Long Course Triathlon & Aquabike National Championships

Miami, Florida

Nov. 13, 2016 7 a.m. (ET)

LC Tri Aquabike

Miami Man Tri LogoThe 2016 USA Triathlon Long Course Triathlon and Aquabike National Championships will take place on November 13 as part of the Miami Man Triathlon in Miami, Florida.

*No qualification is necessary to compete in this event.*

*This event is SOLD OUT!*

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Distances: Long Course: Swim: 1.2 Miles, Bike: 56 Miles, Run: 13.1 Miles. Aquabike: Swim 1.2 Miles, Bike: 56 Miles.

Eligible Age Groups and Awards

Participants have the opportunity to qualify for the 2017 ITU Aquabike and Long-Distance Triathlon World Championships through the 2016 USA Triathlon Aquabike and Long-Course Triathlon National Championships. It is the policy of USA Triathlon to provide awards only for those age groups which qualify for this level of competition. Age groups will begin with 17-19 and continue in 5-year increments through 80-84. The minimum ages to compete are based on the ITU Competition Rules (appendix A, page 75). 

  • For the 2016 USAT Aquabike and Long-Course Triathlon National Championship, athletes must be 17 by December 31st, 2016.
  • For the 2017 ITU Aquabike and Long-Distance Triathlon World Championship, athletes must be 18 by December 31st, 2017.

Please note that this event may have additional categories other than what is listed here. USA Triathlon will only provide National Championship awards for the listed age groups. If you are wishing to compete at this event, but do not meet the minimum age requirement, we encourage you to participate in one of our youth events. For a chart of recommended distances for youth multisport athletes, please click here.

Note: This event may allow athletes under 17 to participate. In coordination with ITU rules, they will not be eligible for USA Triathlon National Championship awards.

Note: Beginning in 2017, Aquabike will now be an ITU World Championship.

Team USA Information

Team USA

The 2016 USA Triathlon Long Course Triathlon and Aquabiike National Championships in Miami, Florida will qualify athletes for the 2017 Long Course Triathlon and Aquabike World Championship in Penticton, Canada. At the Long Course Triathlon and Aquabike National Championships, the top 18 in each age group, rolling down to 25th place after applying the age-up rule, will qualify for the World Championship.

The top 20 triathletes per age group in the USA Triathlon annual rankings as of 12/31 will qualify for the World Championship. The top two are offered a spot rolling down to 20th.

Note: All spots offered via the rankings system are subject to spots being available on the roster.

Note: Long Course Triathlon and Aquabike are completely separate event categories.

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Flight Information 

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