I am thrilled to announce the launch of the OWL TRI Team!
We are expected to begin practices the week of 11 September, with practices on T/Th and Sats. Most groups practice 2x week.
Swim practices are scheduled to be held at Rice University. Bike/Run/Transition sessions are TBD.
The following describes the team levels, fees and expectations.
OWL youth Tri Team — Beginning 11 September 2011
Email: email@example.com to reserve your spot.
OWL youth TRI TEAM requires a non-refundable registration fee to hold your space. This fee is $50 until 1Sept, and $75 after that.
ALL athletes are expected to compete as an OWL and for the OWL TRI TEAM.
The Team Levels:
GROUP I: (Developmental group) $85/month; 6-10years
Two practices a week — T — bike/run/transition; Sa– swim 3pm
This athlete is: new to triathlon.
Is able to RIDE (bicycle) safely without training wheels.
Can SWIM 25 yards freestyle, proficiently
Can WALK/RUN 1/2 mile
GROUP II: (Youth Performance) $100/month; 7-10years
Two practices/week — Th — bike/run/transition; Sa — swim 4pm
This athlete Has some experience in triathlin.
AND Can RIDE 3miles wkth safe bike handling skills
Can SWIM 100yards Freestyle proficiently
Can RUN 1/2mile in under 6minutes.
Has Coach Approval.
GROUP III (Youth Performance) $110/month; 11-15years
Two – three practices/week with the opportunity to participate in longer rides with the pre-elites.
TH — bike/run/transitions; Sa — swim 5:00pm
This athlete has triathlon experience (more than two races).
Can RIDE 6miles
Can SWIM 200yards freestyle proficiently
Can RUN/WALK 1mile
Has Coach Approval
PRE-ELITE $120/month; 9-13years
Two – four practices a week. T/TH — bike/run/transitions; Sa — swim 5pm
This athlete is Advanced or Experienced triathlete.
Can RIDE 6miles in a group
Has advanced bike handling skills
P Can SWIM 300yards proficiently
Has swum in open water
Can RUN 1/2mile in under 4minutes
Can RUN 2miles without stopping
Has Coach Approval.
This is for those athletes who want to be an OWL, but are unable to participate in practices.
Registration fee: $50 until 1Sept; $75 thereafter.
With weekly training schedule: $75/month.
No training schedule has no additional fee.
The OWL TRI TEAM website ks currently under construction.
If you are interested in starting your training now or for more information about the OWLS, please contact Coach Meg at firstname.lastname@example.org