Archive for the ‘Triathletes Around Town’ Category

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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 Updates

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…

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My 50 State Campaign Experience

Author: Erin Stephens

Date: 03/06/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town Updates

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 Updates

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!

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Tri Club Spotlight: Mid Maryland Tri Club

Author: Mid Maryland Tri Club

Date: 02/09/15

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town Updates

Welcome to our new featured blog post: Tri Club Spotlight, giving some of our region’s triathlon clubs the opportunity to introduce themselves and share what’s great about their club. Kicking things off for us in February is the Mid Maryland Tri Club. Thanks, Mid Maryland! The Mid Maryland Triathlon Club (MMTC) is a 500 member Read More

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2014 Nation’s Triathlon Race Report

Author: Lyle Ganz

Date: 10/14/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town Updates

Brand Ambassador Lyle runs through his race weekend with tips on navigating the Expo, getting down to Transition and, of course, race day!

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Welcome to Washington, D.C from the DC Triathlon Club!

Author: DC Triathlon Club

Date: 09/01/14

Category: The Nation's Triathlon Triathletes Around Town

Welcome to our Nation’s Capital! The race will take you on a biking and running tour of some of DC’s best and most well known sites, but make sure you check out other parts of the city. With so many great places to ride, run, swim and eat, it’s no wonder thousands of triathletes (including over 1,100 DC Tri Club members!) call it home.

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Race Day Preparation for Newbie Swimmers

Author: Ryan Bohlander

Date: 08/27/14

Category: Training Triathletes Around Town

New to open water swimming? Triathlete Around Town Ryan has been there and has some good points. Our favorite? Remember that the other competitors are your friends.

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Triathletes Around Town: Larry Cunningham, Retired Secret Service Agent

Author: Larry Cunningham

Date: 08/22/14

Category: Triathletes Around Town

Triathlete Around Town Larry Cunningham grew up very active. It took joining the Secret Service, however to see the practical and long-term value or more accurately, the critical necessity for being fit. He’s got a great story.

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

Author: The Rock Creek Group

Date: 08/18/14

Category: Triathletes Around Town

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!)

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What to Eat to Get Strong, Fit, & Fast for Endurance athletes

Author: Dr. John Heiss

Date: 08/11/14

Category: Nutrition Triathletes Around Town

We’ve got some nutrition tips from our partner Herbalife. While there is no one size fits all plan for sports nutrition, there are some general guidelines to follow at each stage of your workout.