USA Triathlon Mideast Region

Welcome to the new USA Triathlon Mideast Region comprised of DE, DC, KY, MD, NC, OH, TN, VA, WV.

 

2019 Region Championships

CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT DATE LOCATION ACCOMMODATIONS
Olympic Jamestown Triathlon June 8 Williamsburg, VA  Secure Your Hotel Room
Sprint Bear Triathlon May 19 Bear, DE  Secure Your Hotel Room
Duathlon Tri Louisville June 9 Louisville, KY  Secure Your Hotel Room
Paratriathlon Ohio State's TriFit Challenge July 21 Columbus, OH Secure Your Hotel Room
Multisport Fest Kinetic Triathlon Festival May 11 Spotsylvania, VA  Secure Your Hotel Room
Youth East Coast Tri Festival May 5 Glen Allen, VA  Secure Your Hotel Room 

2019 Age Group and High School State Championships

 State Event Location Date
 Delaware Tri-It Triathlon Bear, DE June 16
 Kentucky Derby City TRIfecta Louisville, KY August 18
 Maryland St. Mary's Triathlon St. Marys College May 19
 North Carolina TBD
 
 Ohio Ohio State's TriFit Challenge Columbus, OH July 21
 Tennessee Eddie Ferrell Music City Triathlon Nashville, TN July 27
 Virginia Luray Triathlon Luray, VA Aug 17 (AG) & Aug 18 (HS)
 West Virginia Scenic Mountain Triathlon Richwood, WV July 14

The 2019 State Championship races occurring prior to August 1, 2019 qualify the top 25 percent of competitors per their respective age groups for the 2019 Olympic-Distance Age Group National Championships in Cleveland, Ohio, on August 10. Any State Championship occurring after August 1, 2019, will qualify the top 25 percent or top five (whichever is greater) competitors per their respective age groups for the 2020 Olympic-Distance Age Group National Championships.

All athletes must be at least 17 years old by Dec. 31, 2019, to qualify for Olympic Distance National Championships.

2020 Region Championships

CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT DATE LOCATION ACCOMMODATIONS
Olympic Jamestown Triathlon June 6 Williamsburg, VA Coming soon
Sprint Tri Louisville June 7 Louisville, KY Coming soon
Duathlon Hagerstown Duathlon #1 April 11 Hagerstown, MD Coming soon
Paratriathlon Ohio State's TriFit Challenge July 19 Columbus, OH Coming soon
Multisport Fest TBD TBD TBD Coming soon
Youth East Coast Tri Festival May 3 Richmond, VA Coming soon

2020 Age Group and High School State Championships

State Event Location Date
Delaware Tri-It Triathlon Bear, DE June 16
Kentucky Derby City TRIfecta Louisville, KY August 16
Maryland St. Mary's Triathlon St. Marys, MD May 17
North Carolina TBD TBD TBD
Ohio Ohio State's TriFit Challenge Columbus, OH July 19
Tennessee Music City Triathlon Nashville, TN July 25
Virginia Jamestown Triathlon Williamsburg, VA June 6
West Virginia Scenic Mountain Triathlon Richwood, WV July 14

The 2020 Olympic-Distance State championships prior to August 1, 2020 will qualify the top 25% of finishers in an age group for the 2020 Olympic-Distance Age Group Nationals. No other distance or discipline at State Championships will allow for Olympic-distance qualification. Any State Championship occurring after August 1, 2020 will qualify the top 25% competitors per their respective age groups for the 2021 Olympic-Distance Age Group National Championships. All athletes must be at least 17 years old by Dec. 31, 2020, to qualify for Olympic Distance National Championships.

The 2020 Sprint State championships prior to August 1, 2020 will qualify the top 35% or top 3 finishers in an age group (whichever is greater) for the 2020 Sprint Age Group Nationals. No other distance or discipline at State Championships will allow for Sprint qualification.

High School State Championships Exemption: All finishers of High School State Championships will automatically qualify for Sprint Age Group Nationals (pending they are at least age 15 as of December 31, 2020.)

