Triathlon Training with Team Z

Team Z, Your source for triathlon training & education

Team Z is an adult triathlon training program in Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia, and Maryland for people of all experience and fitness levels. Team Z offers one of the most inclusive, social, and organized triathlon training environments in the country. We are committed to giving our members the individual attention, training, and educational opportunities that they deserve in a fun and nurturing environment and at an affordable price.

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Founder & Triathlon Teacher

Ed Zerkle

Ed has taught people to swim and participate in triathlon for more than 25 years and has helped adults of all backgrounds to achieve personal goals that exceeded their wildest expectations. Ed teaches triathlon by building a sense of community and focusing on fun. Ed believes it’s important to work hard to achieve goals AND have fun spending time with teammates along the way. Ed has  proven time and time again that you CAN be a successful and serious athlete and enjoy yourself at the same time.

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Triathlon Team Training for DC, MD and VA

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Weekend Group training events

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Just minutes from historic Williamsburg, VA and next door to the original Jamestown Settlement, the Patriots Triathlon is a great end of season race. With Long Course, Olympic and Sprint options available there is a distance for everyone. The swim takes place at beautiful Jamestown beach where you can watch Osprey catch their breakfast or…

Patriots Half Ironman

Be sure to check out Team Z for all of your group triathlon training programs. Adult Group Triathlon Training in DC, Virginia, and Maryland.  Adult Group Triathlon Training for Beginners too! The best triathlon coaching in the DMV! Our weekend runs and rides are well organized events. There is a run and a ride on…

Patriot’s International

Just minutes from historic Williamsburg, VA and next door to the original Jamestown Settlement, the Patriots Triathlon is a great end of season race. With Long Course, Olympic and Sprint options available there is a distance for everyone. The swim takes place at beautiful Jamestown beach where you can watch Osprey catch their breakfast or…

Patriots Sprint

Be sure to check out Team Z for all of your group training programs. Adult Group Triathlon Training in DC, Virginia, and Maryland.  Adult Group Triathlon Training for Beginners too! Our weekend runs and rides are well organized events. There is a run and a ride on almost every weekend day. You can expect workout…

Ironman Maryland

   

(Virtual Via Zoom) Team Z New Member Information Session – Wednesday, September 21 at 11:45 AM

The Waterman’s Triathlons are nestled on the edge of the Eastern Shore of Maryland in picturesque Rock Hall, MD. Just 18 miles from Baltimore “as the fish swims” (put your bike rack on a boat!), Rock Hall is one of the friendliest, most laid back towns anywhere…and is full of history. George Washington took the…

Waterman’s Triathlon – Half Iron and Olympic Distance Races

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