If you enjoy running like Russell Sergent and want to do it competitively, you may want to consider entering triathlons. Before you think there aren’t any near you, take the time to do your research and see what is available. Here are some tips for finding a triathlon in your area.
You can use the Internet to find anything, even triathlon races near you. Just doing a simple search with your favorite search engine to find what you need. Visit the website or use the contact information to get the time and date and registration deadlines for the events you want to attend.
Check with Local School
Many school, especially colleges host or are away of triathlons and other athletic events in your area. Call the sport administration office or simply look on campus for bulletin boards that may offer fliers. You can also contact track coaches.
Join a Mailing List
Once you have participated in your first triathlon, sign up for a mailing list. This will likely get your name on more running mailing lists and allow you to receive information in the mail on upcoming events in your area.
You may not have many triathlons in your area, but you can count on there being one nearby. Russell Sergent participates in as many triathlons as he can and tried to find them close to his home.