The unique Live Grit First Timers' Program is a triathlete development program that will give you all the resources to feel comfortable and confident on race day so you can focus on achieving your goal. Live Grit has coached over 1,200 aspiring triathletes to completing their first triathlon. Is this going to be your year?

Leon's Tri Program Benefits: (Program starts March 4th)

  • 12 week olympic or sprint distance training plan
  • Three educational clinics covering the swim, bike, run and triathlon specifics
  • Three triathlon specific training clinics 
  • TrainingPeaks Account to log workouts and track progress 
  • Race weekend support from Live Grit Coaches 
  • Friday morning training sessions
  • Saturday morning runs (Leon's program only)
  • Live Grit First Timers' t-Shirt 
  • Team happy hour
  • Discounts on all Live Grit training and racing apparel

Cost: Leon's Triathlon- $200

*Program does not include entry to triathlon

Chi Tri Program Benefits: (Program starts May 28th)

  • 12 week olympic or sprint distance training plan
  • Three educational clinics covering the swim, bike, run and triathlon specifics
  • Three triathlon specific training clinics 
  • TrainingPeaks Account to log workouts and track progress 
  • Race weekend support from Live Grit Coaches 
  • Friday morning training sessions
  • Saturday morning open water swims (Chi Tri program only)
  • Live Grit First Timers' t-Shirt 
  • Team happy hour
  • Discounts on all Live Grit training and racing apparel

Cost: Chicago Triathlon- $250

*Program does not include entry to triathlon but use the code 'GRITTEAM19' to be an official member of the team.

Extra Support: (available upon registration to First Timers' program)

Community Membership

  • Access to Live Grit Community from time of registration with the First Timers' program through the triathlon. Learn more about membership here.
  • Cost: $225 for the year or $100 for the three months of the program