Visit usatriathlon.org Saturday and Sunday for exclusive free coverage
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — For the second consecutive year, coverage from the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships, presented by People’s United Bank, will be streamed live online this weekend from Burlington, Vt., for free at usatriathlon.org.
A record number of the nation’s top amateur triathletes will compete over the course of Saturday’s Olympic-Distance National Championship and Sunday’s Sprint National Championship. Action from both events will be streamed live online at usatriathlon.org beginning at 7 a.m. Eastern. Saturday’s Olympic-distance stream will end at 12:30 p.m. Eastern, while Sunday’s sprint-distance coverage will conclude at 11 a.m. Eastern.
Forming the largest USA Triathlon National Championship event in the sport’s history, more than 3,700 of the nation’s top amateur triathletes will be in action in Burlington this weekend.
The competitors in both events are among the best amateur triathletes in the country, with many having garnered numerous USA Triathlon All-America honors, National Championships and world titles. They will travel to Burlington from all 50 states and the District of Columbia after meeting qualification standards at USA Triathlon-sanctioned qualifying events throughout the 2012 season.
Live stream coverage will be produced by Neoti and hosted by Michael Towne.
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 4,000 races and connects with more than 150,000 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.