About the organization: Mobile Baykeeper is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization whose mission is to provide citizens a means to protect the beauty, health, and heritage of the Mobile Bay Watershed and our coastal communities. We are the environmental watchdog, informed voice of reason, and collaborator for solutions working to ensure responsible growth, drive smart investments in infrastructure, and to educate and engage the community. Click here to learn more.
Role in the Jubilee Kids Tri: For the first year, Mobile Baykeeper is co-hosting the Jubilee Kids Triathlon alongside the Eastern Shore Triathlon Club and Race Director Rickie Richey. Baykeeper staff is responsible for handling all planning and preparation efforts leading up to the race with Eastern Shore Triathlon Club organizing the race itself during race weekend.
myTeam Triumph: Southern Alabama
About the organization: myTeam Triumph: Southern Alabama is an athletic ride-along program created for children, teens, adults, and veterans with disabilities who would normally not be able to experience endurance events such as triathlons or road races. Their mission is to enrich the health and well-being of individuals with disabilities by fostering lasting, authentic relationships through the teamwork environment of endurance athletics. Click here to learn more.
Role in the Jubilee Kids Tri: myTeam Triumph will attend the race as volunteers. We are in the process of determining whether Captains and Angels can be incorporated into the Jubilee Kids Tri in the future. Stay tuned for more announcements to come at a later date.
Delta Bike Project
About the organization: Delta Bike Project is a non-profit bicycle community dedicated to promoting and improving access to bicycle transportation in Mobile, Alabama. We seek to minimize economic and educational barriers by providing a shared community space for people to have access to the tools and knowledge for do-it-yourself bicycle repair and low cost access to donated and recycled bicycles.
Role in the Jubilee Kids Tri: This year marks the first time Delta Bike Project will be a beneficiary of the Jubilee Kids Tri. Stay tuned for further details on their specific role for this event.
To learn more or get involved, please visit www.deltabikeproject.org.