Meet the UBC Triathlon panel!

We are proud and excited to introduce the First Time Triathlete Kick Off panel to you!

Andrew Tuovinen

Andrew Tuovinen has been involved in multi-sport athletics since 1986 having competed in over 300 triathlons. This included many podium performances highlighted by earning 2 silver medals @ the World Masters Championships both in Triathlon & Duathlon.

By 1997, Andrew’s career path had evolved naturally as a full-time Certified Level 2 Triathlon Canada Coach and BCRPA Certified Personal Trainer.

He currently operates his company, Athletic Endeavours Personal Training & Coaching Services here in Vancouver.


Jamie Vanden Broek

Jamie Vanden Broek completed her first triathlon at UBC TriDu 2017.

Not coming from a swimming, cycling, or running background, she challenged herself to complete this race both as a personal fitness goal and a way to try something new.

She is currently a 4th year student at UBC, where she studies Integrated Sciences.


Jason McManus

Jason has managed the delivery of the UBC Triathlon for over 10 years.

He has extensive knowledge on the race course, transition areas, and other logistical aspects of the event.

Jason has ensured the safety of the event and its participants for several years, and continues to provide the participants a fun and welcoming atmosphere every year


Come join us at the First Time Triathlete Kick Off event and as your panel any questions you may have about your upcoming triathlon! If you haven’t yet, you may submit your RSVP form here.