January 2018 California Triathlon Leadership Meeting Minutes

January 2018 California Triathlon Leadership Meeting Minutes

Date: January 7, 2018 @ 2 pm PT ATTENDEES:  Thom Richmond – President, Kim Degen, Caitlin Nicholas, Harrison Shao, Howard Nemetz, Les Borsay, Marina Ortiz, Rollin White, Eric Witmayer, Roberto Lepe [Board Members In Bold] BOARD MEMBERS NOT PRESENT:  Anthony Grey -...
2018 IRONMAN 70.3 INDIAN WELLS-LA QUINTA

2018 IRONMAN 70.3 INDIAN WELLS-LA QUINTA

It appears as though a new Ironman 70.3 event will be making its way to Indian Wells/La Quinta on December 9, 2018 and an additional 2 years.  The December 19, 2017 La Quinta City Council Meeting agenda starts on page 179 and puts 58 pages of details into the public...
2018 Cal Tri Kits – Essentials, Recommended & Splurge

2018 Cal Tri Kits – Essentials, Recommended & Splurge

California Triathlon added almost 1,000 members in 2017 and many of them took full advantage of the Cal Tri apparel relationship with Voler.  Simply put, we are unaware of anything comparable to the quality and price of California Triathlon gear.  The one downside is...
MAILBAG:  WHY ARE TRIATHLON KITS SO OVERPRICED?

MAILBAG:  WHY ARE TRIATHLON KITS SO OVERPRICED?

WHY ARE TRIATHLON KITS, ESPECIALLY CLUB KITS, SO OVERPRICED?  Why do teams change their kit manufacturer so often?  I went to Interbike 2017 last year and talked to a dozen manufacturers and asked those exact questions. TRIATHLON GEAR IS A COMMODITY.  Triathlon kit...