Deal to benefit USA Triathlon annual members, national championship events
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — USA Triathlon announced today that it has renewed its partnership with official sponsor FuelBelt through 2013. This agreement provides unique discounts for USA Triathlon annual members and support for the organization’s national championship events.
A long-time leader in the hydration belt and accessory industry, FuelBelt is designated as the official hydration belt of USA Triathlon and has now increased its commitment as a new Bronze Level partner for the next three years.
FuelBelt will provide product support to USA Triathlon’s national championship events and its annual members through a number of channels over the course of the three-year deal. Additionally, all USA Triathlon annual members are eligible for a 25 percent discount on FuelBelt products. Visit www.FuelBelt.com for more information.
“FuelBelt has been closely involved with USA Triathlon for more than a decade, and we have watched the rapid growth of the membership rise from 18,000 to over 135,000,” said Vinu Malik, FuelBelt founder and CEO. “USA Triathlon has created a phenomenal platform for the multisport lifestyle, and we’re happy to contribute to the long-term growth of the sport and the organization’s membership. As the official hydration belt and accessories supplier to USA Triathlon, we can keep ourselves in front of a very special demographic of high achievers.”
About FuelBelt, Inc.
FuelBelt, Inc. is the world leader in hydration belts and accessories. Founded in 1997 by seven-time Ironman World Championship participant, Vinu Malik, FuelBelt continues to evolve to serve the needs of athletes, from runners to cyclists, to competitive triathletes, including Ironman world champions. FuelBelts have been used to break world records, personal bests, and have even been used at the Olympic world stage, where every effort and every second counts. For more information, please visit www.FuelBelt.com.
About USA Triathlon
Founded in 1982, USA Triathlon is proud to serve as the National Governing Body for triathlon – one of the fastest growing sports in the world – as well as duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, winter triathlon and paratriathlon in the United States. USA Triathlon sanctions 3,500 races and connects with more than 135,000 members each year, making it the largest multisport organization in the world. In addition to its work with athletes, coaches, and race directors on the grassroots level, USA Triathlon provides leadership and support to elite athletes competing at international events, including ITU World Championships, Pan American Games and the Summer Olympic Games. USA Triathlon is a proud member of the International Triathlon Union and the United States Olympic Committee.