USA Triathlon Renews Partnership with Ashworth Awards Through 2022

By USA Triathlon | April 13, 2018, 3:53 p.m. (ET)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — USA Triathlon today announced it has renewed its partnership with Ashworth Awards, a leading manufacturer and supplier of custom awards, trophies and medallions, through 2022. The company has served as an Official Awards Partner of USA Triathlon since 2013.

Ashworth Awards will continue to provide awards and finisher medals to participants at USA Triathlon’s four owned National Championships: Duathlon, Collegiate Club & High School, Youth & Junior and Age Group (Sprint and Olympic-distance). The company will also produce awards for select non-owned USA Triathlon National Championships and regional events.

“For the past five years Ashworth Awards has supplied unique, prestigious and high-quality finisher medals and awards to USA Triathlon’s National Championship competitors,” said Chuck Menke, USA Triathlon Chief Marketing Officer. “We are pleased to extend our partnership for another five years as we provide event participants with the recognition they deserve at the highest level of amateur multisport racing.”

“We are thrilled to renew our partnership with USA Triathlon through 2022,” said Kim Ashworth, Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Ashworth Awards. “Ashworth Awards believes it is important to give back to our sport and be involved on every level. We are not only manufacturers in the endurance sports industry, but we are athletes ourselves!  We understand what athletes expect to receive at the finish line. They train so hard and deserve the best awards and medallions when they finish. I look forward to our partnership helping events provide long-lasting mementos for athletes to treasure years after they race their event.”

The company has provided awards for some of the most prestigious endurance races in the world, including the IRONMAN World Championship and the Boston Marathon. Its partners also include U.S. Figure Skating, Challenged Athletes Foundation, the American Trail Running Association, Running USA, Girls on the Run and the Road Runners Club of America.

For more information about Ashworth Awards, visit ashworthawards.com.  

About Ashworth Awards:
For over 50 years, Ashworth Awards has been helping race directors, event coordinators, coaches and industry leaders  with their recognition products and awards. By providing the highest quality manufacturing and materials, unbeatable pricing, custom designs, and industry leading customer service they have created a seamless experience, assisting in recognizing their customer’s event participants as well as acquiring the proper recognition and exposure their events deserve. 

The Boston Athletic Association, IRONMAN, United States Figure Skating, Life Time Fitness, USA Karate, and many others have recognized their 50 years of experience, putting the design and manufacturing of their medallions, pins, awards, ribbons and more in the care of Ashworth Awards.

About USA Triathlon
USA Triathlon is proud to serve as the National Governing Body for triathlon, as well as duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, winter triathlon, off-road triathlon and paratriathlon in the United States. Founded in 1982, USA Triathlon sanctions more than 4,300 events and connects with more than 400,000 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 International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games. USA Triathlon is a proud member of the ITU and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC).