Little Sharks Youth Triathlon Team

Presented by Nutriformance and Athletic Republic

If You Have A Desire To Tri And Have Fun Join

Little Shark Kid’s Tri Club

The Little Shark Triathlon Club is for kids who like to swim, bike and run! Local professionals from Big Shark, Nutriformance/Athletic Republic, Pedal Hard and the Parkway Swim Club have teamed up to offer fantastic training opportunities for the young multi-sport athlete.

Pick and choose what your athlete needs to improve beginning this January by taking advantage of the special pricing available only to Little Shark members.  Beginning in April the Little Sharks will come together for team training specific to triathlon on Saturday mornings. Practice dates, time and location can be found on the team calendar.

2016 Little Shark Club Membership

Club Membership Cost: $35


  • Eligibility for team discount at Athletic Republic and Pedal Hard

  • USA Triathlon sanctioned club

  • USAT Club Program Insurance

  • Team discounts for Big Shark sponsored races (discount code provided.)

  • Big Shark Store discount 10% to families for triathlon gear. Bicycle specials TBD

  • Coaching at Big Shark Sponsored triathlon races for kids

Little Shark Team Training

Session 1

Cost $170

April 1st - June 5th

Session 2

Cost: $170

June 11th- August 14th

Join and  Sign Up Here

Email Coach Libby Fennewald to request a current Little Shark Team Calendar

Sample uniform kits are available now for sizing at Big Shark West. Uniform Kit Orders will be placed only once this year. Last opportunity to order will be January 1st. Prices depend on size of team order. A technical shirt option will be available.

Take a look at additional training options available to Little Sharks by our partners and sponsors:

Athletic Republic brings together the key components of improved speed, agility, power and overall athletic performance. Throughout the training period, specific attention is given to sprint mechanics, neuromuscular coordination, anaerobic and aerobic conditioning and muscle physiology, all for the specific purpose of improving every athlete's performance.

Cost: $99/mo + tax allows student-athletes the opportunity to train in small groups 1-2x per week using acceleration protocol. $170/mo + tax for 3-4x per week.

Contact Charlie McDoniel, MS, Office 314-432-6103, Cell: 314-707-4341,

Pedal Hard @ Big Shark West is an indoor cycling training facility. Using their own bicycles on Computrainer stationary trainers, the young athletes are guided through their own personalized workout by our professional coaching staff. In addition to working on improving fitness, workouts include coaching cycling skills such as: proper use of gears and how to set a race pace. Bicycles must have a 26" or larger wheel to fit in the Computrainers.

Cost: Special Little Shark Program Pricing, Contact Jim Schneider, Hear Coach, 636-875-4334,

Parkway Swim Club offers both competitive and preparatory programs. The prep program is a seasonal (Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer) program for the casually committed swimmer. These groups are for those swimmers looking to grow, learn and have fun in the sport of swimming, while possibly preparing for a more successful summer league and or High School swim season.

Contact Andy Ripp, Head Age Group Coach, 636-236-6927,

Email Coach Fennewald for the 2016 Tentative Schedule

Some practices at New Town have an Open Water Swim Option prior to practice. If applicable, swim fee IS included in Training Session 2. 

BackYard Lifeguards will be on duty. Open water swim skills test will be administered by BackYard Lifeguards before youth participants can safely participate in open water swims at New Town. This is not a learn to swim program, but a chance to get acquainted swimming in open water.

For more information please contact LIBBY FENNEWALD,