TRIATHLON The High Performance Team requires a try-out. HPT is open to athletes "racing" age 13-19 and
Athletes are eligible for an automatic slot if they qualified for USAT Youth/Junior Elite Nationals in 2019. Athletes new to the team will have a skill assessment with Coach Suzie.
*Contact Coach Ean for the fee schedule (via the contact page) or if you have questions about enrollment (there is flexibility in joining teams throughout the season.
2021 Tentative Triathlon Season
(dates to be finalized soon)
Session 1:January-March (8 weeks)
Session 2: Marh-May (10 weeks)
Session 3: May-August (10 weeks)
The High Performance Team will focus on the USA Triathlon Youth/Junior Elite Cup races, USAT Elite Development Races (EDR) and Youth/Junior Elite Nationals.
For more information on the draft-legal format and Junior Elite Cup:
SUGGESTED RACE CALENDAR 2021
March 6-7 - Clermont Draft Legal Challenge
March – Sarasota Youth Elite Cup
May - Richmond Youth & Junior Elite Cup Triathlon (Richmond, VA)
June – Pleasant Prairie Youth & Junior Elite Cup (Pleasant Prairie, WI)
June – Monroe Youth & Junior Elite Cup Triathlon (Monroe, WA)
July – Des Moines Youth & Junior Elite Cup
July 31-August 1 – USAT Youth & Junior Elite Championships (Westchester, OH)
Coach will also suggest other racing opportunities to athletes.
The Development Team is open to youth/junior athletes "racing age" 10-18 . The emphasis will be on preparing athletes for the draft-legal triathlon format and super
sprint triathlons (non draft).
The DEVO Team focuses on skill development and training consistency. The DEVO program will be made up of "Skills School" sessions throughout the year and will
include local and out of town athletes.
FOR OBVIOUS REASONS, IN PERSON TRAINING IS NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME.
Session 1: March-May
Session 2: May-August
Athletes will prepare for select Mid East races with their final goal being USA Triathlon Youth/Junior Nationals.
Athletes that do not live in the Triangle area are welcome to join the team as satellite athletes and will receive race support and the opportunity to participate in clinics and skills camps.
*Race weekends will count as a practice session. Fees include all practices and clinics. Contact Coach Ean for the fee schedule or if you have questions about enrollment (there is flexibility in joining teams throughout the season).
Athletes interested in cycling only may join the DEVO squad and participate in cycling practices.
RACE CALENDAR 2021
Suggested races (to be confirmed)
**Denotes coach attended races.
Seat bag with spare tube/levers/CO2
Team racing suit
Team Tech Tee
Watch with laps
HPT/DEVO (additional items)
Stationary Bike Trainer
Wetsuit (optional, but highly recommended)
Cycling team kit including jacket (optional)
Heart rate monitor strap