middleton kids tri 2018

Middleton Tri Race Recap

What a great day to celebrate eight years in Middleton! Over 600 kids came out on Saturday to meet the challenge of completing a triathlon, and we were so honored to be a part of that experience. This day was even more historic, as we surpassed $300,000 in funds donated back to local schools since […]

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Swim Help For Triathletes Young and Old

For most triathletes (young and old alike,) the swim is often the discipline that can make or break an athlete’s race.  Even though it is the shortest part of any triathlon, unless you are a competitive swimmer, it’s likely that you’ve hesitated on entering a race because of the swimming. Perhaps you (or your child) […]

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The Importance of Regular Dental Visits for Children

Summer is an exciting season full of warm weather for all types of outdoor adventures, activities, and opportunities. In addition to all things fun, the summer is also an excellent time to bring your children in for their regular dental appointments. Dental Visits Visiting the dentist is an essential part of keeping your child’s teeth healthy. […]

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4 Ideas for Preventing Summer Slide

When education experts talk about summer slide, they’re not talking about your kids enjoying the play equipment in the park (although that’s an activity we would certainly encourage you to do!).   Summer slide is when, over summer break, kids forget some of what they learned during the school year—often measured in terms of reading […]

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PPD – A Community in Action

We’re thankful for corporate partners who believe in supporting with their hands and feet.  Did you catch any of these great volunteers at our Sun Prairie kids triathlon? Thanks to the work of companies like PPD, we’re able to make our events safe, fun, and organized.  But, how does a company get their employees to […]

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Athlete of the Year Update: Matt’s Story

A lot has happened in the last three months. Anyone who has ever dealt with a sports-related injury will want to read this. Matt needs our support now more than ever. The Smartest Man in the Room I once saw a quote that read, “if you’re the smartest man in the room, you’re in the […]

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Sun Prairie Tri 2018 Race Recap

Our 2018 Sun Prairie kids triathlon reflected the true meaning of community. There are so many different kinds of communities, and I’m honored to be a part of each one that came together on June 23rd.  From the triathlon community, the Tri 4 Schools community, the Prairie Athletic Club community, tothe Sun Prairie community, there […]

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Keep your kids safe online

Summer is here! That means time outside (by participating in your favorite kids triathlon, of course), bug spray, bathing suits, and digital screens—yes, we said digital screens. Summer means your kids may have more time on their hands to stay glued to their phone, computer, or TV.   If it seems like your child already […]

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Meet Dominique – Our 2018 Summer Intern

A big piece of our mission is helping to inspire the next generation to live healthy, active lives. Internships are a way for us to allow future leaders to gain experience working in the non-profit sector AND make an impact in their local community.  Meet Dominique Lewis, our 2018 summer intern! Hello, my name is […]