2016 Regional Championships

Region Event (location) Date

Florida

Great Clermont Triathlon
(Clermont, Fla.)
March 20

Mid-Atlantic
Jamestown Triathlon
(Williamsburg, Va.)
June 12
Mideast
Muncie June Sprint & Olympic
(Muncie, Ind.)
June 11

Midwest

Bluff Creek Olympic Triathlon
(Boone, Iowa)

July 31
Northeast Rev3 Challenge Quassy
(Middlebury, Conn.)
June 4
Pacific Northwest Best in the West*
(Sweet Home, Ore.)
Sept. 11
Rocky Mountain Boulder Peak Triathlon (Cancelled. See update below.)
(Boulder, Colo.)
July 10 
South Midwest Tri-Arkansas*
(Arkedelphia, Ark.)
August 20
Southeast Chattanooga Waterfront Triathlon
(Chattanooga, Tenn.)
June 26
Southwest Auburn International Triathlon
(Auburn, Calif.)
May 15
*Denotes qualification for 2017 Age Group Nationals

The 2016 Regional Championship races occurring prior to August 1, 2016, qualify the top 33 percent or top five (whichever is greater) competitors per their respective age groups for the 2016 Olympic-Distance National Championships in Omaha, Nebraska, on August 13. Any Regional Championship occurring after August 1, 2016, will qualify the top 33 percent or top five (whichever is greater) competitors per their respective age groups for the 2017 USA Triathlon Olympic-Distance National Championships.

Additionally, athletes can only qualify at a Regional Championship or Special Qualifier if racing standard distance. No other distance will allow for qualification.

All athletes must be at least 17 years old by Dec. 31, 2016, to qualify for the Olympic-Distance National Championships.

Race dates subject to change. USA Triathlon reserves the right to change qualifying events for any sanction-related issues. Check back for updates and please check individual race websites for the most up-to-date information.

*** Update on Rocky Mountain Regional Championship: Due to the cancellation of the Rocky Mountain Regional Championship on July 10, 2016, all remaining USAT Sanctioned triathlons in the Rocky Mountain Region will have the Age Group National Championships qualification criteria for that of a Regional Championship. This will apply to all USAT Sanctioned triathlons occurring between July 11th and July 30th, 2016. Athletes who qualify will automatically receive the "You've Qualified" email after results are officially submitted to USA Triathlon.

 

2016 Special Qualifiers

Region
Event (location)
Date
 Southeast Renaissance Man Triathlon
(Florence, Ala.)
July 10

The 2016 special qualifier races occurring prior to August 1, 2016, qualify the top 33 percent or top five (whichever is greater) competitors per their respective age groups for the 2016 USA Triathlon Olympic-Distance National Championships in Omaha, Nebraska, on August 13. Any Regional Championship occurring after August 1, 2016, will qualify the top 33 percent or top five (whichever is greater) competitors per their respective age groups for the 2017 USA Triathlon Olympic-Distance National Championships.

Additionally, athletes can only qualify at a Regional Championship or Special Qualifier if racing standard distance. No other distance will allow for qualification.

All athletes must be at least 17 years old by Dec. 31, 2016, to qualify for Olympic-Distance National Championships.

Race dates subject to change. USA Triathlon reserves the right to change qualifying events for any sanction-related issues. Check back for updates and please check individual race websites for the most up-to-date information.