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  • Buster Britton, 2013.
  • Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon - June 29, 2014
  • Tuesday Night Group Ride 2014
  • The best club volunteers around!
  • Ironman Florida, November 2013
  • Marnie reacts to seeing her club friends during Ironman Chattanooga
  • Ironman Florida swim start. November 2013
  • Derek swims in the TN river during IM Chattanooga

Upcoming Events

Clinic 2: Building Your Plan

Sat Jan 17 @ 9:00AM -

Annual Club Party

Sat Jan 24 @ 6:00PM -

Board Meeting

Mon Feb 02 @ 6:00PM -

Clinic 3: Your First Triathlon

Sat Feb 14 @ 9:00AM -

Mercedes Marathon Weekend

Sun Feb 22 @ 7:00AM -
Vulcan Triathletes is a not-for-profit organization created to promote the sport of triathlon in Birmingham.
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  • Board of Directors Slate 2015

    We are proud to announce our slate for 2015 Board of Directors. Per our bylaws, additional names may be nominated if presented to the Board at least 15 days prior to the election and endorsed by a minimum of 5 active club members. The deadline to submit new nominations is January 10. 

    President:  Burt Chandler

    Vice President:  Russ Bailey

    Secretary: Katie Hannigan

    Treasurer:  Laural Dugan

    At Large Board Members:  Whitney Price, Stephanie Lorino, and Jake Huggart

    We would like to THANK the nominating committee for their hard work:  Sophia Lal, Jennifer Skjellum, Burt Chandler, Chad Hathorne, and Matt Jaeh. 

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  • Annual Club Party

    Mark your calendars for our ANNUAL CLUB PARTY!! Music, food, beverages, door prizes galore! We will be voting in our new 2015 Board of Directors as well as giving out our two club awards: Volunteer of the Year and the Sherry Colgin Commitment to Triathlon Award. 

    January 24, 2015

    6:00 PM

    Cahaba Pump House Station 

    4012 Sicard Hollow Road

    Birmingham, AL 35242

    Ticket prices are $10 per person in advance and $15 at the door.  

    Only active members are eligible for our awesome door prizes...Speaking of door prizes, we are actively collecting our give-a-ways. If you, your company, your favorite shop ...or anyone else you know would like to contribute a small door prize we would greatly appreciate it. As a Thank You, we will list all sponsors on our club website and give special recognition at our annual party. 


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  • Off Season Clinics

    Back by poplular demand, the Vulcan Tri Off Season Clinic Series. All clinics are FREE to anyone who would like to attend. We only ask that you RSVP under events so we have an idea on the number  of folks to prepare for! 

    December 13, 2014 "Training in the Off Season" with USAT Coach Casey Fannin

    9:30 a.m.

    Sweat and Gears Cycle Studio 

    RSVP under the EVENTS tab. 

    Following the clinic be sure to attend the Vulcan Tri Cycle class. Please create an account and sign up ahead of time to reserve  your bike. Sign up here!


    January 17, 2015 "Building Your Plan for a Successful Tri Season" with USAT Coaches Craig Cecil and Sarah Portella

    9:00 a.m.

    Cahaba Cycles Homewood


    February 14, 2015 "Your First Triathlon" with USAT Coach Geoffrey Gartman


    Bob's Bikes - Homewood


    March 14, 2015* DATE CHANGE! "Cycling Safely—Before, During and After Your Ride" with USAT Coach Al Schlosser. 

    Will cover topics on pre-ride bike safety checks, clothing choices for visibility, rules of the road, rules of the group and more!

    9:00 a.m.

    Bike Link Hoover

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  • Club Coaching Deal from USAT Coaches Craig Cecil & Sarah Portella

    Wondered what it is like to have someone else plan your workouts? Wanted someone to give you feedback on that tough speed-work session or pool workout? Nervous about the financial commitment of hiring a coach?

    Try our program; no strings attached! 

    Benefits of Personalized Coaching:

    • All of your workouts are planned for you! No need to come up with another speed workout or swim session. 
    • 3 FREE private or group coaching lessons (one each swim, bike, run).
    • A TrainingPeaks account in your name to analyze your data.
    • Access to your coach via email, text and phone.
    • An accountability partner. 
    • A discounted coaching fee structure.
    • The opportunity to work with a USAT certified coach.

    Here’s The Deal:

    • Send us an email letting us know you are interested in Tri-A-Coach. 
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    • We will contact you and set up a meeting to work out all the details. 
    • Your 8 weeks of personalized training begins!

    Tri-A-Coach is for athlete’s that would like to complete or compete at the sprint and olympic distances and have never been coached. We want to offer you a taste of what it is like to work with a coach without a long term commitment. 

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