Six U.S. elite triathletes, led by the world’s fifth-ranked Sarah Groff, are on the start list for the ITU World Triathlon Cape Town, held April 26-27 as the second stop of the eight-race ITU World Triathlon Series.
Posted Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:33:00 GMT
Led by Kevin McDowell’s gold medal performance, eight U.S. men and women posted top-11 finishes to sweep the team titles on Sunday at the International University Sports Federation’s (FISU) 12th World University Triathlon Championships.
Posted Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:40:00 GMT
The same passion, persistence and athlete’s attitude that was central in Nicole Gross’ life as a triathlete and coach has also been the driving force in her recovery.
Posted Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:49:00 GMT
It was a busy weekend for U.S. elites, who earned podium finishes at five events around the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
Posted Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:58:00 GMT
Registration is now open for the 2014 USA Triathlon Art & Science of Triathlon International Coaching Symposium, which is slated for Sept. 12-13 in Las Vegas, Nev.
Posted Thu, 10 Apr 2014 14:08:00 GMT
More than 1,250 collegiate triathletes competed at the 2014 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships on April 4-5 in Tempe, Ariz. Relive the excitement of the action-packed weekend from top-notch racing to some of the country's greatest 'staches.
Posted Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
The USA Triathlon Board of Directors elected four of its members to officer seats on April 4, at the organization’s board meeting in Tempe, Ariz., held in conjunction with the 2014 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships.
Posted Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:04:00 GMT
USA Triathlon National Team Member and 2012 Olympian Sarah Groff finished fifth Sunday in the season opener of the ITU World Triathlon Series on a challenging, hilly course.
Posted Sun, 06 Apr 2014 06:23:00 GMT
UCLA’s Liz Noey and Rudy Von Berg from the University of Colorado each broke away from the field on the run to claim individual titles in the Olympic-distance event at the 2014 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships, held Saturday at Tempe Beach Park.
Posted Sat, 05 Apr 2014 10:11:00 GMT
The University of Colorado once again came out on top, claiming victory with their fifth consecutive overall team title and the men’s team title, while UCLA took home the women’s team title and California won their second Mixed Team Relay title at Saturday’s USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships.
Posted Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
The NCAA decision paved the way this year for colleges and universities to begin adding an NCAA-sanctioned women’s triathlon program, and on Friday, April 4, USA Triathlon held it's first NCAA Summit.
Posted Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:25:00 GMT
Ian Boggs from Indiana University and Taylor Spivey from Cal Poly raced their way to the top of the podium in the Draft-Legal Collegiate Championships on Friday, the opening event of the 2014 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships at Tempe Beach Park
Posted Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:05:00 GMT
Eight U.S. elite triathletes will toe the line at the 2014 International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Triathlon Series opener on Sunday in Auckland, New Zealand, with valuable world rankings points on the line.
Posted Thu, 03 Apr 2014 08:52:00 GMT
This weekend’s ever-growing Collegiate National Championships are a prime example of an even larger trend: the growth of youth triathlon. From the inclusion of triathlon as an NCAA Emerging Sport for Women to the expanding network of youth-focused clubs, coaches and race series, young triathletes have a lot to be excited about.
Posted Thu, 03 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Many of the more than 1,000 athletes that will travel to Tempe, Ariz., this week for the USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships have a background in the U.S. Armed Forces. Read about the strong connection between the Collegiate National Championships and the military.
The spring 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, 01 Apr 2014 08:26:00 GMT
For the second consecutive year, USA Triathlon will offer free live streaming video from the Olympic-distance race at its Collegiate National Championships in Tempe, Ariz., on usatriathlon.org.
Posted Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon, in conjunction with the International Triathlon Union, has launched TRIFECTA, a new triathlon fantasy game that allows multisport fans to predict the elite men’s and women’s podium finishers at each ITU World Triathlon Series event.
Posted Tue, 01 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
A field of nearly 1,250 men’s and women’s collegiate triathletes from 119 clubs will race for individual and team national titles at this weekend’s 2014 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships in Tempe, Ariz.
Posted Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
American elites earned podium finishes at events in California, Mexico and Costa Rica, from off-road Olympic-distance races to Ironman.
Posted Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Find out how American elites fared at events in Melbourne, Australia, and La Paz, Mexico.
Posted Tue, 25 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The 2014 USA Paratriathlon National Championships, originally scheduled for May 26 at the Life Time Tri CapTex in Austin, Texas, will now take place Sept. 21 in Tempe, Ariz., in conjunction with the Life Time Tri Tempe at Tempe Town Lake.
Posted Mon, 24 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Katie Hursey led the way for the U.S. team en route to her first victory of 2014 on Sunday at the New Plymouth International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Cup.
Posted Sun, 23 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — USA Triathlon today announced the 11 events that will comprise the second annual 2014 USA Triathlon Duathlon Race Series, created in 2013 to meet the needs of the growing multisport discipline of duathlon.
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Posted Tue, 18 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Gwen Jorgensen and Katie Hursey ran to first- and second-place finishes for the United States on Saturday at the 2014 ITU World Cup opener.
Posted Sat, 15 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced a new multi-year partnership with Ashworth Awards, a leading manufacturer and supplier of various types of custom awards, trophies, medallions and more, designating the company as its Official Awards Partner.
Posted Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced the five events that have been selected to form the inaugural USA Triathlon Mixed Team Relay Series in 2014.
Posted Mon, 10 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
The U.S. team of Kaitlin Donner, Jarrod Shoemaker, Sara McLarty and Eric Lagerstrom combined their triathlon talents for a second-place finish on Sunday at Nathan Benderson Park for the first-ever PATCO Mixed Relay Pan American Championships.
Posted Sun, 09 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Sarah Haskins posted another early-season victory on Saturday in the PATCO Sprint Triathlon Pan American Championships at Nathan Benderson Park, while USA Triathlon National Team member Ben Kanute finished second.
Posted Sat, 08 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced the organization’s 2013 Election Re-Vote is complete and five candidates for the USA Triathlon Board of Directors were elected.
Posted Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:02:00 GMT