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  • Triathlon Training  in Ottawa - Team Triumph Triathlon Club - Team Triumpher Spotlight - Ariane Zeba

    Team Triumpher Spotlight - Ariane Zeba


    Ariane Zeba meets her goal of becoming a swimmer and doing triathlons!
    When I started with Team Triumph I was working out a little bit with a personal trainer and irregularly attending group lessons at a gym. My husband and Iarrived in Ottawa and I began to look up triathlon clubs on the Internet for my husband to train with a club. At first, Team Triumphlooked like a pro club. I must admit that I was a bit intimidated when I first signed up, but my fears were assuaged because the coaches are very welcoming and so are the members of the club. How I joined Team Triumph is an example of how sharing your dream with someone can lead to the realization of that dream! During a hike, I shared ....

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  • Triathlon Training  in Ottawa - Team Triumph Triathlon Club - Weekend Highlights (Riverkeeper and more)

    Weekend Highlights (Riverkeeper and more)

    Team Triumph had another great turnout at the Ottawa River Triathlon on the weekend. The weather was ideal and the water was cool but not freezing. The attraction to this triathlon is that your transitions don't count so it's basically 3 time trials. You can take as long as you like to change, drink, stretch and smell the flowers. It's a great training race to try out clothing and fuel for your A race. Jacques Denault just turned 70 and that didn't stop him from doing his first duathlon. His wife Sue Bennett was there doing the Sprint Triathlon without a wetsuit! Congratulations to everyone!! SPRINT TRIATHLON: Sevak Manjikian - 2nd AG Lucie Tremblay- 4th Overall/1st ....

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  • Triathlon Training  in Ottawa - Team Triumph Triathlon Club - Incredible Racing at Perth Triathlon

    Incredible Racing at Perth Triathlon

    WHAT AN INCREDIBLE DAY AT THE PERTH TRIATHLON!! Thanks a million to Triumpher Kris Plant and her team for putting on another spectacular event! We had a record-setting 25Team Triumph members competing this year..woo hoo!! There were so many amazing stories to be told today;from where everyone started and where they are now. It's all about the journey and for some, it has just begun. For others, it's a test of the three sports and what life throws at you from one year to the next. What stands out, is that no matter what,we stay healthy and fit and keep coming back year after year. It's equally important that wehave the same joy crossing the finish line as we did the years before. As you ....

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  • ORW Extravaganza. Our Team Rocked it out there!!!

    Congratulations to everyone who raced, cheered and volunteered for Ottawa's largest race weekend! It was great to see somany familiar faces whether at the race expo, on the course or cheering. Check out all of the latest results and pictures below from Triumpherspast and present... MARATHON FINISHERS Julie Lafrance - 1st Marathon Steve Swanwick - 1st Marathon Glen Paradis - Personal Best Coach Maggie - 11th in AG - Boston Qualifier Wendy Gifford - Happy to be marathoning again :) Kevin Mercer - Boston Qualifier Valerie Bellemare Debbie Ward Kris Plant - Out pacing her son :) HALF MARATHON Gary Maxwell - 19th in AG John McGowan Kit E Kory MacDonald - Guide ....

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  • Team Triumpher's Race Highlights

    AT THE RACES! CONGRATULATIONS TO EVERYONE ....who participated in the Early Bird Triathlon Races on the weekend! Roylana , Albert and Dan completed their 1st triathlon and we had many on the podium on the weekend. Super Sprint Triathlon Ariane Zeba - 4th AG Sprint Triathlon Sue Bennett - 1st AG Roylana Larochelle- 11th AG and son, Albert Larochelle 4th AG Kevin Mercer - 1st AG Long Course Triathlon Christine Demers - 4th AG Cecile Beaurepaire - 4th AG Dan Begin - 3rdAG Byron Johnson - 2nd AG Coach Julia - 2nd AG Long Course Duathlon Gary Maxwell - 1st AG Sprint Duathlon Pam Dilawri - 2nd Overall, 1st AG Long Course Swim - Cycle Nancy St-Germain ....

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  • Triathlon Transitions Clinic

    The Transitions Area is NOT a rest stop. They are another leg of a triathlon, but shorter. Most people would not do a triathlon without having swum, run or cycled, right? Same should go for transitions. At our transition clinic, we shared some great tips to makethose transition smooth, reviewing what to bring and how to prepare forrace day. We then put those finely tuned skills into practice doing sweet spot bike intervals followed by zone 2 runs. This is a great workout to prepare and train for the transition from bike to run. ....

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  • Mont Tremblant Training Camp Highlights

    TEAM TRIUMPH TREMBLANT TRAINING CAMP 2018 A good time was had by all at camp! We were "blessed" with all kinds of weather. We had a warm rain as we climbed and descended Duplessis so we could all get used to riding it in the rain, and then a cold front pulled in and we were challenged to dress for a cool run and a windy and cold long ride. Again, great mental preparation for "anything can happen on race day". The St-Jovite pool was awesome and gave everyone an opportunity to work on triathlon passing and sighting skills plus a few tough drills and sets. Thanks a million to Debi Zaret who graciously hosted the potluck and the 3 Coaches Talk on Tricks of the Triathlon Trade. ....

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  • Outdoor Summer Fun Program

    At Team Triumph, we could not be more excited to announce the BEST DEAL OF THE YEAR on comprehensive Triathlon Training in Ottawa. Our Outdoor Summer Fun program is offering men and women of all skill levels the chance to take on comprehensive coaching, incredible support, and a huge group of new friends. We're kicking off the Summer Fun in May so don't miss out! EXPIRED
    Why Is The Outdoor Summer Fun System Right For You?

    The simple answer is you can save an incredible amount of money with this once-a-year offering. You'll get professional grade training for as little as $2.85 an hour! Still unsure? We have broken down the price point for you so you can see just how amazing a ....

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  • Paris in the Spring and Flinging in Smith Falls

    RACE SEASON IS UPON US!!
    Paris Marathon - Emilie's Run - Spring Fling Running Thing - Montreal Half Marathon Congrats to Lucie Villeneuve who just came back from completing the Paris Marathon and then joined Kit E this weekend as they completed the Montreal Half Marathon (seeabove). Anne Edwards was at the finish line to greet them! Debi Zaret was out at the very competitive Emilie's Run 5km race and did a smokin' time! Coach Maggie, Renee Robert and Janet Whitley were all really pleased with their times at the Spring Fling Running Thing. Busy weekend and it's only just begun...woo hoo!! Coach Maggie - Renee - Janet Spring Fling ....

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  • Linda Lafrance Tames the Beast Known as the Boston Marathon

    Linda Lafrance Completes the Boston Marathon!! I was apprehensive leading up to Boston. I know just how insidiously an injury can happen but this time I felt strong and ready. I had two good legs. The weather was tricky, 100% chance of rain with winds at 45-55 km/ hr from the East. So, a head wind all the way back to Boston. I think I got the layers right but the rain weighed me down in the wool socks and warmer long pants. Despite this, my leg muscles never warmed up.I had to fuel more often as my body was working hard at keeping me warm and at feeding my muscles. I started off the downhill at a pace of 5:00-5:15 then tried to stay ....

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