Experience Triathlon Sprint Tri (Pleasant Prairie, Wisc.)

Last week, triathletes in Chicago were hoping to get wet prior to the swim cancellation due to Lake Michigan water conditions.  This week, just...

Jorgensen Repeats as World Champion

Gwen Jorgensen won her second consecutive ITU World Triathlon Grand Final title this afternoon, finishing the Standard (Olympic) distance course in Grant Park in...

NCAA Approves Triathlon for Women

A vote will be held this week to help push triathlon towards becoming a sponsored NCAA varsity sport. The first step in the process...

How to Find Foods that Work Best With Your Training Program

What triathletes eat in the months, days and hours before a race is just as important as their fitness routine. With the Transamerica Chicago...

Chicago Athlete’s Top Stories in 2015

With a full year of racing, training and reporting behind us, Chicago Athlete looks back at our most-read stories of 2015. 10. Locals Shine at...

Illinois Triathletes Perform Well at Nationals

The best triathletes in the country were in Milwaukee over the weekend competing in the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships. Illinois triathletes made...

Graduating from Sprint to Olympic Distance Triathlons

When you decide to start participating in triathlons, you have to start somewhere.   Many people start with the sprint triathlons. Sprint triathlons are the...

ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago Seeks Volunteers

The ITU World Triathlon Grand Final and World Championships opened volunteer registration yesterday, giving those interested the opportunity to have a direct impact on...

Family Friendly Suburban Triathlon Turns 30

The Leaning Tower YMCA Tower Triathlon will celebrate its 30th anniversary this year with races that provide kids and adults with the opportunity to...

Chicago Tri Community Gear Swap

Sunday, April 24 Come exchange, buy and/or sell gently used triathlon gear. RSVP is Required. Time: 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Location: Old Fifth Bar & Restaurant 1027 W. Madison...