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
Results have been announced for the 2014 USA Triathlon Elite Election.
Posted Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:28:00 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
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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 organizationís 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 Womenís 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 Womenís 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
2014 Elite Election Coverage.
What is your favorite U.S. destination race? Email your response to firstname.lastname@example.org by Oct. 30. Put “Best Destination Race” in the subject line and include your name, age and hometown in the body of the email, along with the name of the event and a short descr...
Posted Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Longtime USA Triathlon member and contributor Chuck Graziano has been appointed to the USA Triathlon Board of Directors to represent the Mid-Atlantic Region through 2015.
Posted Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:35:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced the dates and locations for 13 events that comprise the 2015 National Championships schedule, giving top amateur athletes from across the United States the opportunity to earn official designation as a national champion in a number of multisport disciplines.
Posted Tue, 21 Oct 2014 09:36:00 GMT
USA Triathlon today announced that it will return to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on Aug. 8-9, 2015 for the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships, the organizationís largest and longest-running National Championships event.
Posted Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:22:00 GMT
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
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 Diegoís 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