Race Directors HQ members will be able to access USA Triathlon’s leading online race director certification courses at discounted rates.
Race Directors HQ, the online resource and community network for race directors, is happy to announce a partnership with USA Triathlon that will provide Race Directors HQ members with access to USA Triathlon’s online race director certification courses at special rates.
USA Triathlon’s revamped online race director certification courses are designed for seasoned event directors as well as those that are new to the industry. The 16-hour courses address the latest in race directing methods and insurance/risk management trends, and come with additional benefits to certified race directors that include:
- Discount on USA Triathlon sanction fees
- Eligibility to host non-owned USA Triathlon National Championships, Regional Championships and special qualifier events
- Complimentary USA Triathlon membership during each year certified
- Discounts on USA Triathlon marketing materials
- Access to the Gatorade sponsorship program
As part of the partnership, Race Directors HQ members will receive a 20% discount on all USA Triathlon race director certification courses. Furthermore, all USA Triathlon-certified race directors will get reciprocal access to Race Directors HQ’s online marketing courses, for which they will also be receiving Continuing Education credits towards their recertification.
To learn more about USA Triathlon’s race director certification process, visit usatriathlon.org. For more details and to join Race Directors HQ’s membership program, visit https://www.racedirectorshq.com/member-benefits/.
About Race Directors HQ
Race Directors HQ was launched in 2017 with a mission of providing race directors with the resources they need to succeed in an increasingly competitive landscape. RaceDirectorsHQ.com offers marketing tools, online courses, how-to guides and expert advice on planning, organizing and promoting races, as well as the industry’s largest searchable directory of race services companies, with over 1,000 listings across 11 categories, from timers and online registration providers to medals, clothing and signage suppliers.
About USA Triathlon
USA Triathlon is proud to serve as the National Governing Body for triathlon, as well as duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, winter triathlon, off-road triathlon and paratriathlon in the United States. Founded in 1982, USA Triathlon sanctions more than 4,300 events and connects with more than 400,000 members each year, making it the largest multisport organization in the world. In addition to its work at the grassroots level with athletes, coaches, and race directors — as well as the USA Triathlon Foundation — USA Triathlon provides leadership and support to elite athletes competing at international events, including International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games. USA Triathlon is a proud member of the ITU and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC).