Archive for the ‘The Nation’s Triathlon’ Category

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Because We CAN

Author: Todd Lawless

Date: 07/28/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

Since its inception in 1988, Team in Training has grown to include more than 600,000 talented and dedicated athletes and raised more than $1.4 BILLION to fight blood cancers and support patients going through treatment. People have joined TNT for many different reasons. Whether it’s a direct connection to the mission, checking off a bucket-list item, or training for specific competitive goals, TNT has a place for you.

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Training Diaries of a Newbie

Author: Lauren E. Klumpp

Date: 07/21/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Training Triathletes Around Town

Longtime runner Lauren has recently added both cycling and swimming to her training routine. She writes about the big adjustment and the new challenges as she prepares for her first triathlon at Nation’s Tri!

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Why I volunteer, and why you should too!

Author: Gabi Torres

Date: 07/18/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

Volunteers make races happen. Our Volunteer Coordinator, Gabi Torres has a great perspective on why you should consider checking out a race from the other side of the fence.



Author: Events DC Nation's Triathlon

Date: 07/08/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon

Events DC Nation’s Tri is launching our 50 States Campaign – we want all 50 states represented on race day. Find out how you can get a FREE ENTRY!


Herbalife Congressional Challenge Kick Off Party

Author: Events DC Nation's Triathlon

Date: 07/07/14

Category: Nutrition The Nation's Triathlon

Join us on Wednesday, July 16th at 5:30 pm at Tortilla Coast, 400 First Street, SE, to kick off our Congressional Challenge with new sponsor, Herbalife!      

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What Percentage of Training Time Should You Swim/Bike/Run?

Author: Davy DeArmond

Date: 07/02/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Training

Training for a triathlon – trying to improve three disciplines during the week – can seem daunting and overwhelming and it is easy to question if you are spending enough training time on each. Here are a few items to consider when you are training, whether you are putting a training plan together or are having a hard time trusting the one you have.

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Training Hard, Dreaming Big

Author: Ashley Ahner

Date: 06/30/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

Most people can swim, bike OR run but how many people can swim, bike AND run? That is why Ashley Ahner from Georgia enjoys triathlon: because of the challenge.

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How to Prepare For a Race Without Access to Open Water

Author: Heather Butler

Date: 06/18/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Training

For many triathletes, the most dreaded part of the race is swim. There are ways you can prepare yourself prior to jumping in on race day!

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Q&A with Coach Clay Battin

Author: Dustin Renwick

Date: 06/13/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Training

Ever wish you could ask a Triathlon coach a few questions? Brand Ambassador Dustin was lucky enough to chat with Clay Battin, of Craft Coaching.


We’re adding a SPRINT RACE!

Author: Events DC Nation's Triathlon

Date: 05/15/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon

Join Events DC Nation’s Triathlon for our INAUGURAL Sprint race! Read more here.