Entries by Willliam Dyson

17th Annual Jack’s Generic Triathlon Sees Sizzling Times

17th annual JGT featured massive finish line festival, beer garden, and Brad, the water-spraying unicorn The 17th annual Jack’s Generic Triathlon (JGT) took place this past Sunday, August 25th, at Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park in northeast Austin. More than 700 triathletes from all over Texas and 11 states registered for this beloved Central Texas […]

Jack’s Generic Triathlon Builds 17th Edition for Hundreds of Triathletes

17th edition features triathletes of all levels, from pros to first-timers High Five Events, one of the largest privately owned event production companies in the United States, continues their 2019 triathlon season with the 17th edition of Jack’s Generic Triathlon. The event will take place on Sunday, August 25th, at Walter E. Long Metropolitan Park […]

Oskar Blues Austin Returns to Jack’s Generic Tri Beer Garden

JGT welcomes back Oskar Blues Austin to the JGT finish line festival High Five Events announces Oskar Blues Austin will return as the Official Beer Sponsor of the 17th annual Jack’s Generic Triathlon. Triathletes (21+) will celebrate with Oskar Blues’ Austin-brewed beers at the finish line festival’s beer garden. Jack’s Generic Tri will take place […]

Your Step-by-Step Guide to a Clean Bike

Our guide to a clean bike will have your ride look good as new Everybody knows that when you go for a ride, your bike is bound to get dirty. Whether it’s grease from your indoor trainer or mud and dirt from your ride on the trails, we know how hard it can be to […]

Meet your 2019 Jack’s Generic Tri Ambassadors

Jack’s Generic Tri Ambassadors are triathletes just like you and they’re here to help If you have a question about event details or are looking for advice from a JGT veteran, your Jack’s Generic Tri Ambassadors have the answer. Whether you connect on social media or within the community, you can be sure that there […]

Celebrate Bike to Work Day on May 17th

Bike to Work Day fueling stations Bike to Work Day takes place on Friday, May 17th. This day highlights the benefits of cycling to work and the need for increased awareness when it comes to bike transportation safety. More than 50 Austin businesses and companies are participating. No matter where you live in Austin, you’ll […]

Transition Details – What You Should Know for a Smooth Race Day

Knowing transition details will make for a smooth race day The best way to ensure a successful and generic Jack’s Generic Tri is to be prepared. Here are some transition details that will help guarantee a smooth experience the morning of August 25th. Jack’s Generic Tri is located at Walter E Long Park in the […]

Ascension Seton Named Official Medical Provider

As Official Medical Provider, Ascension Seton to focus on participant well-being High Five Events announces Ascension Seton as the Official Medical Provider of the 17th annual Jack’s Generic Triathlon. Ascension Seton and their experienced team will have an on-course presence throughout the event. They will have a tent near the finish line. Jack’s Generic Tri […]

Explore Walter E Long Metropolitan Park

Walter E Long Metropolitan Park is an Austin gem If you didn’t know, Walter E Long Metropolitan Park is home to Jack’s Generic Triathlon! Walter E Long Metropolitan Park is located at 6614 Blue Bluff Road. Lake Walter E. Long (aka Decker Lake) spans 1,200 acres and features open spaces for boating, jet skis, fishing, and […]