U.S. elite triathletes Ben Kanute and Tommy Zaferes scored career-best finishes on Saturday, running their way to podium spots in the ITU World Cup season finale.
Posted Sat, 18 Oct 2014 11:44:00 GMT
Nominations are now being accepted for 2014 USA Triathlon Multisport Awards. USA Triathlon would like to recognize those who fueled the multisport lifestyle in the 2014 season.
Posted Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:19:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced that Kevin Haas has been named Treasurer of the USA Triathlon Board of Directors.
Posted Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:50:00 GMT
2014 Elite Election Coverage.
The fall issue of USA Triathlon magazine is now available in a flash-based digital edition (best viewed on a desktop or laptop computer), Android and iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch. Current USA Triathlon members will still receive a printed copy of the magazine (unless you have opted out).
Posted Tue, 14 Oct 2014 07:40:00 GMT
See how elite triathletes and paratriathletes fared in ITU events down in South America.
Posted Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:14:00 GMT
Find out how top elite and amateur American triathletes fared at the 2014 IRONMAN World Championship presented by GoPro.
Posted Sat, 11 Oct 2014 18:14:00 GMT
The world’s top ultra-distance triathletes will converge on Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, on Oct. 11 for the 2014 IRONMAN World Championship, presented by GoPro. On the elite start list, there are 54 men and 38 women set to compete in the 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run event....
Posted Tue, 07 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT
EL RENO, Okla. — Top swim-run athletes claimed national titles on Sunday at the 2014 USA Triathlon Aquathlon National Championships, held in conjunction with the El Reno Route 66 Aquathlon in El Reno, Oklahoma.
Andrea Nunez-Smith (Austin, Texas) was the top female finish...
Posted Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT
U.S. National Team members Jarrod Shoemaker and Joe Maloy battled hot conditions and a tough field on Sunday at the Cozumel ITU World Cup, racing to silver and bronze medals behind Etienne Diemunsch of France.
Posted Sun, 05 Oct 2014 13:44:00 GMT
The 2014 USA Triathlon National Championships season comes to a close this Sunday with the Aquathlon National Championships, held in conjunction with the El Reno Route 66 Aquathlon at Lake El Reno in El Reno, Oklahoma.
Posted Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:44:00 GMT
Matt Hanson (West Concord, Minn.) won the inaugural Ironman Chattanooga on Sunday. The downstream swim supplied some of the fastest swim splits ever seen. Eric Limkemann (Richmond, Va.) led the men throughout the bike with a five-minute gap on the pack heading into ...
Posted Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Forty years to the day after the first triathlon was held on the shores of San Diego’s Mission Bay, the pioneers of the nascent sport that combined swimming, cycling and running into an Olympic event and a lifetime passion for millions of people worldwide returned to this city for a historic reunion to swap anecdotes and share experiences about the early days of triathlon.
Posted Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:45:00 GMT
In honor of the first-ever triathlon held in San Diego’s Mission Bay on Sept. 25, 1974, USA Triathlon has special coverage online and in USA Triathlon Magazine to highlight top historical moments that have helped the sport grow to what it is today.
Posted Thu, 25 Sep 2014 10:01:00 GMT
Men’s and women’s race coverage from the Las Vegas stop of the elite 2014 USA Triathlon Super Sprint Series will be televised on Universal Sports Network on Wednesday, Oct. 1 at 8 p.m., showcasing a unique triathlon format on the rise in the U.S.
Posted Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:13:00 GMT
USA Triathlon has launched the Deca Kids Club, a program to reward and recognize USA Triathlon youth members who have completed 10 or more multisport events.
Posted Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:45:00 GMT
Amateur triathletes representing the United States raced their way to four world titles and 12 total medals at the 2014 ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships, held Sunday at Half-moon Bay.
Posted Mon, 22 Sep 2014 10:30:00 GMT
IRONMAN 70.3 Princeton
In Sunday’s IRONMAN 70.3 Princeton, Viktor Zyemtsev of the Ukraine inched out Jesse Thomas (Bend, Ore.) in a sprint finish to take first in a time of 3:54:37. The two ran side by side throughout the run after overtaking Drew Scott (Boulder, Colo.), who led ...
Posted Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT
U.S. paratriathletes posted outstanding performances on Sunday en route to national titles at the 2014 USA Paratriathlon National Championships, held in conjunction with the Life Time Tri Tempe.
Posted Sun, 21 Sep 2014 09:59:00 GMT
Just two years out from the 2016 Paralympic Games, athletes already have their sights set on Rio. The interest in paratriathlon and competition at the 2014 USA Paratriathlon National Championships, held in conjunction with the Life Time Tri Tempe, is at an all-time high as the sport prepa...
Posted Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT
More than 50 triathletes from the United States will represent the Red, White and Blue on Sunday at the 2014 ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships in Weihai, China.
Posted Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:32:00 GMT
Led by six USA Paratriathlon National Team members and two 2014 ITU Paratriathlon World Champions, nearly 50 athletes will compete Sunday at the 2014 USA Paratriathlon National Championships, held in conjunction with the Life Time Tri Tempe, produced by Life Time – The Healthy Way of Life Company, at Tempe Town Lake.
Posted Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:46:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced the three events that will comprise the inaugural 2014 women’s collegiate triathlon season, including the Women’s Collegiate Triathlon National Championships in Clermont, Florida, on Nov. 2.
Posted Fri, 12 Sep 2014 13:55:00 GMT
American triathlete Chelsea Burns and Australian Aaron Royle bested a talented international field on Thursday night at the Super Sprint Triathlon Grand Prix, the final stop of the 2014 USA Triathlon Super Sprint Series held under the lights at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Posted Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:10:00 GMT
SANDUSKY, Ohio — Markku Toiviainen and Heather Westerman captured overall national titles Sept. 7 at the 2014 USA Triathlon Aquabike National Championships, held in conjunction with Rev3 Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio.
Toiviainen (Flower Mound, Texas) was the top male finis...
Posted Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT
IRONMAN 70.3 Muskoka
Alicia Kaye (Clermont, Fla.) was the top woman in Ontario on Sunday taking first place in a time of 4:36:59. Kaye led the women out of the water and pushed the pace on the bike, lengthening her lead heading out on the run. A fleet-footed women’s field was not...
Posted Tue, 09 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT
The USA Triathlon Super Sprint Series returns to Las Vegas on Thursday, Sept. 11, with a number of the world’s best triathletes set to compete under the lights and on national television for a share of the $70,000 prize purse at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Posted Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:32:00 GMT
Amateur multisport athletes from the United States claimed two world titles and seven total medals on Sunday at the 2014 Zofingen ITU Powerman Long Distance Duathlon World Championships.
Posted Mon, 08 Sep 2014 14:54:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced that the 2015 and 2016 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships will be held in Clemson, S.C., the home of Clemson University.
Posted Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:17:00 GMT
CHICAGO — Columbia Multisport Club, Well-Fit, TriMonster, Dare2Tri and The Fitness Pursuit grabbed national titles in their respective divisions at the 2014 USA Triathlon Club National Championships, in conjunction with the Transamerica Chicago Triathlon presented by Toyota.
Posted Fri, 05 Sep 2014 00:00:00 GMT