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The Best Triathlon Training Spots in Austin

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Updated: 10 February 2017

Whether you’re prepping for your first triathlon or 20th, fitness-oriented Austin hosts a variety of sweet spots to train. Check out these training options to prep for your next race.

Austin T3

Austin T3 can accommodate any training schedule and experience level, offering over 20 coached training sessions every week, and their entire business focuses on triathlon preparation. Based on memberships, ranging from $95 to $300 per month, T3’s members receive physical training, written training plans, and online and race support.

Austin T3, 3267 Bee Caves Road, Suite 107-77, Austin, TX, USA, +1 512 899 2482

Rogue Running

Rogue Running has a range of running programs, starting at a Couch-to-5K class and working up to trail and marathon classes. They are the oldest locally owned running store in town, with a great selection and shoe fit specialists. They also host their own competitions and running expeditions – running-based vacations in jaw-dropping locations around the world.

Rogue Running, 410 Pressler Street, Austin, TX, USA, +1 512 373 8704

Pure Austin

Pure Austin‘s triathlon training program, PureTri, offers clinics, camps, and an Open Water Race Series to get you prepped for your next competition. There are two locations, as well as a speed shop for weight and speed conditioning. They have flexible membership options, and the best part is that since it’s a full gym with other types of classes as well, you get so much more for your money.

Pure Austin, 907 W. 5th Street #201, Austin, TX, USA, +1 512 474 1800

Austin Aquatics & Sports Academy

Austin Aquatics & Sports Academy provides custom plans for each athlete, as well a partnership with TriDot triathlon training system, which leverages athlete data and algorithm-based training to produce the biggest training return on investment possible. They offer different levels of membership that include training punchcards, meetings with the coach, progress benchmarking, and meal plans.

Austin Aquatics & Sports Academy, 5513 Southwest Parkway, Austin, TX, USA, +1 512 276 2324


Support your community and train at the same time at one of the Austin YMCA‘s many locations around town. There are many types of classes throughout the day at each location, among machines and weights for self-training, but you can also register for their triathlon training program, available at three locations. They have indoor and outdoor options, weekly meets, and training for kids.

YMCA Townlake, 5807 McNeil Drive, Austin, TX, USA, +1 512 542 9622