Sponsor: Udderly Smooth Udder Cream

UDDERLY SMOOTH® Developed by a registered pharmacist, Bill Kennedy, our company, Redex Industries, Inc is family owned and operated. Udderly Smooth moisturizers are manufactured in Salem Ohio by three generations of the Kennedy family. Our Family Heritage is following the high standards set by Bill Kennedy, CEO and Registered pharmacist for our Udderly Smooth Family. The products we offer to the public today were blended by our father for our personal usage and we now share across the United States and the world. We manufacture all of our moisturizers in the United States in Salem Ohio. … [Read more...]

Sponsor: Trailside Bicycle Company

Trailside Bicycle Company is Boardman, Ohio’s one-stop-shop for all things bike-related. In business since 2015. Our comprehensive selection of bicycle models has something for everybody, from beginners to seasoned biking enthusiasts. Just need a bike for the day? We offer bike rentals for those who want to enjoy all of the area’s wonderful cycling opportunities, including the beautiful biking trails in the nearby Mill Creek MetroParks. And for indoor exercise enthusiasts, we carry several varieties of indoor cycling trainers as well as spinning shoes. Get ready for the season with a great … [Read more...]

Amy Javens, USAT / QT2 Systems Professional Triathlon Coaching

Coaching triathlon was a natural fit for Amy, who has been racing multisport since 2005, and was a former educator for 17 years. Amy’s coaching style combines her knowledge of triathlon with her love of teaching. She focuses on the QT2 Systems cornerstones and protocols, in a detail oriented approach. Amy will always be a “teacher at heart”, and brings this skill of “teaching for understanding” into her coaching style. Starting into triathlon when her children were of the ages 4-8, Amy understands the delicate balance of juggling sport with family and work, and helps her clients with doing … [Read more...]

An important message about the way we will communicate in 2018

Our club historically used a Yahoo forum for communication. In 2018, we began using Slack. To log into Slack, visit steelvalleytriclub.slack.com. Note, you must first have an account. To request an account, please send email to info@steelvalleytriclub.org. … [Read more...]

Summer is flying and so are SVTC members!

It has been a special summer of racing within SVTC. June and July were amazing months for many members. Racing: The Champ Racing Great Western Reserve Tri in June was a great race for many of us. Into July we had even bigger things with IMLP and huge PR's by our QT2 Systems Coaching sponsor athletes as well as many other members getting it done. Big congrats to first time IM finisher JJ, Sandy, and Jason T at IMLP. Also, we had a big batch of finishers at IM OHIO 70.3 and a nice group of SVTC members at IM 70.3 Steelhead and coached by SVTC sponsor Crew Racing. Great job all of you! … [Read more...]

SEE YOU IN 2018: Thursday Night Du’s at Columbiana HS

With the school year started and the summer nites waning we are going to close the book on the Thursday nite duathlon series for 2017. Thanks to all that were in attendance and send in your ideas on where to have these next year.   We may only have a few more weeks we can hold the Thursday Night Duathlons! Come on out to Columbiana High School before we change venues or the days get too short. … [Read more...]

Zipp Wheels Are Here!

Members: Zipp wheels are trying to make make a push into our area. With that, Trailside Bicycles will have a discount opportunity for SVTC members. Please contact me directly at info@steelvalleytriclub.org  for a price list. This is being shared on the honor system and is not to be published or posted on social media. Zipp is deeply involved with racing and triathlon and is a major sponsor of the triathlon and cycling lifestyle. Simply a great company. … [Read more...]

SVTC Welcomes our latest sponsor QT2 Systems

We would like to thank our latest sponsor QT2 Systems Coaching thanks to SVTC member and QT2 Systems Pro Triathlete Amy Javens. Amy has been around about as long as SVTC and an integral part why the SVTC group is where it is today. Check out her bio on the QT2 Systems page here http://www.qt2systems.com/coach-amy-javens/ and see how she went from floatie wearing fool to pro. She is in my personal top 5 people I've seen give to the sport from introducing youth to the sport to guiding the new triathlete adult through the process of their first race. All of this while maintaining her focus toward … [Read more...]

Volunteer and Give Back

With less than 2 weeks to go before the Davis YMCA tri opens many of our members racing season, we hope that you are on your way with your training. If you are not on a training program or training for a longer distance, please consider volunteering for this event. Contrary to popular opinion these events do not run on their own. Our club purports to grow the sport, that is done by mentoring and volunteering your time to others. Simple as that. So, if you are not doing one or the other (or not actually racing in this and the Champ Racing races) please consider spending a few hours helping your … [Read more...]

Club News April 17, 2017

SVTC would like to welcome our newest Ironman Level Sponsor Renaissance 2000 Architectural Developers! Thank You! Renaissance 2000 is an architectural development firm in Canfield, Ohio. It was started in 1987 by Bob Cene Jr. Bob Cene Jr. serves as the President, and his son, Ryan Cene, is the Vice President. … [Read more...]

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