Try the Tri
  • 2014 Try the Tri  

    Try the Tri imageAthletiCare's Try the Tri is a great triathlon for beginners that is in its 11th year. This year's event is May 4, 2014 and all funds raised will benefit the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America and Team AthletiCare, an initiative to raise money for area school physical education and fitness programs.

    Try the Tri consists of a 150-yard indoor pool swim at FitClub South; followed by a 5-mile bike on flat, open roads; and a 1.2 mile run through the Southern View Park on a smooth, flat course. This race is open to ages 9 and above. All participants received a quality t-shirt. Refreshments and awards are provided at the post race party at Southern View Park. This race is sanctioned by USA Triathlon.

    Try the Tri Training 

    Patty Shafer, nine-time Ironman Triathlon finisher, will be leading an eight-week training program beginning Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Training fee is $80 and includes entry fee, weekly training sessions (Tuesdays, includes pool), video analysis and a training journal. For more information, e-mail

    2014 Try the Tri brochure

    Results from 2013: 

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