Register for Team USA Long Course World Championships Lottery

April 30, 2008, 12 a.m. (ET)
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 30 2008) Registration for the Team USA Lottery, an additional qualification process for Long Course World Championships in triathlon, must be completed by 5 p.m. Mountain time on Wednesday, May 7.

There will be no exceptions to this deadline. Selections will occur on May 8 and selected athletes will be contacted on May 10. Register for the lottery at active.com.

Up to five athletes from each age group will be selected randomly. If an age group does not have available slots, no athletes will be selected from the lottery.

Registrants must meet all of the requirements listed below to be eligible to put their names in the lottery.

Requirements
• Must race in a long course event prior to the World Championships.
• Athletes must be at or under the following times at the long course event:

Age                     Male               Female
18-34               5:40                 6:10
35-44               5:45                 6:15
45-49               5:50                 6:25
50-54               5:55                 6:40
55-59               6:10                 6:50
60-64               6:45                 7:00
65+                  Any Finish
          
Ironman distance
Age                     Male               Female

18-34               12:20               13:20
25-29               12:30               13:30
30-34               12:40               13:40
35-39               12:50               13:50
40-44               13:00               14:00
45-49               13:10               14:10
50-54               13:20               14:20
55-59               13:40               14:40
60-64               14:10               15:10
65+                  Any Finish

• Must include the event website/official results of the race in which you qualified
• Must pay a $100 nonrefundable fee to put your name in the lottery
• Must sign up by 5 p.m. Mountain time on active.com by May 7, 2008

2008 ITU Long Course Triathlon World Championship