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ITU elects interim Executive Board Member

ITU elects interim Executive Board Member

18/12/14 - In an effort to continue leading the International Triathlon Union (ITU) with strong governance practices, the ITU Executive Board this weekend voted on several important decisions for the future of the... |

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Best of 2014: Kevin McDowell makes a return

Best of 2014: Kevin McDowell makes a return

11/12/14 - Kevin McDowell showed early promise as a teenage triathlete winning silver at the first Youth Olympic Games four years ago in Singapore. But just as his career appeared to be on the cusp of exploding,... |

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Throwback Thursday: The smashing Karen Smyers

Throwback Thursday: The smashing Karen Smyers

20/11/14 - By Grady Sports Media By competing in races across the world, earning a spot in both the ITU and USA Triathlon Hall of Fame, coaching a new generation of athletes, and being named by Sports Illustrated... |

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Youth Olympics feature: Seth Rider

Youth Olympics feature: Seth Rider

17/08/14 - With the women’s race done & just one day to go until the lads get their shot on the international stage at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, we get to know the USA’s Seth Rider. Having gotten started... |

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Stephanie Jenks: A small town girl with big hopes

Stephanie Jenks: A small town girl with big hopes

16/08/14 - Depending on how you measure, Nanjing is not even in the top 10 biggest cities in China. But for USA triathlete Stephanie JENKS, of Aurora, Iowa, such rankings mean little. “The [population of the]... |

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USA Triathlon seeks National Development Coach

USA Triathlon seeks National Development Coach

05/05/14 - USA Triathlon is currently seeking a National Development Coach to develop, implement and deliver the coach and athlete mentorship strategy for the Resident Collegiate Recruitment Program (RCRP). RCRP... |

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PATCO continental sprint champions crowned in Sarasota

PATCO continental sprint champions crowned in Sarasota

10/03/14 - Sarah Haskins (USA) and Andrew Yorke (CAN) both employed strong run performances to become the 2014 PATCO elite sprint champions this weekend in Sarasota, USA. Women’s Review In her return to racing... |

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2016 Long Distance Triathlon Champs awarded to USA

2016 Long Distance Triathlon Champs awarded to USA

07/02/14 - ITU today announced that USA Triathlon, Friends of Multisport, Inc. and the Redman Triathlon have been awarded the 2016 ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships, to be held in Oklahoma City, Okla.... |

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Jorgensen named USOC Athlete of the Month

Jorgensen named USOC Athlete of the Month

10/06/13 - The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) recently honored Gwen Jorgensen as its female Athlete of the Month for May following a gold-medal performance at the 2013 World Triathlon Yokohama last month. Just... |

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Record Field Set to Compete at USA Paratriathlon Nationals

Record Field Set to Compete at USA Paratriathlon Nationals

22/05/13 - With the largest field in event history, nearly 80 paratriathletes are slated to compete Monday at the 2013 USA Paratriathlon National Championships, held in conjunction with the Life Time Fitness Tri... |

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U.S. Olympic Committee confirms U.S. Triathlon team for London 2012

U.S. Olympic Committee confirms U.S. Triathlon team for London 2012

11/07/12 - With less than three weeks until the Olympic Games kick off in London, the 2012 U.S. Olympic Triathlon Team has officially been announced by the U.S. Olympic Committee. While the qualified athletes were... |

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Groff and Huerta named USA Triathlon 2011 Elite Athletes of the Year

Groff and Huerta named USA Triathlon 2011 Elite Athletes of the Year

02/03/12 - With International Triathlon Union World Championship Series podium finisher Sarah Groff and Pan American Games silver medalist Manuel Huerta leading the way, USA Triathlon today announced its 2011 Elite... |

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National Champions Verzbicas, Whitley Claim 2011 USA Triathlon Junior Honours

National Champions Verzbicas, Whitley Claim 2011 USA Triathlon Junior Honours

01/03/12 - USA Triathlon Junior Elite national champions Lukas Verzbicas and Kelly Whitley have been honoured for their remarkable 2011 seasons with USA Triathlon Junior Triathlete of the Year accolades. USA... |

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Melissa Stockwell, JP Theberge Named USA Paratriathlon Athletes of the Year

Melissa Stockwell, JP Theberge Named USA Paratriathlon Athletes of the Year

28/02/12 - USA Triathlon have honoured world championship medallists Melissa Stockwell and JP Theberge with its 2011 USA Paratriathlon Athletes of the Year. The accolades were selected by the USA Triathlon Age Group... |

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USAT Sets 2012 USA Paratriathlon Race Series

