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This area is intended for new members or people considering joining. Introduce yourself if you have just joined, or ask questions about the team if you are thinking about becoming a member. Any off topic threads will be deleted or moved.
If you just joined the team, say hello "virtually" and give a little information about yourself and your multi-sport goals.
32 249 1 year 43 weeks ago
by sprengerk
If you are considering joining the team, or you are a relatively new member and you have some questions about anything multi-sport, this is the right place! Post questions in here and our "veteran" members would love to help you out.
6 39 2 years 22 weeks ago
by Steve
Viewing of topics in the Team Area is limited to registered users on the website, that is you must have created a valid account with your contact information. Posting in the Team Area is limited to team members that have paid their current membership dues for the year. Additionally, the "Team Events and Announcements" and "Workout Buddies" forums will only be accessible after you have paid your membership dues.
Forums in this area are accessible to everyone and include general non-endurance sport related discussion.
This is the place where we will list all of the information about Public Events. These can be events created by the team, or by other groups. Any athletic events can be posted in this forum, whether endurance or multi-sport related or not. Please include information about time, location, and any costs.
170 808 2 years 9 weeks ago
by Tom R
This forum is a place for you to add your opinion about a race (triathlon, bike race, running race, etc). Any off topic posts will be moved or deleted. All senior members are encouraged to post often in this forum (ideally every time you do a race of any type) to help provide a resource for new team members.
31 88 2 years 31 weeks ago
by ltyoungster
Triathlon specific forum.

Helpful suggestions and tips from the team members to help give beginners the courage to dive in and take a shot at their first triathlon (it can be a scary thought!). Any off-topic posts will be moved or deleted.

35 219 2 years 52 weeks ago
by markn123
The classified section where you can list your used items for sale, or post up threads requesting the sale of used items (Want to Buy or WTB threads). Iowa HEAT is not liable for any problems that may arise in the sale or purchase of an item using these forums. BE CAREFUL and only deal with people in person. Read the forum rules sticky note before attempting to use this forum.
53 149 43 weeks 3 days ago
by csteyers
All of the rest...
461 1828 1 year 49 weeks ago
by David Burbidge
Please submit any suggestions you have about the team, website, or anything related to Iowa HEAT in this area. The Board of Directors will read these issues and address them in this public forum when appropriate.
11 72 2 years 32 weeks ago
by dsouthard827