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March 28, 2017

Ready to Race in 2017?

Here is a compilation of some great photos taken at our Bethesda race in 2016.  If you have not registered for a 2017 race yet, please do at http://justtryanit.com/our-races/ We hope this video gets you pumped!  Thank you to Ben, Michael and Mike Fays for producing this video! #kidsforacause

March 9, 2017

Charlie’s Letter to Cody, as Read by Charlie

Charlie’s Letter to Cody – Baltimore racer Charlie, wrote this touching letter to Cody, who he raced in memory of.  Hear the letter as read by Charlie himself!

March 6, 2017

Ready to Support JTI with a Marine Corp Marathon Charity Spot?

JUST TRYAN IT is proud to be a charity sponsor for the 42nd Marine Corps Marathon. Recognized for impeccable organization on a scenic course managed by the US Marines in Arlington, VA and the nation’s capital, the Marine Corps Marathon is one of the largest marathons in the world. It will be held on October … Continue reading Ready to Support JTI with a Marine Corp Marathon Charity Spot?

February 10, 2017

Set for Success: Family Reach and JUST TRYAN IT

The following is a blog post from Family Reach about the relationship with JUST TRYAN IT, and our shared vision. It was posted on February 10, 2017.  We are so proud and excited about this partnership: At Family Reach, we’re thrilled to announce the latest member of our family, JUST TRYAN IT. Through children’s triathlons, this distinguished … Continue reading Set for Success: Family Reach and JUST TRYAN IT

January 3, 2017

2016: The Year’s Highlights

It was a great year! Here is a list of some of our accomplishments over the past 12 months. Thanks for being a part of it all. We held 3 kids triathlons! Our first in Chapel Hill and Baltimore, and our 7th race in Bethesda.  Maddie Escaler was our 1st triathlete with cerebral palsy to complete our … Continue reading 2016: The Year’s Highlights

November 2, 2016

Candy Drive, North Carolina

Do you have more candy in your house than you can eat? Why not give it away! We are collecting candy and delivering it to the families and staff at UNC Children’s hospitals. Brighten someone else’s day with a treat. Now through November 18th. Interested in helping with the collections? Contact Carrie. Current collection sites: Durham Triangle … Continue reading Candy Drive, North Carolina

October 31, 2016

Together, We Can Make A Difference on #givingtuesday

Each year, parents of 15,870 children hear these four words: “your child has cancer.” Over 40,000 children undergo treatment for cancer each year, disrupting the lives of the entire family. They need our help.  Our mission is to ease the financial burdens these families face while undergoing years of treatment. Join us today or on #GivingTuesday, November … Continue reading Together, We Can Make A Difference on #givingtuesday

October 13, 2016

Carrie Sloan Norry Steps into Expanded Role

Carrie was one of the original co-founders of JUST TRYAN IT and she has served on the board of directors since the organization’s founding in 2010.  Since that time, she has held a variety of key roles within the organization, including the critical role of Race Director for both our Bethesda and Chapel Hill kids … Continue reading Carrie Sloan Norry Steps into Expanded Role

August 21, 2016

Princeton Sports is offering FREE Bike Inspections to JUST TRYAN IT racers

JUST TRYAN IT Kids Triathlon wants safety to be a priority. We have teamed up with Princeton Sports to make this Triathlon the best. Please bring your bike to Princeton Sports for a free safety check within 10 days of the event. Steering •Stem Bolt Tight •Handle Bar & Aero Bar Secure •Grips, Tape, & Handle Bar … Continue reading Princeton Sports is offering FREE Bike Inspections to JUST TRYAN IT racers

August 15, 2016

Packet Pick Up • Bike Drop Off • Transition Demonstrations for Baltimore Race on Sunday, September 11

Packets must be collected on September 10th between 1pm and 4pm at the Park School. We will have information sessions at 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30 in which we will demonstrate how to set up transition and answer questions about the race. All racers should drop off bikes at this time and we will hand out … Continue reading Packet Pick Up • Bike Drop Off • Transition Demonstrations for Baltimore Race on Sunday, September 11