Mission: To educate the general public in triathlons and other health related activities.
Programs: The association achieves their exempt purpose to educate the general public in triathlon and health related activities by means of the annual santa cruz sentinel triathlon, the nu2tri program and by participating in the annual super kids triathlon. The various programs of the association include lectures and guest speakers, bi-monthly meetings and a website information source. It is the association's goal to educate, provide guidance, and aid in the development of triathlon, and increase public awareness of the sport. Through support and coordination with usa triathlon the association stays abreast in the latest developments in triathlon. Further goals of the association include the fostering of competition in furtherance of the sport as wells as to promote triathlon safety and promote the healthy, drug-free practice of triathlon. To achieve the introduction of junior participants to the sport and provide education in safe, healthy and proper triathlon practices the association has sponsored and/or coordinated junior level triathlons and triathlon training sessions.