2016 Twisted Cactus Registration

We are proud of our record producing races at the highest quality with a small race production feel.  Establishing strong mutually beneficial events for both the venue and community as well as the athletes is our primary objective.  Building strong relationships is the key to our success. 

Athlete FOCUsed race production


Haka Multisport offers both hands on coaching as well as remote coaching via Training Peaks.  Our Head Coach & Founder is a USA Triathlon Level 2 Certified Coach with Youth & Junior certification, serves as the USA Triathlon Mideast Region's Talent Identification Coordinator, and is the Head Coach of the Purdue University Triathlon Club.  All training programs are supervised by him but he has a team of assistant coaches that share the work load.  

2016 Desert Classic Duathlon Registration

Desert Classic Duathlon 

Feb 27, 2016

Fountain Hills, AZ

TriZona at Starr Pass

March 13, 2016

Tucson, AZ

Sahuarita Triathlon - The Twisted Cactus Challenge

May 7 - 8, 2016

Sahuarita, AZ

discover your innner warrior


Mike Groaning has served as the USA Triathlon Mideast Region Race Director Liaison since 2012 and has organized the region's race director symposium the last three years.  He has also done educational webinars for USA Triathlon's continuing education program.  He has worked closely with USA Triathlon to help develop races in support of the NCAA initiative and has served as race director at two supporting events.  He is available to assist you in your event production needs. For information contact him directly at mike@hakamultisport.com