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2.2015 Matt Howard Volunteering post

Volunteering for Nation’s Tri

Author: Matt Howard

Date: 03/31/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town Updates

Every athlete who has made the commitment to race, trained, toed the line and put themselves on the course deserves nothing less than outstanding support. When you volunteer, you have a tangible and direct impact on every athlete you interact with, and therefore have an opportunity to help them achieve their goals.


10 Triathlon Tips to Prep for the Season

Author: Cynthia Steele

Date: 03/26/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon

Spring is finally here in the DC area, and everywhere you look people are running and biking outside. It’s still not outdoor swimming weather, but eventually it will warm up enough to hop in a nearby body of water in a wetsuit, at least. What does this mean? The triathlon season is upon us! Here are 10 Triathlon Tips to Prep for the Season!

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A Spinning Playlist to Beat the Winter Training Blahs

Author: Chrissy Balz

Date: 03/24/15

Category: Training Triathletes Around Town

You know the promise of outdoor training is just around the corner, but the frigid temperatures and arctic blasts keep reminding you that it’s just not here yet…

Exclusive Offer From Events DC Nation’s Triathlon

Author: Events DC Nation's Triathlon

Date: 03/16/15

Category: Uncategorized

Congratulations to all who participated in the 2015 St. Jude Country Music Marathon! We’d like to invite you to participate in the 10th Anniversary of the Events DC Nation’s Triathlon, Sunday, September 13th. Register with code GOCMM for $15 off registration between 4/30 and 5/6.   REGISTER NOW


Washington DC Fun Facts – President’s Edition

Author: Dustin Renwick

Date: 03/09/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon

This year marks the 10th anniversary for the Events DC Nation’s Triathlon, and in the spirit of anniversaries, we writing a series of posts with fun facts about Washington, D.C. Can you guess this month’s theme?


My 50 State Campaign Experience

Author: Erin Stephens

Date: 03/06/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

Last year, the Events DC Nation’s Triathlon launched the 50 States Campaign. The purpose of the campaign was to select a representative from each state and the District of Columbia to receive VIP treatment race weekend. The perks included a private tour of the Capitol, complimentary entry into either the Olympic or Sprint race entry, and VIP Hospitality on Race Day.

Today, we are sharing one winner’s story, Hawaii Representative Erin Stephens, and her experience during race weekend.

Tri Club Spotlight: YMCA National Capital Triathlon Team

Author: Dustin Renwick

Date: 03/04/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

The Tri Club Spotlight, gives some of our region’s triathlon clubs the opportunity to introduce themselves and share what’s great about their club. This month, get to know the YMCA National Capital Triathlon Team aka YTri!


Triathlete Magazine Training Camp!

Author: Events DC Nation's Triathlon

Date: 02/26/15

Category: Training

Looking to escape the cold & snow? Join Triathlete Magazine at their Spring Training Camp in sunny San Diego! Triathlete Magazine is hosting a five-day training camp and when you register with code HAPPYCAMPER, you’ll save $200 on registration! At training camp, you’ll receive guided workouts from Triathlete editors and professional triathletes, a one-year subscription Read More


You Signed Up For WHAT?!

Author: Cynthia Steele

Date: 02/25/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Training

Cynthia is the newest addition to our Nation’s Triathlon Blog. She is a working mom of three little kids, who is obsessed with triathlons in her spare time. She lost 50 pounds through running, triathlon, and healthy eating, and achieved a longtime goal of doing a triathlon by age 40. She was instantly hooked and is Read More




Date: 02/17/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

The Events DC Nation’s Triathlon 50 State Campaign is back in 2015! We’ll be selecting one winner from each state plus the District of Columbia to receive a VIP race weekend including a free race entry, VIP on race day, and a private tour of the Capitol! Answer the questions below and email to Read More