World Class City, World Class Triathlon, World Class Cause... Join us in 2012!
Author: Kristen Avioli
Everyone has their own reasons for signing up to do a certain event. If you’re reading this article, you’ve mostly likely participated in our event, and here at the Nation’s Triathlon, we do our best to make our events world class. We strive to make our races athlete-friendly and are constantly looking for feedback and suggestions to improve and enhance the course and race experience. Why? Because we want you to come back year after year after year. And here are just a few of the reasons why people keep coming back and why you should add us to your race calendar again for 2012...
Team In Training & My First Triathlon
Author: Simeon Teopaco
I did my first triathlon in May of 2009 and did absolutely terrible. I had no idea what I was doing; I did the swim in my old college speedo even though the lake was 58 degrees, and my legs cramped up on the run because I went out way too hard on the bike. Yet I knew that I picked up a sport I wanted to excel at, I just needed a little help to get there. Not even a week after the race I signed up with The National Capital Area's Team in Training (TNT) Program to do The Nation’s Triathlon. I knew that TNT could help me with what I sorely lacked when it came to preparing for a race: knowledge and a support system.
12 Ways To Keep Costs Down
Author: Tracy Endo
In today’s economy some people find it difficult to enjoy the sport of triathlon because they know the cost involved. Let’s face it: triathlons can be expensive. The investment of tri gear, nutrition, educational materials and an endless array of other items can definitely add up. However, there are many ways to keep the costs down without breaking the bank.