Junior Triathlon Programs


High Performance Team

USA Triathlon

TRIATHLON The High Performance Team requires a try-out. HPT is open to athletes "racing" age 13-19 and U23

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: April - May (10 weeks)

Session 3: June - 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:

https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Triathlon/Elite/Junior-Elite/Races

 

RACE CALENDAR 2021  

 

May 29 - E3 Race #1

https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/Greensboro/GreensboroYouthTriathlon703SeriesEmeraldPointeWetnWild

June 19 - 3 Lil Pigs 

https://fsseries.com/event/3-little-pigs-triathlon/details/

June 20 - E3 Race #2

https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/Greensboro/youthtriseries

July 31 - HFFA Kids Tri

https://www.trisignup.com/Race/NC/Huntersville/HFFAKidsTriathlon

July 31-Aug 1 - USAT Nationals (Ohio)

https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Triathlon/Events/National-Championships/2021/2021-Youth-and-Junior-Nationals

Aug 14 - High Point Triathlon 

 

 

 

Download
2020 USAT Junior Elite Series Guidev2.pd
Adobe Acrobat Document 1.1 MB

Team clothing link - online store closes April 19, 2021

http://www.voler.com/custom/ordering/li/38590

Delivery - late May 2021

Development "DEVO" Team

 

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.

 


Equipment

All Teams

Goggles

Swimsuit

Running Shoes

Bicycle Helmet

Road Bike

Seat bag with spare tube/levers/CO2

Road ID

Team racing suit

Team Tech Tee

Watch with laps

 

HPT/DEVO (additional items)

Clipless Pedals

Triathlon Shoes

Stationary Bike Trainer

Wetsuit (optional, but highly recommended)

Cycling team kit including jacket (optional)

Bike Computer

 Heart rate monitor strap