Nation's Tri Updates


Save $$ on August 20

On August 20th, you can save on your race entry! It’s not too late to join us for the Nation’s Premier Triathlon weekend in Washington, D.C.!

AGE Africa Young Women Students in Malawi 2014

No Greater Investment: Supporting Girls’ Education in the 4th Annual Tri for Malawi

There will be a team racing with us this year from AGE Africa. AGE Africa’s mission is to educate young women in Malawi, a sub-Saharan country that is among the world’s poorest. Find out more about their cause. (It’s not too late to join them!)

The author with some YMCA National Capital Tri Teammates at Tri Rock Philadelphia this year. From the left: Dustin Renwick, Michanda Myles, Rhonda Sincavage.

A little off course

Your first race might not play out perfectly but everyone on the course — fellow competitors, race officials, volunteers, spectators — wants you to finish. Your reward at the end of the day is a good story and the title of triathlete.

Get in the Race

Support Team in Training (TNT)

Since 2008, the Nations Triathlon to Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society has raised more than $14 million to help fund treatments that save the lives of blood cancer patients every day.

Programs like TNT enable LLS to fund breakthrough research and the development of targeted therapies that zero in on cancer cells and kill them or Immunotherapies that uses a patient’s own immune system to eradicate cancer. For more information visit

Looking for a fun challenge? Join one of the Race-within-the-Races!

With the Collegiate Challenge, First Responders Challenge, Etihad Airways Tri Club Challenge, Herbalife Congressional Challenge, Military and Uniformed Services Challenge, and the Team in Training there’s bound to be one that sounds fun to you!