Apr 05 2017

April’s Membership Meeting brings Eric Schwartz to our club via videoconference for a presentation and Q&A

Thursday, April 13 at 7 p.m.
MOREnet Office at the Shoppes at Stadium
221 N. Stadium Blvd., Suite 201

Eric-Schwartz-Triathlon-CoachEric Schwartz is the founder of Duathlon.com, a website with daily triathlon and duathlon news. He served on the USA Triathlon Board of Directors and the USAT Athletes’ Advisory Council. Eric ran at Indiana University and competed in duathlons and triathlons for 16 years before retiring. In 2004 he was the US Duathlon National Champion and that same year he finished 8th at Ironman Wisconsin.

Eric created the podcast Triathlete Training. He has interviewed Olympians, coaches, exercise physiologists and sports-minded entrepreneurs. He covers areas such as heat acclimation, diet, training plans, hyponatremia, aerodynamics and more in his podcasts. You can listen to Eric’s recorded podcasts at http://triathletetraining.comEric Schwartz Podcast

We will be having the meeting at MOREnet (where we had our December meeting) because it has the capability to bring Eric in via videoconference with state-of-the-art equipment. There is plenty of room and three screens to display the videoconference.

We will also it be providing Pickleman’s and other snacks at the meeting. Jazz is conveniently located right below MOREnet if anyone would like to meet up and enjoy extended social time and adult beverages before or after the meeting since we will not be able to serve alcohol at the meeting site.

Other important agenda topics:

  • Group bike rides starting Tuesday, April 18
  • Update on Jay Dix and have flyers to pass out for Saturday, May 13
  • FULL race package details for the CMC trip to Legends Triathlon in Lawrence the weekend of June 3-4 (race day is June 4)
  • Upcoming local racing opportunities
  • And we have an exciting announcement about our May Social and Meeting Location you will want to come find out about firsthand!!


Hope to see you there!