Weekend Preview: Get Your Fix

Triathlon Events

Friday April 21st

 

2017 USAT High School Triathlon National Championships

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


2017 USAT Collegiate Club Triathlon National Championships

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


 

Saturday April 22nd

 

2017 USAT Collegiate Club Triathlon National Championships

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


Team Colorado Weekly Ride

Tom Watson Park, Boulder


2017 CS Bike Swap

Colorado Springs


 

Sunday April 23rd

 

Three Creeks Half Marathon

Cherry Creek State Park



Cycling Events

Saturday April 22nd

 

Sea Otter Classic

Monterey, Ca


Clasica de Rio Grande

Johnstown


FLC Squawker Road Classic

Durango


Junior Track Clinic

Colorado Springs


2017 CS Bike Swap

Colorado Springs


 

Sunday April 23rd

 

Louisville Criterium

Louisville

 

Kick off the spring season this April at one of the fastest races in Colorado.  Louisville offers fast flowing corners, a power incline, and wide open roads to really put the hammer down!  Come shake off the rust and open up the throttle at the Louisville Criterium!

We’ll have great prizes from our sponsors, plus a lively expo to keep spectators well fed, caffeinated, and entertained!  Let’s kick off the 2017 Colorado Cycling Season in style!


BRAC Women’s Mentoring Clinic

Louisville

 

In conjunction with the Louisville Criteium.  This BRAC sponsored clinic is FREE to women of all ages and ability.  Join us to kick off the 2017 racing season with a fun and informative clinic!


GiddyUP! Film Tour

Mercury Cafe, Denver

 

This special performance will benefit the Front Rangers Cycling Club, a Metro Denver nonprofit that has been putting kids on bikes since 1993.  The FRCC have 2 important programs for youth: an outreach program in collaboration with Denver Police Department that takes disadvantaged youth on a bicycle rides and outings once a month; and a junior cycling team that meets weekly providing an opportunity for youth train and race road, mountain bike and cyclocross.


Sea Otter Classic

Monterey, Ca


Junior Track Clinic

Colorado Springs


FLC Squawker Road Classic

Durango

 

USAT Paratriathlon National Championships

Pleasant Prairie, Wi

 

The 2017 USA Paratriathlon National Championships will take place June 25 in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, in conjunction with the Pleasant Prairie Triathlon. National titles will be up for grabs in six sport classes (revised for 2017), and athletes will compete in a 750-meter swim, 20-kilometer bike, 5-kilometer run course at Prairie Springs Park and Lake Andrea.

Find 2017 Paratriathlon National Championships qualification procedures here.

In addition to chasing national titles, athletes may also qualify for the USA Paratriathlon Development Team Program, meant designed to identify and develop athletic potential leading toward the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. More information on the USA Paratriathlon Development Team Program is available in this PDF document.

The triathlon starts and finishes in the picturesque setting of Prairie Springs Park. Lake Andrea, a sparkling 100-acre spring fed lake, will serve as the venue for the swim portion of our race. The bike course uses roads through the Village and frontage roads. The run course will take you through Prairie Springs Park, a 425-acre park that surrounds Lake Andrea.

 

Event details here

USA Triathlon Ultra-Distance National Championships

USA Triathlon is bringing the first-ever Ultra-Distance National Championship to Oklahoma City in 2017! The race is set to occur on Sat. Sept. 16 in conjunction with the popular Redman Triathlon at Lake Hefner, home of the 2016 ITU Long Distance World Championships.

Originally announced as being held in Sandusky, Ohio, the race had to be moved due to unforeseeable issues relating to permiting.

The 2.4-mile swim, 112-mile bike and 26.2-mile run course (140.6 miles) features a multi-loop swim parallel to the shore. The bike course is fast with rolling hills, followed by a closed, flat run course. Athletes will have the opportunity to race for national titles against the top ultra-distance triathletes in the country

*No qualification is necessary to compete in this event.*

Click here for more information and to register today!

Distances: 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike, 26.2 mile run

Eligible Age Groups and Awards

There is not currently an ITU Ultra-Distance World Championship. However, it is the policy of USA Triathlon to provide awards only for those age groups which qualify for this level of competition. Age groups will begin with 17-19 and continue in 5-year increments through 80-84. The minimum ages to compete are based on the ITU Competition Rules (appendix A, page 75).

  • For the 2017 USA Triathlon Ultra-Distance National Championship, athletes must be 17 by December 31st, 2017.

Please note that this event may have additional categories other than what is listed here. USA Triathlon will only provide National Championship awards for the listed age groups. If you are wishing to compete at this event, but do not meet the minimum age requirement, we encourage you to participate in one of our youth events. For a chart of recommended distances for youth multisport athletes, please click here.

Note: This event may allow athletes under 17 to participate. In coordination with ITU rules, they will not be eligible for USA Triathlon National Championship awards.