Youth Racing Series

 Event Date Location
Greensboro Youth Tri 7.03 Series, Race # 1            5/19/19  Greensboro, NC 
IABT Youth & Jr. Triathlon   

6/1/19

Baltimore, MD
The Arlington Triathlon                                              6/9/19  Arlington, VA
Firecracker Kids Tri                                                   7/4/19  Cambridge, MD
Columbia Association Kids Triathlon 7/21/19 Columbia, MD
Nolensville Kids Triathlon                                          8/18/19  Nolensville, TN
Nottingham Kids Triathlon                                         8/24/19 Mount Airy, MD
Memphis Thunder Racing Kids Triathlon                   9/15/19  Collierville, TN
Tar Heel Youth Triathlon - Granite Falls                     9/25/19  Rolesville, NC

National Youth Series and Splash and Dashes in your region

USA Triathlon offers two youth event programs, the Splash and Dash Series and the Youth Regional Triathlon Series. The events series are broken down by region below.

Event Name: Event Location (City) Event Location (State) Event Date:
USA Triathlon Region: Mideast | DE, DC, KY, MD, NC, OH, TN, VA, WV
Kids Splash N Dash at HFFA* Huntersville NC 3/17/2019
IABT Splash & Dash/Aquathon Series #2* Baltimore MD 4/14/2019
Westfields Splash & Dash* Chantilly VA 4/28/2019
East Coast Triathlon Festival Richmond (Glen Allen) VA 5/5/2019
IABT Splash & Dash/Aquathon Series #3* Catonsville MD 5/5/2019
Hampton Roads Splash and Dash Series 1* Suffolk VA 5/11/2019
Virginia Beach Splash and Dash* Virginia Beach VA 5/12/2019
IABT Splash & Dash/Aquathon Series #4* Randallstown
MD 6/1/2019
Hampton Roads Splash and Dash Series 2* Suffolk VA 6/8/2019
RVA Splash & Dash Hallsley* Chesterfield VA 6/22/2019
Montclair Splash & Dash* Montclair VA 6/23/2019
RVA Splash & Dash Avalon* Richmond VA 6/29/2019
Hampton Roads Splash and Dash Series 3* Suffolk VA 6/30/2019
IABT Splash & Dash/Aquathon Series #5* Catonsville MD 6/30/2019
RVA Splash & Dash Kanawha* Richmond VA 7/13/2019
IABT Splash & Dash/Aquathon Series #6* Clarksville TN 7/20/2019
RVA Splash & Dash Burkwood* Hanover VA 7/20/2019
Columbia Association Kids Triathlon Columbia MD 7/21/2019
Bryce Splash and Dash* Basye VA 7/27/2019
Dave Staley Splash-n-Dash* Delaware OH 8/10/2019
Pinecrest Splash & Dash* Herndon VA 8/10/2019
VA Home for Boys & Girls Youth Triathlon Henrico VA 8/17/2019
IABT Splash & Dash/Aquathon Series #7* Randallstown MD

8/18/2019

Nottingham Kids Triathlon Mount Airy MD 8/24/2019
Reston Superhero Splash and Dash* Reston VA 8/24/2019
Tar Heel Youth Triathlon - Briar Chapel Chapel Hill NC 8/25/2019
Memphis Thunder Racing Kids Triathlon Collierville TN 9/15/2019

*Denotes USA Triathlon Splash and Dash Series event

** Denotes USA Triathlon Splash and Dash Series event and Regional Youth Event

Awards

New for the year, participants in both series will receive awards. Awards include:

  • 1 race completed: 1 entry in the end of season raffle (prizes TBD)
  • 2 races completed: 3 entries in the raffle, USAT stickers, USAT File Folder
    • *can include participation in 1 Splash and Dash event
  • 3 races completed: 5 entries in the raffle, 2020 Youth Digital Membership
    • *can include participation in 1 Splash and Dash event
  • 4 races completed: 10 entries in the raffle, USAT Notebook
    • *can include participation in 2 Splash and Dash events
  • 5 races completed: 12 entries in the raffle, Rudy Project Youth Bike Helmet
    • *can include participation in 3 Splash and Dash event

Please note: list of prizes and participation giveaways may shift slightly.

This is not a complete list of all youth sanctioned events. Click here to visit the Sanctioned Events Calendar.

For questions about the Splash and Dash Series email Cody Crowther at cody.crowther@usatriathlon.org. For questions about the Youth Regional Series Races email Alex Kultgen at alex.kultgen@usatriathlon.org

For other youth related questions, please email the Youth Program Manager, Meg Duncan, at meg.duncan@usatriathlon.org

 

Volunteer Questionnaire

If you are interested in being a part of the regions volunteer team please fill out the volunteer questionnaire