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  • Marnie reacts to seeing her club friends during Ironman Chattanooga
  • The best club volunteers around!
  • Ironman Florida swim start. November 2013
  • Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon - June 29, 2014
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Upcoming Events

Vulcan Tri Board Meeting

Mon Jan 02 @ 6:00PM - 07:30PM

Annual Party: Kickoff Extravaganza

Sat Jan 28 @ 6:00PM - 10:00PM
Vulcan Triathletes is a not-for-profit organization created to promote the sport of triathlon in Birmingham.
  • January Clinic: Long Course Panel *Time Change*

    Clinic number two is coming up!

    We are excited to bring back the Long Course Panel again this year. For all of you triathletes that are thinking about doing your first long distance triathlon (or even just your first triathlon!) we will have a solid group of folks that have been there and done that! And they are really excited to share what they have learned over the course of their years competing in triathlon.

    As always we'll keep you caffeinated and well fed!

    Date: January 21

    Time: 11:30 a.m. (plenty of time to run the Red Shoe Run first!)

    Location: old Brownell Travel Building (corner of Lakeshore & Cahaba Rd.) **Please note this is a location change**

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  • 2017 Award Nominations

    Know someone that just loves the sport of triathlon...and made you love it too? Always see the same person at every event volunteering and cheering you on? Then you need to let us know!

    The Deadline to submit your nomination is Monday, Jan. 16. 

    Each year at our annual party we give out two awards. 1. The Sherry Colgin Commitment to Tri award and 2. The Volunteer of the Year award. 

    Sherry Colgin Commitment to Tri - This award is given to one member that has been influential in the local tri community, by giving back or helping to improve our sport, and dedicating time to show that sport to others. 

    Volunteer of the Year - This award is given to one member that has been a stellar volunteer, whether it be at socials, local races, or both!


    To submit names please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  and tell us why you think this person should be nominated.

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  • 2017 Volunteer Positions Available!

    We need your help! 

    We are looking for volunteers to bring some new and fresh ideas into the club.

    Who are we looking for? Any club member (regardless of experience in triathlon) who has an interest in the sport and/or has ideas on what they would like to see for the club.

    What would you do? Meet with the Board once a month to help plan club events (socials, training, clinics), propose ideas and discuss various initiatives.

    If this sounds like the right place for you, email Matt Jaeh for more information! This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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  • VT Party: Kickoff Extravaganza!

    We're coming up to the end of another year...and that means another party!


    This year we are hosting a 5k fun run prior to the start of our party. So come out early for to burn a few extra calories with friends! 


    Do you like to win free stuff? Maybe eat some awesome pizza? Dance? Then make plans to attend our Kickoff Extravaganza! This January we'll celebrate the past years accomplishments and kick off the new season in a big way. 


    5:30 P.M. - 5k Fun Run. Meet outside Avondale Brewing Co. for this informal group run. (Avondale has spacious bathrooms for changing so bring an extra set of clothes if needed)

    6:00 P.M. - Official start to our Kick-Off Extravaganza!

    DATE - January 28th, 2017

    LOCATION - Avondale Brewing Co. upstairs room. (201 41st St. South, Bham 35222)

    Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. To get your tickets now go to: www.vulcantri.com

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  • Farewell Party

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    It's time to celebrate and say good-bye to one of our co-founding members, Matt Bonvicin, as he begins a new chapter in his life. 

    Please join us this Wednesday (aug. 17) at Dave's Pizza for a farewell dinner following the Trak Shak run (approx. 6:30 p.m.).

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