The First-time Triathlete Workshop

About This Activity

So, you';ve signed up for your first triathlon. Learn everything you need to know to make your first race a great success and a lot of fun! This workshop will offer you an informative primer on what you need to know to successfully complete your first triathlon.


TOPICS TO BE COVERED:

  • Triathlon 101: Race distances, rules, and more
  • Goal setting
  • Knowing what equipment you need
  • What to expect in the swim, on the bike, and on the run
  • Basic Training: How to prepare for your first race
  • Basic Nutrition: What to eat and drink on race day
  • Common "rookie mistakes" and how to avoid them

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:

This workshop will be led by Coach Ed Zerkle of Team TriZ. Coach Ed has trained and advised triathletes for over ten years as part of Team Z and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society';s Team in Training program.


CLINIC TIME AND DURATION:

This 90 minute clinic will be offered at 9:30AM.


LOCATION:

This workshop is part of the TRI-MANIA Summit and Expo and will be held in the Multi-purpose Room within the Hanley Center for Athletic Excellence at Georgetwon Prep.


So, you';ve signed up for your first triathlon. Learn everything you need to know to make your first race a great success and a lot of fun! This workshop will offer you an informative primer on what you need to know to successfully complete your first triathlon.


TOPICS TO BE COVERED:

  • Triathlon 101: Race distances, rules, and more
  • Goal setting
  • Knowing what equipment you need
  • What to expect in the swim, on the bike, and on the run
  • Basic Training: How to prepare for your first race
  • Basic Nutrition: What to eat and drink on race day
  • Common "rookie mistakes" and how to avoid them

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:

This workshop will be led by Coach Ed Zerkle of Team TriZ. Coach Ed has trained and advised triathletes for over ten years as part of Team Z and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society';s Team in Training program.


CLINIC TIME AND DURATION:

This 90 minute clinic will be offered at 9:30AM.


LOCATION:

This workshop is part of the TRI-MANIA Summit and Expo and will be held in the Multi-purpose Room within the Hanley Center for Athletic Excellence at Georgetwon Prep.


Event schedule and times

This 90-minute workshop will begin at 9:30am.

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