The Courage To Tri.

Congratulations for taking the first steps towards completing your goal of finishing the Tri for the Cure. Your journey begins here. This endeavor takes courage.  From your very first training steps right up until you cross the finish line, you are not alone.  If you’re feeling a little scared at this prospect, not to worry, you are not alone.  Oh, and did we mention that you are not alone?

About Coach Barrie

coach melissa - headshotCoach Barrie has been involved in triathlons for 20 years.  She is a USAT Level II Triathlon Coach and has been coaching women of all levels.  

She has completed three Ironman distance triathlons and hopes to compete in an Ironman each decade of her life. Her specialty is swimming, where she competed in college, and was a New England Championship swimmer. On a personal note, Barrie’s passion for the Tri for the Cure hits home as she lost her mother to breast cancer in 2011. She is a mother to two young boys who aspire to be athletes as well and raise breast cancer awareness in honor of their grandma! Feel free to contact Barrie ( or 303-908-0916) for any triathlon questions, clinics, or coaching services.