The only city in North America to be built on an isthmus makes Madison, WI one of the top triathlon towns in the country! Triathlete Magazine has ranked Madison a top 10 place for triathletes to live. It has also been voted #1 most bicycle friendly town, #1 college sports town, and the #1 most educated city in the country. In 2012, Kingliner ranked Madison the #1 best city in the USA to live for young adults.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison tied for 10th among public institutions in rankings in U.S. News & World Report's 2013 edition of "Best Colleges".
We love to race. Racing isn't required to be on the team, but it's a lot of fun!
Welcome to the Wisconsin Triathlon Team at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, one of the largest club sports on campus.
Our number one goal as a team is to have fun while getting better… so be ready for a good time!!!
Any UW-Madison student, faculty, or staff member is allowed to be on the team. All fitness levels are welcome!
USAT Collegiate Nationals is the biggest race for collegiate triathletes and is held each year in April. This year it was in Tempe, AZ and as a team we placed 13th in the nation.
We were selected as the 2012-2013 Club Sport of the Year!
Each year the team goes on a Spring Break training trip! This year we went to Clemson, SC!
Every year in September since 2002 Madison has hosted Ironman Wisconsin, which takes place right here on campus.
Worried about not being able to swim? We've got you covered - beginners are welcome! We have weekly workouts where you can get some advice on your swimming technique. We also occasionally offer "stroke technique" clinics where an educated coach can help you out.