Friday, February 25, 2011

USAT Collegiate National Championship Just 10 Days Away!!!

Only 10 days till YOUR UWM Triathlon Team takes on Tuscalossa.

Men:       Jake Jendusa
               Ted Petermann
               Lee Schmidt
               Patrick Trafton

Women: Robin Bauer
              Abbey Graceffa
              Allie Gerschwiler
              Chrystal Amini-Hajibashi

Goodluck UWM Triathlon at Nats!

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Meeting Minutes February 15, 2011 – 8:00PM

**(Information on dues, club benefits, club sponsors, race schedule, etc. available on the previous blog post and on the right hand side of the website)**

Introductions – 23 in attendance

Club Merchandise

Extra race hats are available for purchase. Race visors, Winter hats, Fall/Spring hats - $10-$15. Colors available: white or black. Contact Jake ( regarding availability.

Unauthorized Race Cancellation Policy

Check made out to the UWM Triathlon Club as an insurance policy against dropping out of races within a given timeframe. This is a check that will NOT BE DEPOSITED as long as you race. This is to ensure that you are 110% committed to race and will not back out for any reason. *except for SERIOUS reasons previously mentioned.

Use the listserv to post workout schedules to contact the entire team. Simply send an email to the following email address, and instantly reach the entire club! Do not be afraid to send emails – simply include time of workout, meeting place, expected duration and intensity of workout, etc

Email to get listserv address (So we don't get spammed by robots)

Endurance Nation Training Camp

Four day camp in Madison, WI from Endurance Nation to prep for Ironman Racing. Even if you are not into iron-distance racing, this is still a great opportunity to increase mileage and endurance! Cost is only $25!!! However you need to provide your own lodging, food, etc. Most camps of this nature cost SIGNIFICANTLY more than this one put on by EN, so take advantage of this! See link for more info:

Triathlon Training Plans

Pfitzinger: Advanced Marathoning (Also available on amazon)

Meeting adjourned @ 9:00PM with Nationals Team Meeting following

Monday, February 14, 2011

Welcome to The home of The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) Triathlon Team

Our first meeting of the semester will be Tuesday February 15th at 8:00pm in Union 179. Bring $$$ or checkbook to pay dues ($50) to get in on all the fun!

Why join? You will receive at a minimum the following benefits:
  • A minimum of Six FREE Triathlons throughout the country a year (includes hotel, gas, rental car, etc. when applicable)
  • Chance for free races and discounted races through Multisport Event Management
  • 40%-60% Midwest Sports Events Races with a special coupon code
  • A Huge discount at all Six Wheel & Sprocket locations on EVERYTHING (yes this includes bikes)
  • Use of team equipment (TT Helmets, Cycleops Fluid Trainers, Car Racks, etc.)
  • A Huge Discount at all four InStep Running locations throughout the state 
  • Punch Card for 2 pairs of shoes from InStep at an even bigger discount
  • Discount on Team Clothing 
  • Team Clinics, social events, group training, and camaraderie of like minded individuals :)
  • A discount code for 40-60% off all Rudy Project Sunglasses, Helmets, Goggles, and apparel (Hmm, Italian goodness!!!)
  •  A discount Code for 50% off Xterra Wetsuits 
  •  A discount code for TriFaster Coaching Events and Clinics

                                               -2011 Jersey Design-

            *Stay tuned for updates over the next few days about UWM Triathlon*