2017 Duathlon National Championships

USA Triathlon is pleased to call Bend, Oregon home of the 2017 Duathlon National Championships for the second consecutive year.

New for 2017, USA Triathlon will offer three races in Bend. On Saturday, June 17, there will be non-drafting sprint and standard-distance races. On Sunday, June 18, there will be a draft-legal sprint. Details on Team USA qualification can be found here.

Whether you are looking for the opportunity to compete to be a national champion or simply participate in the most competitive duathlon in the U.S., this race is for you. The City of Bend boasts the nickname of “the outdoor playground of the West” for its endless options of trail running, cycling, hiking and more. With Mt. Bachelor and the Cascade Mountain Range nearby, the cosmopolitan mountain town has become an international mecca for outdoor enthusiasts and people in search of healthy, active vacation destinations.

 Team USA Qualification

Athletes will have the opportunity to qualify for the 2018 ITU Multisport Festival in Odense, Denmark (formerly referred to as the ITU World Championships) through the USA Triathlon Duathlon National Championships.

Athletes may race in all 3 events in Bend. Both the Non-Drafting and Draft-Legal Sprint-Distance events in Bend will qualify for the 2018 Draft-Legal Sprint World Championship.

Athletes must claim their spots at their respective awards ceremonies. Visit this page to learn more on qualification for Standard and Sprint distances.

2017 Collegiate Club Triathlon National Championships

USA Triathlon is excited to return to Tuscaloosa, Alabama for the Collegiate Club and High School National Championships in 2017. USA Triathlon was last in Tuscaloosa for Collegiate Nationals in 2011 and 2012 as well as for Age Group Nationals in 2009 and 2010. High School Nationals (non-drafting) and the Collegiate Club Draft-Legal Championships will occur on Friday, April 21. The Collegiate Olympic-Distance and Mixed-Team Relay races will occur on Saturday, April 22.

Event Dates: April 21-22, 2017
Entry Fees:
Draft-Legal: $65
Olympic-Distance: $120
Mixed-Team Relay: $30
High School Non-Draft-Legal: $50

Location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Lodging Information: Click Here
Registration Closes April 14 at 11:59 p.m. MT
#USATCN & #USATHS

2017 High School Triathlon National Championships

The 2017 USA Triathlon High School National Championships will be hosted in conjunction with the USA Triathlon Collegiate Club National Championships on April 21, 2017 at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Distance: Non-draft Sprint Triathlon: 750m swim, 20k bike, 5k run

Racing Age: Age as of 12/31/2017

Registration Fee: $50

Capacity: Registration will be capped at 300 athletes.

Qualification

  • USA Triathlon Annual Membership
  • Proof of High School program enrollment
    • Options for Proof of Attendance (choose one):
      • School ID, report card, other form of identification verified by high school.
      • Eligibility Form
  • Encouraged, but not required: Results of at least one USA Triathlon Sanctioned race of sprint distance or longer within the past 12 months from the date of the USA Triathlon High School National Championships.  Please submit these race results to highschool@usatriathlon.org one week prior to the High School National Championships.

Important Registration Information

  • There is no transfer or deferment of entries from one year to the next
  • There are no refunds
  • Athletes MUST be annual USA Triathlon members to race

To be eligible for awards you must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Be a U.S. national – someone who has resided in the U.S. for three years.

Weekend Preview: Try Something New

Triathlon Events

Sunday Jan 29th

 

USAT Winter Triathlon National Championships

St. Paul, Mn

 

Weather looks nice for Sunday’s race.  Hope there’s plenty of snow on the ground.


Reverse Indoor TRYathlon

Goodson Rec Center, Centennial

 

This race is about completion, not competition; therefore, no individual winners will be awarded.  All athletic levels are welcome.  The only perquisite is that you must be able to swim unassisted in deep water.  Ages 14 – Adults.


 

Monday Jan 30th

 

Boulder Tri Club Season Kick Off 

Colorado Multisport, Boulder

 



 

Cycling Events

Friday Jan. 27th

 

2017 Fat Bike World Championships

Crested Butte, Co

 

If you can get to Crested Butte, there’s bound to be some amazing racing happening.


 

Team NEO Bike MS Info Meeting

Colorado Springs

 

Interested in participating in the 2017 Bike MS event.  Consider joining Team NEO.


 

Saturday Jan 28th

 

2017 Fat Bike World Championships

Crested Butte, Co


USAC Fat Bike National Championships

Grand Rapids, Michigan

 


Blue Sky Velo New Member Meeting

Longmont Public Library

 



 

Sunday Jan. 29th

 

2017 Fat Bike World Championships

Crested Butte, Co


 

Monday Jan 30th

 

Boulder Junior Cycling MTB Info Meeting

Boulder Cycle Sport South, Boulder