The USA Triathlon Foundation today announced its first-ever grant program, offering up to $50,000 in funding for individuals, clubs, teams and organizations to support and promote the sport of triathlon in 2015.
Posted Tue, 20 Jan 2015 16:03:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced Staci Brode, Ben Collins and Joel Rosinbum as the newest members of the organization’s 12-member Board of Directors. The trio recently began their terms of service.
Posted Fri, 16 Jan 2015 09:59:00 GMT
The winter 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, 06 Jan 2015 12:39:00 GMT
USA Triathlon names the top moments of the past year in its Best of 2014 series.
Posted Wed, 31 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon assembles the top Facebook posts and tweets from the 2014 season.
Posted Tue, 30 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon recaps key numbers from the 2014 competition season.
Posted Tue, 23 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
As part of its Best of 2014 series, USA Triathlon lists the funniest moments over the sport from the past year.
Posted Mon, 22 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon recalls the top news stories throughout the 2014 season.
Posted Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Registration is now open for the Open Age-Group Sprint Race as part of the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago.
Posted Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon Board of Directors President Barry Siff was named to the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Executive Board following a vote at last weekend’s ITU Board Meeting and 25th anniversary celebration in Avignon, France.
Posted Wed, 17 Dec 2014 11:15:00 GMT
As a member of USA Triathlon, there are a number of ways you can become involved in the national organization, provide leadership and make a difference in the lives of multisport athletes from around the country. One exciting opportunity currently available to South Midwest Region members is the chance to serve USA Triathlon as a member of the Board of Directors.
Posted Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
The 2015 USA Paratriathlon National Championships return to Austin, Texas, on May 25 in conjunction with the Life Time Tri CapTex.
Posted Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:03:00 GMT
Results have been announced for the 2014 USA Triathlon Elite Election.
Posted Tue, 09 Dec 2014 15:34:00 GMT
With the 2015 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final and World Championships set for Sept. 15-20 at Grant Park, an open age-group sprint race has been added to allow amateur triathletes an opportunity to compete at the same venue as the world’s best triathletes.
Posted Tue, 09 Dec 2014 11:13:00 GMT
On Dec. 18, USA Triathlon will start counting down multisport’s top photos, funniest moments and most popular social media posts of 2014 — and we’re looking for your help.
Do you have a funny photo, social media post or short story you’d like to share? What about...
Posted Mon, 08 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced the organization’s $2.6 million multi-year Women’s Triathlon Emerging Sport Grant, created to drive the establishment of NCAA women’s varsity triathlon programs.
Posted Fri, 05 Dec 2014 08:59:00 GMT
Ten individuals, three teams and one race production company are among the recipients of the first Gwen Jorgensen Scholarship, which awarded over $20,000 in funds to develop junior triathletes and paratriathletes.
Posted Wed, 03 Dec 2014 09:59:00 GMT
Matt Chrabot (Virginia Beach, Va.) was the top U.S. male finisher in Mexico on Sunday, taking second place in a time of 8:29:50. Michael Weiss (AUT) unleashed a dominant bike split, leading all others by nearly 20 minutes, to secure first place in a time of 8:12:16. Chr...
Posted Mon, 01 Dec 2014 00:00:00 GMT
With aims of making the sport safe and enjoyable for all participants, USA Triathlon held its first-ever Medical Multisport Conference on Nov. 14-15 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Posted Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:34:00 GMT
Meredith Kessler (San Francisco, Calif.) led the women start to finish in Tempe, Arizona, on Sunday. Kessler, who was the first woman out of the water, pushed her lead to over seven minutes by the end of the 112-mile bike leg. Kessler relinquished none of that lead, putt...
Posted Mon, 17 Nov 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon will conduct server maintenance Thursday, Nov. 13 starting at 10 p.m. MT (midnight ET). The scheduled maintenance is expected to take approximately 30 minutes. Thanks for your patience during the maintenance.
Posted Thu, 13 Nov 2014 15:48:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced a new Bronze-Level Partnership with Boom Nutrition, who will serve as the organization’s Exclusive Energy Gel through 2017.
Posted Mon, 10 Nov 2014 15:31:00 GMT
Check out the preview trailer for the broadcast of the 2014 IRONMAN World Championship, this Saturday on NBC.
Posted Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:28:00 GMT
Select responses will be published in the Winter 2015 issue of USA Triathlon Magazine. The magazine is scheduled to hit members' mailboxes in mid January.
Posted Thu, 06 Nov 2014 13:23:00 GMT
USA Triathlon CEO Rob Urbach participated in a panel discussion Tuesday at the Doha Goals Forum in Qatar. Urbach was a panelist for "Debate: Sport for the Masses" at the annual conference.
Posted Tue, 04 Nov 2014 14:39:00 GMT
Kelly Kosmo of UCLA raced to victory on Sunday, earning the first-ever Women’s Collegiate Triathlon National Championships title.
Posted Sun, 02 Nov 2014 10:29:00 GMT
Nominations are now open for the USA Triathlon Hall of Fame Class of 2014, and will be accepted through Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014.
Posted Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:56:00 GMT
Top triathletes around the country will compete this weekend in the first-ever Women’s Collegiate Triathlon National Championships, set for Sunday, Nov. 2, at Lake Louisa State Park in Clermont, Florida.
Posted Wed, 29 Oct 2014 14:13:00 GMT
U.S. Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls will join triathletes from around the world for the 2015 Rio de Janeiro ITU World Olympic Qualification Event and World Paratriathlon Event, slated for Aug. 1-2 at the proposed site of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic and Paralympic Games triathlon events.
Posted Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:44:00 GMT
IRONMAN 70.3 Austin
Lesley Smith (Coralville, Iowa) topped the podium in Texas on Sunday with a finishing time of 4:29:46. Smith was just behind the leaders out of the water before laying down one of the top run splits of the day to edge out second place finisher Jeanni Seymour (ZAF) w...
Posted Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT