, located in Southwest Michigan, was founded in the fall of 2014 when six friends discovered it was way too much fun training together and wanted to share the joy. In December of 2014, it was decided to make the group official, and Tri-Avengers became USA Triathlon and IronMan Tri-Club affiliated.
2015 was their first year competing in the USAT Mideast Region Club Racing Series
Division III. The season ended with Tri-Avengers the Division III Champions. 2016 has been a year of expansion and Tri-Avengers has moved up to Division II with approximately 60 active triathletes.
August 14, 2016, proved to be a very exciting day for the team. Tri-Avengers, the home team to Ironman Steelhead 70.3, was crowned the Tri-Club Division IV champions. This achievement qualifies the team for the 2017 Pan American Tri-Club Championships in Puerto Rico!
Tri-Avengers hold daily group training sessions with at least one of two USAT Certified Coaches in attendance. The team schedulescasual mini-lectures throughout the season on topics such as nutrition, goal setting, mental preparedness, and transition readiness. Tri-Avengers has hosted two very successful Coach 2 Tri training programs, adding over 30 new athletes to the tri community. Check out Tri-Avengers