Triathlon Links

Local Race Organizers

  • Endurance Magazine – In addition to publishing the widely distributed Endurance Magazine, these folks produce the Tar Heel Ten Miler and Fleet Feet 4 Mile Run in April as well as the Bull City Race Fest, featuring a 5 mile run and half marathon.
  • FS Seroes – Another race organizer that has an ever increasing list of quality triathlons, duathlons and more in and around North Carolina.
  • Jones Racing Company – Producer of many triathlons including the Belews Lake sprint and olympic as well as the NC State Championship (ITU style).  In addition, they produce many running events.
  • SetUp Events – The state’s biggest race organizer. These guys put on lots of great races across north Carolina as well as in Virginia and South Carolina.
  • Trivium Racing – Producers of many area and regional multisport and running events including the Triad Duathlon Series every Spring.
  • Cardinal Track Club – A great running group based in Carrboro. These guys put on several races including the legendary Thanksgiving Day Gobble and Gorge 8K.
  • trifind.com/nc.html – A good source for finding “all the other triathlons” in North Carolina and elsewhere around the United States.

Local Retailers

  • Bull City Running – One of the area’s most complete stores for running shoes and attire.  The folks at Bull City also organize runs from Fullsteam Brewery in Durham every Wednesday night year-round as well as the Running of the Bulls 8k the last weekend in May every year.
  • Durham Cycles – Specialists in selling and servicing both road and triathlon bicycles.
  • Try Sports – Serving all aspects of multisports with an extensive inventory of swimming, biking and running equipment.

Truly Helpful Links for Triathletes

  • Triangle SportsPlex – Located in Hillsborough right off I-85, this is a great place to train, and the venue for a sprint triathlon in August.
  • Duke Aquatics – If you’re looking to seriously improve your swimming, Duke Aquatics has a great Master’s program. Workouts take place at several locations including the SportsPlex and Hollow Rock in Durham.
  • wetsuitrental.com – Wetsuits are a great investment but if you’ll only need it for one race, just rent it. Several club members have had positive experiences with this company.

Other North Carolina Triathlon Clubs