the TRIATHLON program


UCSD Masters Triathlon Program's


With the arrival of 2015 comes an opportunity to set some new fitness goals.  If you've ever wanted to give a triathlon a try, then our Beginning Triathlon Clinic (BTC) will help you prepare for it the right way.  Trust in the best triathlon coaches gathered in one program, here with the UCSD Triathlon Program. 

Head Triathlon Coach Terry Martin has completed 9 Hawaii Ironman Triathlons and over 200 (yes!!!) other triathlons around the world.  You will get great techical expertise on all three sports, and have fun training and competiting in your first triathlon.

In addition to getting in some great workouts and people to train with, Terry will also write up a 12 week training program, that will keep you on track for the end of the quarter Terry's 4-4-2 triathlon that she will host for the participants.

Terry's 4-4-2 triathlon is a 400 yard swim in the pool, a 4 mile bike ride on campus and a 2 mile run to the track from the pool.  Along for the race will be members of the UCSD Student Tri team and other UCSD Masters triathletes, making it a truly fun fitness event for everyone!

** Register for the BTC at RIMAC or the CANYONVIEW Pool **         

It's all part of the UCSD Triathlon Program.   

More Information: Coach Terry Martin( )

On February 21st and 22nd, the UC San Diego Triathlon Team will host its 9th annual Tritonman Sprint Triathlon at the site of the historic first triathlon 25 years ago on Fiesta Island. The Tritonman is a 750m swim, 20K bike and 5K run. The Feb. 21 race is a collegiate/pro draft-legal sprint, which will feature a number of 2014 Olympic triathletes, but on Sunday, Feb. 22, the community is invited to race with collegiate athletes from around the country, 1982 Ironman world champion Kathleen McCartney, Ironman legend Julie Moss and local endurance sports celebrity Bob Babbitt. Entry fees for UC San Diego students/faculty/staff are only $60 and $75 for all others. Your entry will help support the UC San Diego Triathlon Team and send its top triathletes to the USA Triathlon’s Collegiate National Championships in Clemson, SC at the end of April. Register online at: For more information go to: If you can’t make the race, but would like to donate to the team, go to:




6:00-7:30am Tue & Thursday with Terry Martin

5:45-7:15pm Tuesday with James Sheremeta 

5:45-7:15pm Thursday with Tom Piszkin

TURBO WORKOUTS: 6:00-7:30am (Tues on the track & Fridays on the patio). 

* All run workouts meet on the south end of the track!!

AM RUN Workouts.......

TUESDAY 1/27:  10-15min warm up & strides. Then a straight block of 12-16 x 400 trying to hold the same speed throughout with :60 rest.

THURSDAY 1/29:  
Campus Loop Tempo Test!!!



Triathletes should be able to run, bike and swim with some proficiency. We meet at the track for all the run and bike workouts and the Canyonview pool for swim workouts.  A limited number of turbo trainers are available for the turbo workouts.  If you have your own turbo trainer, please bring it with you so you can learn to train on your own equipment.  Oh, yeh...bring your bike with you! 

(All Friday turbo workouts will be at the Spanos Training Facility - North Patio - just above the track.  Tuesdays will be on the track.) 

Registration for new participants will be at RIMAC or the front desk at the Canyonview Aquatics Center.! Renewals can also be paid at the Canyonview Pool Front Desk.

Community Membership:
Daily- $10.00 Quarterly- $165.00 (includes facility use card)

*If you already have a REC CARD:Program Fee-$105.00

Student Membership:
Daily- $4.00 / Quarterly- $55.00

**Triathletes may attend any swimming, running and turbo workouts!!

For more information please contact Terry Martin >


National Sports Registration Forms for 2014

All of our athletes must be affiliated with a National organization for liability purposes. Please register online or download the forms and mail 'em in. Carry your form with you (good if you travel).

***Triathlon***2013 USAT registration form

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