With four top-ranked paratriathletes and four returning world championship medalists, a squad of 16 American paratriathletes will compete in five classification divisions on Saturday at the 2014 ITU Paratriathlon World Championships.
Posted Thu, 28 Aug 2014 09:03:00 GMT
Ranked as the top two female triathletes in the world, U.S. Olympians Gwen Jorgensen and Sarah Groff headline a team of eight American elite triathletes who will compete this weekend at the ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final, the culmination of the global eight-race series.
Posted Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:40:00 GMT
U.S. National Team member and 2012 Olympian Sarah Groff heads into Saturday’s elite women’s race at the ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final ranked No. 2 in the world after her win in Stockholm last weekend. Groff (Hanover, N.H.) is the only U.S. athlete to have earned a spo...
Posted Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Amateur multisport athletes from the United States picked up 11 titles and 26 total medals on Wednesday at the 2014 ITU Aquathlon World Championships, the opening event of the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final and World Championships weekend at Hawrelak Park.
Posted Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:18:00 GMT
Led by U.S. junior triathlete and Youth Olympic Games silver medalist Stephanie Jenks, 12 up-and-coming triathlon stars take the stage in Hawrelak Park throughout the weekend for the Junior and Under-23 ITU Triathlon World Championships.
Posted Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:59:00 GMT
Ranked as the top two female triathletes in the world, U.S. Olympians Gwen Jorgensen and Sarah Groff headline a team of eight American elite triathletes who will compete this weekend in Hawrelak Park at the ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final, the culmination of the global eight-race series.
Posted Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:40:00 GMT
2014 USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships Power Analysis.
More than 600 amateur triathletes from 48 states and Washington, D.C., will compete for world titles at the 2014 ITU Age Group World Championships in Hawrelak Park, with the sprint race set for Friday and the Olympic-distance event scheduled for Monday.
Posted Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:59:00 GMT
As a member of USA Triathlon, there are a number of ways you can become involved in the organization, provide leadership and make a difference in the lives of multisport athletes from around the country. One exciting opportunity available to you now is the chance to serve USA Triathlon as a member of the National Board of Directors.
Posted Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:06:00 GMT
A team of nearly 130 Americans will compete in the 2014 Edmonton ITU Aquathlon World Championships on Wednesday, the opening event of the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final and World Championships set at Hawrelak Park.
Posted Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:10:00 GMT
Dear USAT Certified Coach,
USA Triathlon is looking for a select few candidates who see themselves as becoming the next generation of high performance draft legal triathlon coaches. Coaches who can identify, select and develop suitable athletes from the greatest gene pool on the planet...
USA Triathlon is now taking nominations for its 2014 Athletes' Advisory Council (AAC) and Athlete Director seats.
Posted Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:17:00 GMT
Topping the Threadneedle ITU World Triathlon Series rankings, U.S. National Team member and Olympian Gwen Jorgensen talks about her record-breaking season and how she’s prepared for the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Edmonton.
On her four consecutive WTS wins in Yokohama, ...
Posted Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Transamerica Chicago Triathlon presented by Toyota
Greg Bennett (Boulder, Colo.) secured the win in Chicago on Sunday with the top bike split bringing him to the finish with a time of 1:49:02. After losing time to Bennett on the bike, Hunter Kemper’s (Colorado Springs, Colo.) flee...
Posted Mon, 25 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT
U.S. National Team member and 2012 Olympian Sarah Groff raced her way to gold on Saturday at ITU World Triathlon Stockholm, earning her first career World Triathlon Series win and moving up to the second position in the world rankings.
Posted Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:52:00 GMT
Youth Olympic Games medals were awarded Thursday morning in the Triathlon Mixed Relay at Xuanwu Lake, with Team Europe 1 capturing the gold in the final triathlon event of the Games.
Posted Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:05:00 GMT
Hall of Fame swim coach Bob Bowman will present the keynote speech for the 2014 USA Triathlon Art & Science of Triathlon International Coaching Symposium at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. The theme for this year’s Symposium is “Innovate, Communicate and Achieve,” and this unique educational opportunity for triathlon coaches features a dynamic lineup of U.S. and international multisport experts.
Posted Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:39:00 GMT
Children ages 7-15 are invited to participate in the 2014 USA Triathlon Youth Splash & Dash on Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Memorial Park Recreation Center in Colorado Springs, part of the nationwide 50-race USA Triathlon Youth Splash & Dash Aquathlon Series.
Posted Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:47:00 GMT
Led by U.S. National Team member and 2012 Olympian Sarah Groff, a team of seven U.S. elite triathletes will compete this Saturday at ITU World Triathlon Stockholm, the penultimate event of the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series.
Posted Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:18:00 GMT
Catch up with weekend action from U.S. elite triathletes.
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:03:00 GMT
Age-group triathletes Leslie Battle and Lance Fargo collected two national titles apiece over the weekend at the USA Triathlon Clydesdale and Athena National Championships, held in conjunction with the Tri Arkansas International Distance Triathlon and the DeGray Lake Sprint Triathlon.
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:04:00 GMT
U.S. National Team member and Olympian Gwen Jorgensen has launched a scholarship fund, with support from the USA Triathlon Foundation and her wetsuit sponsor ROKA, for up-and-coming draft-legal triathletes or paratriathletes leading up to the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:05:00 GMT
U.S. elite triathletes Katie Hursey and Tommy Zaferes topped the field at Sunday’s PATCO Sprint Triathlon Pan American Cup, held in conjunction with the long-running Apple Triathlon.
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:52:00 GMT
The second day of competition at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games was underway Monday morning with the men’s triathlon, where U.S. junior triathlete Seth Rider logged a 12th-place finish at Xuanwu Lake.
Posted Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT
U.S. off-road triathletes picked up seven medals and one world title at the 2014 Zittau ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships on Saturday.
Posted Sun, 17 Aug 2014 11:05:00 GMT
Junior triathlete Stephanie Jenks raced her way to a silver medal at Xuanwu Lake on Sunday morning, earning one of the first medals of the 2014 Youth Olympic Games.
Posted Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:00:00 GMT
The first-ever standalone USA Triathlon Clydesdale and Athena National Championships will be held this weekend in DeGray Lake, Ark., in conjunction with the Tri Arkansas International Distance Triathlon and the DeGray Lake Sprint Triathlon.
Posted Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:46:00 GMT
Up-and-coming U.S. junior triathletes Stephanie Jenks and Seth Rider will compete at the second Youth Olympic Games this weekend in Nanjing, China.
Posted Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:52:00 GMT
USA Triathlon has added a new VISA Signature® rewards credit card to its extensive line-up of annual membership benefits through a relationship with Commerce Bank.
Posted Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:32:00 GMT
More than 50 U.S. athletes will take their triathlon talents off-road for this Saturday’s ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships in Zittau, Germany.
Posted Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:54:00 GMT