MATTHEW ORGANISTA

2013 ITU AGE Group World Champion

ELITE TRiathlete I TEAM EVery Man JAck

AGE: 26

LIVES: CARPINTERIA, CA

DISCIPLINE: SPRINT + OLYMPIC

The Guy

Matt also does private Triathlon, Duathlon and Distance Running coaching.
     Matt's journey into the professional world of Triathlon racing has been filled with reward, plagued with disappointment, drained by long hard days of exhaustion and frustration. Although, his journey has been teeming with success, incredible friendships and surprises along the way. It has not been easy, but its been special. 
     Through this website, Matt hopes to give tips, advice and updates on his training and racing as a triathlete. As you follow, please do not be afraid to contact Matt. This website is for you, please enjoy.

continued his running career and received Most Valuable Runner on his cross country team. In 2012 Matt graduated from Westmont College and received the degree, Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. Shortly after he began to pursue his career of coaching and Triathlon racing full time.
     In 2013 he had found his way to the top of the amateur ranks placing first in the ITU Age Group World Championships for the Sprint Distance and two days later placing 4th in the Olympic Distance. Matt chose not to stop there, and in 2014 he began racing professionally with the support of Team Every Man Jack and his home town community of Carpinterians. 
     Matt currently races Triathlons and films weddings professionally, while also coaching youth Water Polo and Swimming for Carpinteria Aquatics Club and local high school athletes.  

     Matthew Organista is a professional Triathlete from Carpinteria, California. From a young age Matt has always enjoyed the outdoors and being active. He grew up surfing, swimming, running, hiking, playing at the beach and fishing with his grandpa. His love for sports led him to play Water Polo and Swimming his freshmen year of High School and shortly after he discovered the sport of Triathlon. Self-coached and at the age of 15 he did his first Triathlon placing 25th overall. 
   Upon graduating from high school Matt attended Santa Barbara City College. During his junior year, he was a walk on the Santa Barbara City College Cross Country Team. The following year Matt transferred to Westmont College where he 

1st overall Breath of Life Olympic Triathlon

1st overall Solana Beach Triathlon

1st overall Santa Barbara Short Triathlon (Course Record)

1st Place 20-24 ITU Age Group World Championships in London Sprint Distance

4th Place 20-24 ITU Age Group World Championships in London Olympic Distance

2nd Place U25 EDR Clermont Draft Legal Challenge Day 1

10th Place U25 EDR Clermont Draft Legal Challenge Day 2

1st Place UCSB Triathlon

7th overall Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon

5th overall San Diego International Triathlon 

1st overall Santa Barbara Short Triathlon (Course Record)

1st overall Carpinteria Triathlon (Course Record)

10th overall Lifetime Series Oceanside

Results 2013

Results 2014

Results 2012

Results 2011

Results 2010

6th overall March Triathlon Series WCCTC Olympic Course 

1st overall UCSB Triathlon Kendra’s Race
 
22nd Overall Colligate Triathlon Nationals

3rd overall Solano Beach Sprint Triathlon

1st overall Santa Barbara Short Course

14th GSAC Cross Country NAIA Championships 8K (25:22)

1st overall Strawberry Fields Sprint Triathlon

1st overall Carpinteria Sprint Triathlon

6th overall Santa Barbara Long Course Triathlon 

Results 2009

2nd overall Santa Barbara Short Course

Results 2008

2nd overall Carpinteria Sprint Triathlon

2nd overall Santa Barbara Short Course

Results 2015 (Ill)

3rd overall San Diego International Triathlon

1st overall Santa Barbara Sprint Triathlon

Results 2016

5th overall San Diego International Triathlon

4th overall Santa Barbara Triathlon Long Course

2nd overall Santa Barbara Short Course

Results 2007

Results 2006

Results 2005

2nd overall Carpinteria Triathlon Sprint Course 



9th overall Carpinteria Triathlon Sprint Course 



Results 2004

25th overall Carpinteria Triathlon Sprint Course 



5th overall Carpinteria Triathlon Olympic Course 



Results 2017

Results 2018

3rd overall Super Bowl 4 Miler

25th Overall Wildflower Long Course

1st overall Wildflower Sprint Course

2nd Place State Street Dog Mile (4:28)

Pier to Peak

Malibu Triathlon

Trick o Tri

DNF Ventura Triathlon Sprint Course (Flat Tire)

30th ITU West Des Moines CAMTRI Sprint Triathlon American Cup 

1st overall Santa Barbara Short Course (Course Record)


Race Season 2019

The SAG