it’s the cycling tank you’ve been waiting for — high quality, functional, stylish and fits like a dream! Paired with your well-deserved medal, you'll look and feel like a champion upon crossing the finish line. But wait, there’s more! Registration also includes the following:

  • One-year subscription to SELF magazine ($12 value - click here for offer and refund details)
  • Two complimentary drinks at our signature Bubbly Bar, plus your own GoVino wine glass (21 and over only)
  • Tasty (and healthy) post-race tapas and treats
  • Access to our Beauty Bar with complimentary massage, mini manicures and hair braiding
  • I ASPIRE photo booth and souvenir photo
  • Professional event timing and live results messaging to track and promote your race success
  • Free regional training clinics, as well as paid access to Designer training from Endurance Training by Life Time

*Gift certificates are redeemable on Moxie Cycling.com or at the Moxie Cycling traveling boutique on race day. Gift certificate may also be redeemed at the Athleta Esprit de She apparel booth on race day for the limited edition Moxie Cycling jersey. One gift certificate allowed per transaction. Gift certificates will arrive within two weeks of registration once the limit has been reached.

Founding Finishers

2013 marked the debut season of the Athleta Esprit de She – The Spirit of Her Race Series. Thousands of women across the country are celebrated as Founding Finishers and can look forward to extra perks in 2014. Returning Founding Finishers will receive:

  • Founding Finisher race bib
  • VIP event access on race day
  • More to come!

For all returning participants, please be sure to confirm you are a Founding Finisher when asked during the registration process.

Rates & Refund Policy

Category & Distance Nov 11 - Jan 31 Feb 1 - Mar 28 Mar 29 - Sell Out
Individual $75 $85 $95
Life Time Member $65 $75 $85
Relay Team (2- or 3-person) $120 $130 $140

If you are a Life Time member registering as part of a relay team, you must register for your entire team in order to receive the member rate. Please note: there are no refunds, transfers or exchanges of registration for any reason.

Course Description

The Athleta Esprit de She Lakeville Duathlon starts and finishes at Life Time Fitness Lakeville, taking participants along nice open roads through residential neighborhoods and gently rolling countryside. This is a very accessible course for first-timers and a fun speed challenge for more experienced duathletes.

Run 2.25 miles • Bike 12 miles • Run 2.25 miles 

2014 course maps are now available!
2.25-mile Run Course
12-mile Bike Course

Please note that the transition will be located at Century Middle School, which is .3 miles from the start line at Life Time Fitness Lakeville. Course changes are possible, and the 2014 course may not be the final route. Check back here for any course updates prior to the race.

Official Medical Provider
Allina Health is proud to be the Official Medical Provider for the Athleta Esprit de She Lakeville Duathlon. Allina Health provides first aid and emergency medical care for event participants and spectators.

At Allina Health we believe your most valuable asset is your good health. Our clinics, hospitals and other care services are dedicated to meeting the lifelong health care needs of communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina Health offers a full range of primary and specialty care services including technically advanced inpatient and outpatient care, 24-hour emergency care, medical transportation, pharmacy, and home and community services.

Schedule of Events

FREE training clinic – 2015 TBD
6:30 p.m. – 8 p.m. Join us for a FREE Race Day 101 Women’s Bike Clinic.

Packet Pickup – 2015 TBD
‚Äč10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Packet pickup. Need to pick up a packet for your friend or family member? No problem. Participants are permitted to pick up a maximum of two additional packets.
5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Get race ready special event! With the help of performance stylists, shop Athleta’s favorite looks. Also, ask Coach Cathy! Life Time Endurance Coach Cathy Yndestad will be on site to answer your race day and training questions. Combined with refreshments and good company, this is the pre-race event you don’t want to miss – save the date!

Race Day – 2015 TBD
5 a.m. – 6:45 a.m. Packet/timing chip pickup in the transition lot at Century Middle School.
5:30 a.m. Transition opens
7 a.m. Transition closes
7:30 a.m. Race begins
7:30 a.m. – noon Post-race rendezvous, market and pool party
8:30 a.m – 10:30 a.m. Post-race yoga and stretching hosted by Life Time Fitness Lakeville Group Fitness Yoga. Open to all.
10 a.m. Awards ceremony

Parking & Directions

Life Time Fitness Lakeville is located at 18425 Dodd Blvd., Lakeville, MN 55044Parking will not be available at the club so please use lots in the surrounding area. Limited parking will be available across 185th St. W. at Century Middle School until full. 183rd Street will be closed to traffic, so please approach the race venue using 185th to Dodd or Ipava.

Athletes can also park at Eastview Elementary School, which is a short .5-mile bike ride from the transition at Century Middle School.

Due to construction on I-35, the south bound exit to 185th St. W. is closed. Athletes traveling south on 1-35 should exit onto County Rd. 46/162nd St. W., head east and take a right on Ipava in order to access the athlete parking lots. Athletes using I-35 in either direction should expect and plan for delays. As an alternate route to avoid I-35 construction athletes can approach the site by using Cedar Avenue, turn to head west on 160th St. W. and then head south on Ipava. 


Award necklaces will be presented for top finishers in the following categories for both the long course and short course:

  • Overall Individual
  • Individual Age 14 & Under 
  • Individual Age 15-19
  • Individual Age 20-24
  • Individual Age 25-29
  • Individual Age 30-34
  • Individual Age 35-39
  • Individual Age 40-44
  • Individual Age 45-49
  • Individual Age 50-54
  • Individual Age 55-59
  • Individual Age 60-64
  • Individual Age 65-69
  • Individual Age 70+
  • Relay Teams (first place)

Contact us

Tiffany Berenberg

Athlete Services

Event date and location subject to change. Any updates will be posted on the Athleta Esprit de She website and communicated to participants via email and social media.