Join the growing rank of triathletes from the age of 7 to 70. Even if you've never swum in a lake, ridden a bike more than a few miles, or even run a mile, you can train to complete a triathlon this summer – including the Danskin Women's Triathlon and Pleasant Prairie Triathlon and Junior Triathlons, all held in Pleasant Prairie. This clinic will teach you what you need to know to get started.
USA Triathlon Coach Ken Johnson, Triathlon Coach at the RecPlex since 2004.
Topics include: Basic equipment to participate (Got a swimsuit, a bike, and running shoes? You're pretty much set!); What to wear; Training tips; Training & workout opportunities; Best races for first timers; Overview of the Pleasant Prairie triathlons & Danskin Triathlon; Race walk-through – what to expect.
The RecPlex is the race location of the Chicagoland Danskin Women's Triathlon, the Pleasant Prairie Triathlon & Duathlon, and the Pleasant Prairie Junior Triathlon.
There is no charge for this clinic. Formal registration is not required, but we do request that those planning to attend please RSVP to the Fitness Desk at the RecPlex, 262-947-0437, or online at RecPlexOnline.com > Fitness & Wellness > TRI Training > FREE Triathlete Clinic.