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COUNTDOWN TO THE TRIKC LONGVIEW JR TRIATHLON
TRiKC CHILLIN & GRILLIN SUMMER PICNIC AND BURGER BATTLE
It is picnic time! Join us this Sunday, July 9, 4:30pm, for the Annual TRiKC Picnic and Burger Battle!
We are firing up the grill, so you can show us your best burger. We are half way through the triathlon season and great burgers are one of the best ways to celebrate summer cuisine. So gather up your ingredients and see if you can win TRiKC's Burger Battle! Otherwise, come taste some of the best burgers in the world and enjoy the picnic.
The Burger Battle rules are simple. You provide everything necessary to make two (2) of your prize winning burgers which must contain at least 51% beef. We provide the grill. You cook your burgers for the judges who will score your burger 1 to 10 for taste and 1 to 5 for presentation. The winner will be the declared the TRiKC Beast in the Kitchen for 2017.
For those who do not want to compete in the Burger Battle, bring whatever you would like to grill for you or our group.
What to bring to the Summer Picnic: (1) a side dish or dessert to share with fellow club members; (2) burgers, brats, hot dogs, vegetables, or whatever you want to grill for the folks in your party; (3) TRiKC will supply beer and water, you supply any other beverage of choice; and (5) your ingredients if you are entering the Burger Battle.
The Herrons are the host of this year's picnic at 11333 W. 121 Terrace, Overland Park, Kansas 66213. Click here to RSVP which is appreciated, but not required.
PLEASE VOLUNTEER AT OUR YOUTH TRIATHLONS
We need volunteers for the 25th Annual TRiKC Longview Jr Triathlon on July 23. If you can give us just a few hours of your time, we would very much appreciate your dedication to supporting youth fitness and the sport of triathlon. All volunteers receive a cool volunteer t-shirt and the opportunity to take part in all of the festivities. More importantly, you will impact youth triathletes on their journey to become healthy, active and responsible kids. TRiKC members earn TRiFunDo points. Please help make a difference. To volunteer for the TRiKC Longview Jr Triathlon click here.
Bike + Run + Eat. Sound like fun? It is! On Tuesdays throughout the summer and fall, TRiKC members meet at various locations in the area for an evening of cycling followed by a run. Brick by Brick we improve our conditioning and build a brick hard foundation. After each session, we gather at a local restaurant to socialize. Multisport athletes of all abilities are welcome to join us. It is a great way to get to know the other members, meet others who are passionate about the sport, and improve your athletic abilities, all while having fun. Check the Coming Attractions page for the time and location of our next Brick. There is no better way to spend a Tuesday evening.
GREAT TO HAVE ROKA SPORTS AS A PARTNER
TRiKC is proud to announce its new partnership with apparel, wetsuit and swim accessories brand, Roka Sports. The Roka brand burst into the triathlon as a premium multisport in 2013 and was quickly embraced by top triathletes including Gwen Jorgensen and Javier Gómez Noya. Roka is the exclusive swim partner and swim course sponsor for all U.S. Ironman events, including the Ironman World Championship.
TRiKC is currently celebrating its 24th anniversary and its members are excited to partner with Roka. Roka’s advanced-technology and innovative materials produce the best performance products in the sport all of which will benefit TRiKC members of every level.
MIDWEST YOUTH TRIATHLON SERIES
All Youth are invited to join the 2017 Midwest Youth Triathlon Series.
For both male and female competitors in the Midwest Youth Triathlon Series, awards will be given for first, second, and third place in each of the following two-year age categories: 8 and under; 9-10; 11-12; and 13-14. All triathletes who participate in all four events in the Series will receive special recognition and will be entered into a raffle to win an iPod Touch! For more information, visit trikids.us.
REGISTER NOW FOR THESE GREAT TRIATHLONS!!!
Midwest Iron Kid Triathlon
Swim for Fitness, Bike for Fun, Run for Life
TRi it this Summer!!!
2017 YOUTH TRIATHLON RESULTS
ELITE YOUTH TRIATHLON TEAM
Calling the youth of the world. This year join SBR Elite Training and Racing which is a triathlon youth development program for junior triathletes ages 8 through 16. Our 2016 practices are underway. If you would like to be part of the SBR Elite Squad, email us at email@example.com.
BE LIKE GWEN
World champion Gwen Jorgensen battled London Gold Medalist, Nicola Spirig, to win Gold for the USA in the women's triathlon at Rio 2016. Gwen went from business women to triathlete. Check out a video of her story here.
From the grassroots to the modern day, Kansas City has been a leader in offering some of the best triathlons on the planet. We encourage you to support our local events so we can keep this great tradition alive. A few of our favorite events are:
TRiKC PERSONAL COACHING
Would you like to be stronger and faster this season? 19° Triathlon Coaching is providing novice TRiKC triathletes with a customized training plan which includes personal coaching. You will receive you own personal training plan designed specifically for your needs and your schedule. You will learn on how to properly train for a triathlon without becoming injured. Your training program will be specially designed to help you properly train for an Olympic or Sprint Distance Race. When you finish this program, you will be stronger and faster, guaranteed.
For more information regarding this exclusive FREE coaching service for TRiKC members, check out our Coaching Network page.
Space is limited and coaching is provided on a first come first serve basis.
Coaching discounts are also available for more experienced triathletes.
EXCLUSIVE: MEMBERS ONLY
Want to see and read about things about the sport of triathlon you will not find anywhere else? Join TRiKC and get access to our Exclusive Members Only pages!!!