On this page you will find a brief description of the WeTri Triathlon Teams.

The WeTri Triathlon Team focuses on elite triathletes who are at professional level, working towards going pro or are successful single sport athletes who would like to enter triathlon   ~ Athletes are trained for success in draft legal and classic racing.

There are three levels on the WeTri Squad:

Level 1  pro athletes and pro development

Level 2 elite athletes who are looking to achieve real progress and titles in racing (Nationals, Team USA qualification, Worlds)

Level 3  Successful single sport athletes who would like to enter triathlon to create success

Meet some of our elite athletes on a Winter morning before their trail run in Auburn  ~  Dominic Pollizzi, Josh Cagney, Sydney Lewis and Chase Visser


Pro & Pro Development Athletes  (Level 1) 

For athletes who have their pro card and are looking to achieve high performance in their racing and bring their career to the next level.  For athletes who are looking to achieve their pro card and get on track for a successful pro career in triathlon.  This coaching level is for both local and remote athletes and it includes everything needed to achieve high levels of success and performance as a pro triathlete.  This includes ~ personalized coaching including personalized continually updated training plan, nutrition, recovery, and mental game training as well as career strategy and personal branding.   Our Pro and pro development athletes have very specific coached training sessions including, swim bike and run sessions, nutrition, strength training, recovery and all other areas needed for the creation of a world class pro athlete.  For more information contact Coach Kirsten directly 

Elite Athletes  (Level 2) 

For athletes who are working towards a higher level of training and racing.  Our elites are focused on achieving titles and qualifying for National and World events as well as USAT rankings in their age group.  Our short course elites generally race at Nationals as well as work towards a qualification slot on Team USA.  Our elites are both short course and long course athletes.  Long course athletes are working towards age group rankings and worlds qualifications.  Local athletes will be included in the coached team sessions.

Single Sport Athletes transitioning to triathlon  (Level 3) 

For athletes who have generally been focusing on their performance in one sport (swim, bike or run) and would like to transition into triathlon.  This program is specifically designed to help the strong single sport athlete transition very effectively into the sport of triathlon.  Some of the top triathletes in the world have come originally from single sport focus.  Coach Kirsten will design a specific program that will help you build on your strengths and come up to speed as quickly as possible in your other sports for solid results in triathlon.   Local athletes will be included in the coached team sessions.



High Performance Team ~ WeTri Junior Elite Racing Team & U25

Racing Ages  16 – 25
HPT_Logo (1)Advanced junior elite and U25  triathletes who have the goal of National & International Racing in Classic and Draft Legal Format.  This team (and program) develops athletes for our next generation of World Cup, World Championship, and Olympic Games triathletes.  This begins with the identification and development of age appropriate competitive preparation of youth elite, junior elite and senior elite athletes into the well rounded athletes capable of success at the highest level of draft legal competition progressing to National and International titles. The WeTri Elite Racing Team is a Nationally known highly successful program.  Our Elite Racing Team races both classic and draft legal races so as to create a well rounded competitive athlete.  These athletes are self motivated to achieve top titles in our sport within their age group.  Athletes in this program are working on refining their skills in all three sports as well as their racing skills in both non draft and draft legal racing formats.  Elites are also being coached in recovery and nutrition supporting and teaching the whole athlete how to realize their greatness in our sport.  Our elite team requires a strict standard of conduct on and off the course including, academics, leadership, sportsmanship and character.

Elite athletes receive their customized training plans from Coach Kirsten on the Training Peaks System.

prerequisites to join the WeTri Elite Racing Team


The elite racing team races in events within California along with a couple of National events including Junior Elite Cup Races & USAT Age Group Nationals.


Remote Athletes ~ Remote Elite Team Athletes 

This program is for elite level athletes who live over 1.25 hours away from WeTri (Rocklin, CA).  Remote athletes must be elites with elite team athlete goals and standards. This is a highly successful program which allows athletes to train with the WeTri Team and Coach while living at or over 1.5 hours away.  Athletes receive an individualized training plan specifically created for them to reach their elite goals.  Athletes must be dedicated and focused in following their training plan and excellent communicators with Coach.  Coach conducts phone and or video calls with athletes on a regular basis for updates, questions and coaching.  Remote elite athletes adhere to the same prerequisits and standards as our elite racing team athletes as they are officially on our elite racing team.

Collegiate ~ Collegiate Athletes  

Racing Ages 18 – 25

HPT_Logo (1)This program is specifically for athletes who are racing Collegiate events or are within the age group of 18 – 23 and are working to achieve National Titles either on the USAT College stage or USAT National Age Group.  Athletes may be attending any College institution.  If athletes attends a College that currently has a Triathlon Team and an official Coach Athlete must fully disclose to both WeTri and their College Coach that they are being Coached by WeTri Elite.  Athlete is given an individualized training plan and Coach works closely with the athlete to achieve their goals.   Athletes must be dedicated and focused in following their training plan and excellent communicators with Coach.  Coach conducts phone and or video calls with athletes on a regular basis for updates, questions and coaching (sometimes weekly as needed). College athletes in the WeTri Elite Program are usually serious about achieving high level titles on the National or World stage.

College athletes have the choice to train full time with the WeTri Elite Team or to work remotely.  If the athlete works remotely then they must show up for designated elite training camps held in Northern California or the Pacific Northwest.