Archive for the ‘The Nation’s Triathlon’ Category


6 Tips For Triathlon Training In The Heat

Author: Cynthia Steele

Date: 08/03/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Training

Today’s theme is “hot weather triathlon training” and I’m feeling like a pro at hot weather training days after spending so much time in the summer heat!

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Meet the Tri for Malawi Team

Author: AGE Africa

Date: 07/23/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

Find out more about the Tri for Malawi team and how you can help them change the lives of 190 disadvantaged and disenfranchised young women in Malawi this fall!


Race Tips: Do’s and Don’ts for Race Day

Author: Lisa Kurdziel

Date: 07/22/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Uncategorized

We’ve all been there – you’re trying something new, or just need to brush up on rules of the road and tricks of the trade. Triathlons are incredibly fun, but there are a lot of details to keep in mind. Watch below for some tips on how not to be THAT person on race day!


Triathlon Team Spotlight: Team Red, White and Blue

Author: Marjorie Strayer

Date: 07/13/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

Team RWB’s mission is “enriching veterans’ lives.” But, we are not just for veterans. In fact, approximately 30 percent of Team RWB’s 78,000 members in 125 locations have never served in the military.


Etihad Airways TriClub Challenge: TriYas Triathlon Trip

Author: Events DC Nation's Triathlon


Category: The Nation's Triathlon

One perk of the Etihad Airways Tri Club Challenge is the top male and female winners receive a roundtrip ticket on Etihad Airways to Abu Dhabi for TriYas, complimentary bike shipping on Etihad Airways, and complimentary entry into the TriYas Triathlon. Hilary Cairns, the 2014 female winner recaps TriYas 2015.

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DC Tri Club Olympic Training Program

Author: DC Triathlon Club

Date: 06/16/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Training

Join the DC Tri Club as they prep with the Olympic Distance Program.


Meet a Tri Club: Annapolis Tri Club

Author: Tor Christensen

Date: 06/09/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

The motto and the goal of the Annapolis Triathlon Club is ‘Fueled by Fun’ (FxF). Find out more about the Iron Crabs!


Training for the Open Water Swim

Author: Cynthia Steele

Date: 05/18/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Training Triathletes Around Town

Cynthia 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 looking forward to Nation’s in September! Cynthia is a member Read More


Don Hodgen Celebrates 10th Year at Nation’s Triathlon

Author: Events DC Nation's Triathlon

Date: 05/14/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

65-year-old Arlington resident has been a triathlete since 1985 and hooked on triathlons ever since Donald (Don) A. Hodgen’s first triathlon was the Richmond Sprint Triathlon in 1985. And since then, he has raced over 125 triathlons. He was hook on triathlons after his first race. On September 13, 2015, Don will be participating in Read More


Washington DC Fun Facts — College Edition

Author: Dustin Renwick

Date: 05/12/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

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. With the month of May comes commencement ceremonies for the numerous universities in the DC metro region.