USAT Sets 2012 USA Paratriathlon Race Series

03/02/12 - With the aim of providing increased domestic competitive opportunities for the nation’s top paratriathletes, USA Triathlon has established the 2012 USA Paratriathlon Race Series, a three-race series held... |

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USA Triathlon announces 2012 National Championship Schedule

USA Triathlon announces 2012 National Championship Schedule

10/11/11 - USA Triathlon has announced the dates and locations of its 2012 National Championship schedule, providing multisport athletes from across the United States the opportunity to compete in a top-notch... |

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USA Triathlon Announces 2011 Election Results

USA Triathlon Announces 2011 Election Results

19/10/11 - USA Triathlon Nominating and Governance Committee Chair Brian Harrington has announced that the organisation’s annual elections were completed, and four members of the USA Triathlon Board of Directors... |

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Age-Group Registration for 2012 San Diego WCS now open

Age-Group Registration for 2012 San Diego WCS now open

12/10/11 - Age-group triathletes will have the opportunity to secure a spot on the same course as the world’s top Olympic-distance competitors in scenic San Diego. Registration opens at noon (PST) on Wednesday 12... |

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Q&A with Sarah Haskins

Q&A with Sarah Haskins

30/05/11 - We asked you via our Facebook page to submit your questions to US athlete Sarah Haskins. Sarah won her first ITU Triathlon World Cup title in Monterrey earlier this month, and was in winning form again... |

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ITU President Marisol Casado Visits USA Triathlon Staff

ITU President Marisol Casado Visits USA Triathlon Staff

09/03/11 - USA Triathlon was honored Tuesday by a visit from Marisol Casado, President of the International Triathlon Union, who took time out of a busy trip to the United States to sit down with the entire USA... |

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Olympians Shine in USA Triathlon Elite Race Series Opener

Olympians Shine in USA Triathlon Elite Race Series Opener

07/03/11 - In the opening event of the 2011 USA Triathlon Elite Race Series, U.S. Olympians Sarah Haskins (Colorado Springs, Colo.) and Jarrod Shoemaker (Maynard, Mass.) claimed the first-ever USA Triathlon Elite... |

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USA Triathlon Elite Race Series Kicks Off in Clermont on March 5

USA Triathlon Elite Race Series Kicks Off in Clermont on March 5

02/03/11 - U.S. Olympians Sarah Haskins (Colorado Springs, Colo.) and Jarrod Shoemaker (Maynard, Mass.) highlight the start list for the opening event of the 2011 USA Triathlon Elite Race Series, which is set for... |

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USA Triathlon appoint new CEO and first COO

USA Triathlon appoint new CEO and first COO

14/02/11 - USA Triathlon has appointed Rob Urbach as its new Chief Executive Officer and Tim Yount as the first Chief Operating Officer in its history. Urbach will be the ninth Chief Executive Officer in USA... |

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USA Triathlon’s Elite Athletes of the Year

USA Triathlon’s Elite Athletes of the Year

31/01/11 - As the top Americans in the 2010 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series rankings, Laura Bennett and Matt Chrabot were named USA Triathlon’s Olympic/ITU Athletes of the Year, selected by the... |

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Greg Bennett to Race for United States

Greg Bennett to Race for United States

26/05/10 - Veteran Australian triathlete Greg Bennett has had a request to be released from racing for Australia granted by the Triathlon Australia Board. Bennett, 38, has held dual citizenship with Australia and... |

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USA Triathlon Membership Reaches All-Time High

USA Triathlon Membership Reaches All-Time High

20/05/10 - Recent reports from the Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association, coupled with the continued rise of USA Triathlon’s annual membership total, demonstrate the sustained growth of multisport - specifically... |

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USA Triathlete of the Year Awards

USA Triathlete of the Year Awards

11/01/10 - Sarah Haskins and Jarrod Shoemaker were named USA Triathlete Olympic/ITU Triathletes of the Year, an honour awarded annually by the USAT Athlete Advisory Council. Haskins and Shoemaker had great showings... |

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In Profile: Jean Draper USA

In Profile: Jean Draper USA

08/10/09 - Jean Draper is the mother of two children, Heyden 7 and Abigail 4. A car accident four years ago meant that her right leg was amputated below the knee, but this didn’t hold her back. The 2009 New York... |

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Team USA Earns 49 ITU Duathlon World Medals

Team USA Earns 49 ITU Duathlon World Medals

30/09/09 - Members of Team USA took home 49 medals from the 2009 ITU Duathlon World Championship at Lowe’s Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Saturday. The total includes 13 gold, 18 silver and 18 bronze... |

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