Triathlon

The UNC Triathlon club strives to create an inclusive and exciting environment for competition in this demanding but incredibly rewarding sport.  There are no try-outs to join the club, and we welcome all ability levels, no matter if you have done multiple triathlons or none at all. Anyone with interest or experience in swimming, cycling and/or running is encouraged to join!

Fundraising/dues:

  • Our dues are $160 for the year, and $80 per semester.
  • We encourage our members to attend at least one fundraising event per semester.

How to join organization: Open Membership. Join at any time

Practice Days & Times:

  • Monday 4:30pm-6:30pm
  • Tuesday 4pm-6pm
  • Friday 4pm-6pm

Practice Locations: Bowman Gray Pool

Competitive Season: Fall/Spring

Competition Level: National

National Governing Body: USA Triathlon

Recent Accomplishments:

  • Our Women’s team got 3rd place at our Conference Championships.  This is out of 21 teams in one of the most difficult conferences in the nation.

  • Our Women’s team got 14th place out of 91 teams at our National Championships this year. 

  • Cath Rueckeis placed 4th overall in our women’s conference, out of the 133 individual athletes who competed in conference races this year. 

Contact: Alexa Gaffaney alexag@live.unc.edu (919)986-0216

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