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BECOME A MEMBER

Race Season is HERE!

 We have had an incredible start to the season. Already (7) races in, we've done (2) community service projects and raised $1,380 by volunteering at local race water stations. Participating at cheersquad not only helps your teammates and the runners but our organization as well! To everyone who met their race goal! Whether it was chasing a new PR, doing your first Triathlon or running race, not stopping during a race, everyone of ya'll are killing it and should be proud!

Race Calendar

Congrats to all the Women who crushed
The National Women’s Half!

Saturday Morning Run | 5.5.18

Team Suits are HERE!

 

Pick for all Level 1 & 2 Members who have not received their kits and/or Tri Suits will be held post Saturday run at 10-11:45 am.

Location:
Grace Street Coffee
3210 Grace St NW

If you can NOT attend you have (2) options:
1. Have a Proxy pick up your things
2. Send $7 to info@districttriathlon.com paypal with shipping address to be mailed.

District Tri Amazon Smile Page

 

It's almost Mothers day!

Have you heard about AmazonSmile?! AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support a District Triathlon, every time you shop, at no cost to you! When you shop at amazon smile, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com. Amazon donating a portion of the purchase price to the organization, is the added bonus! How to get started:

1. Go to smile.amazon.com
2. Click the dropdown arrow next to the word “SUPPORTING ”
3. Type in “DISTRICT TRIATHLON” and click “Search”
4. Select DISTRICT TRIATHLON. 5. Shop! :)

It’s that simple! Tell your friends, family, anyone who uses Amazon! Shop and give!
Every little bit goes a long way!

2018 Summer Training Schedule

SWIMS:
Monday & Thursday 7:45PM - 9PM
Location:
Takoma Aquatic Center 300 Van Buren Street NW Washington, DC 20012

BIKE:
Arrow Bicycle
5108 Baltimore Avenue
Hyattsville, MD 20781

Friday Beginner Ride w/ Arrow Bicycle 6:00PM (12-15mph pace)
Sunday Intermediate Ride w/ Arrow Bicycle 9:00AM (16+mph pace)

RUN: (locations alternate)
Option #1
Saturday Morning Run 9am
Bag Drop at 8:30am, 25% off coffee
Location: Grace Street Coffee

3210 Grace St NW, Washington, DC 20007

BIKE // RUN: 
Wednesdays 5:45-7:30pm
Location:
East Potomac Pool Parking Lot

Be sure to check IG, the website and/or GroupMe Calendar for more team workouts.

2018 Mid-East Club Regional Championship

I wanted to let you all know that we're clear to announce the 2018 Mid-East Club Championship race as Bear Triathlon in Delaware: Only the Olympic Distance Counts for points. This is our target team race for the season. We are in Division 3 and will be submitting the roster soon. Only registered USA Triathlon members will be able to score points on behalf of DT. There is still time to get your USAT membership. (links at bottom of newsletter)

RACE DISTANCE

Sprint - 0.6 Mile Swim, 14 Mile Bike, 3 Mile Run
Olympic - 0.9 Mile Swim, 24 Mile Bike, 6 Mile Run
RACE LOCATION
 
Lums Pond State Park - 1068 Howell School Road, Bear, DE 19701. 
The race will start and finish at Area 1 inside Lums Pond State Park. 
Sign Up Here

May Happy Hour!

It's finally May and we have beautiful weather! You know what that means....it's time for our next DT Happy Hour! 

Date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018
Time: 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Location:
DC Reynolds
2628 Georgia Ave NW
(Georgia Ave Metro)

DT Annual Beach Trip

Beach Trip Update:

After talking with many of you, we learned that most folks prefer to have a day trip to the beach instead of staying the weekend. As the date gets closer, we’ll arrange a meet up // car pool spot so we can all drive up and down together.

District Triathlon Membership,

We value community building at DT and are happy to present you with one of our favorite team volunteer events! The 2018 STRIVE2TRI Splash N Dash on Saturday June 16th at the Ellen Linson Pool, College Park, MD.

We don't expect everyone to be available but need about 10 committed people to make this a success for the community.  

Volunteer day logistics:

Date: June 16th

Event schedule
Youth Race 8:00 AM
Adult Race 9:00 AM 

Volunteer Schedule: 
Volunteer arrival: 5:00 AM
End of Event: 11: 00 AM

Volunteer group responsibilities include setting up and assisting in the following:  Transition Area, Finish Chute, Patrol Run Trail w/ (2) Bikes & in water to support Red Cap Youth participants (participants who have recently learned or are still learning to swim).

If you have any questions, please contact the membership director at membership@districttriathlon.com.

Interested in doing a Splash N Dash with Strive2Tri?
Volunteers interested in participating in the adult race of the Strive2Tri Splash N Dash your fee will be waived and you'll be placed in the final heat of the College Park Splash N Dash. If you volunteer and would rather race on another day, you're able to have a waived fee for the 6/2/2018 Splash N Dash in Bowie, MD. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=etevX5ugwY8&amp=&feature=youtu.be

Sign Up To Volunteer or Race Here

USA Triathlon Membership

If you’re planning on doing more than one triathlon this year this is worth your investment! USA Triathlon offers an Adult ($50) Annual Membership (12 month membership), it’s additional to your DT membership. USAT is the governing body our club is under.

Benefits of being a member

  • Eliminates one-day memberships per USA Triathlon sanctioned races/events
  • You can purchase a day membership for $15 or a year for $50.00.  Each race requires a membership so if you plan on doing more than 1 or 2 races the yearly membership is worth it.
  • Demonstrated club growth
  • Olympic Team development
  • If you're racing an Olympic distance race at a championship or at one of our team races you’re helping us show our growth, growing the division we qualify for as a team, and you’re helping us expand the kinds of grants we can access to improve your member experience
  • Promoting the benefits of the multisport lifestyle
  • USAT Quarterly magazine

To register go to: https://membership.usatriathlon.org/public/register  

To renew go to: https://membership.usatriathlon.org/Account/Login

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