Des Moines Triathlon Replaces Hy-Vee Triathlon in Iowa’s Capitol

Triathletes in the Midwest Region and across the U.S. rejoice as Premier Event Management replaces the old Hy-Vee Triathlon in Iowa’s capitol city with the new Des Moines Triathlon. The tradition was started in June of 2007 with the inaugural running of the Hy-Vee Triathlon! The triathlon world recognized in a very short time that the …

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Life Time Tri Soma Rebranded as IRONMAN 70.3 Arizona

The Life Time Tri Soma race has been rebranded as an Ironman event. The IRONMAN 70.3 Arizona triathlon will debut Oct. 18 in and around Tempe Town Lake.  The new IRONMAN 70.3 Series race is a results of the continued partnership between IRONMAN and Life Time Fitness.  This brings the number of IRONMAN 70.3 races taking …

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USA Triathlon’s 3rd Annual Beginner Friendly Retro Tri Series

Triathlon returns to its roots with the third annual USA Triathlon Retro Tri Series, featuring 12 beginner-friendly swim, bike, run events across the country in 2015. Established in 2013, the aim of the Retro Tri Series is to introduce new participants to the sport of triathlon, and events focus on camaraderie and enjoying multisport rather …

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USA Triathlon 2015 Regional Championships

USA Triathlon has determined the events in each of its 10 Regions that will serve as the 2015 Regional Championships, providing athletes the opportunity to qualify for the 2015 USA Triathlon Olympic-Distance National Championships. Competitors who finish in the top 33 percent or top five (whichever is greater) in their respective age groups at Regional …

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Pigman Long Course Triathlon Gets New Fan-Friendly Course

The 2015 Pigman Long Course Triathlon will be a one-of-a-kind, fan-friendly event when triathletes start the swim at 7:30 a.m. on August 16th. Spectators will be able to view the swim, cheer bikers multiple times at a set point on the four-lap bike leg and encourage their favorite triathletes on to the finish on the …

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Big Kahuna Triathlon Becomes IRONMAN 70.3 Santa Cruz

IRONMAN has announced the acquisition of multiple events from Firstwave Events, LLC. IRONMAN will now own and operate the Big Kahuna Triathlon and Santa Cruz Half Marathon/10k/5k. The Big Kahuna triathlon will be rebranded as IRONMAN 70.3 Santa Cruz and will take place on Saturday, September 13, 2015. “We are excited to continue to expand our offerings …

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SUPERFROG Triathlon to Become IRONMAN 70.3 SUPERFROG

IRONMAN announced the acquisition of multiple events from SUPERFROG, Inc., including the SUPERFROG, SUPER SEAL and SEAL Sprint triathlons – created and designed by Navy SEALs. The SUPERFROG triathlon will be rebranded as IRONMAN 70.3 SUPERFROG and will take place on Sunday, September 27, 2015. “It is a privilege for us to combine the profound tradition of …

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Nation’s Triathlon Adds Inaugural Sprint Race

The only triathlon held in Washington DC is offering even more triathletes the opportunity to “test the waters” with the addition of a shorter distance race.  The 9th annual Nation’s Triathlon taking place on Sunday, September 7, 2014, is adding a Sprint distance race for the very first time in its nine year history. The shorter distance will feature …

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