YMCA of Greater Charlotte

Harris YMCA

Triathlon Training

16+ years

Dream of putting your endurance to the test in a triathlon or just want to hone your skills for the upcoming race season? Meet other enthusiasts in a group training session with seasoned instructors who will show you how to prepare, train and reach your goal without injury. Open to first-time triathletes and seasoned competitors.

 Spring Session:
 Dates: MAR 31 – MAY 24 
 Cost: $150/Member | $195/Non-Member 
 Coach: Vicki Yeingst (USAT Level II certified coach, Personal Trainer, NASM-CPT)

You will get a periodized training schedule that will prepare you for race day and give you a training plan for the days we do not meet. Not only will we offer underwater swim analysis, but also clinics for bike maintenance as well as bike fitting, shoe fitting, gait analysis, strength and core training, injury prevention and nutrition. You will have discounts into local races and local swim, run and bike shops. SPACE IS LIMITED. REGISTER NOW TO SECRURE YOUR SPOT!

Summer I: JUN 9 – AUG 2 | Summer II: AUG 4 – SEP 28 | Fall: OCT 20 – DEC 13

 Sample Training Schedule
 Outdoor Ride:
WED | 6:00 AM or 7:00 PM | HARRIS
TUES | 6:30 AM or 6:00 PM | HARRIS
SAT | 7:30 AM | Indoor & Outdoor Training
 Ramblin' Rose Triathlon Training:
 Dates: MAR 10 - MAY 30
 Cost: $225/Member | $275/Non-Member

This Women's Only program includes 3-4 weekly group coached sessions by two USAT certified coaches. Learn the proper fundamentals, receive nutritional clinics, fitness assessments, a training schedule to follow, functional/strength training and coached feedback along the way. Additional clinics include: Tire changing, Transitions, Bricks, Cadence, Gear changing, Group rides and more. All ages and abilities welcomed, but this program is geared more for beginners. 

 Training Schedule: All sessions between 9:30 AM and 1:00 PM
 Tuesday – Functional Training and Group Run at 11:00 AM
 Wednesday – Group Swim at 11:00 AM
 Thursday – Functional Training and Group Ride

 Race: Sunday, JUN 1 at Harris YMCA More info>>
 It benefits Tri It For Life as well as the the Harris YMCA's many important community outreach programs.

For more information, please contact:
Kate Wheeler, Sr. Health & Wellness Director
704 716 6927 | kate.wheeler@ymcacharlotte.org

YMCA Mission: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.