USA Triathlon West Region

Welcome to the new USA Triathlon West Region comprised of AK, AZ, CA, HI, ID, NV, OR, WA.

West Region Representatives

 

2019 Region Championships

 CHAMPIONSHIP  EVENT  DATE          LOCATION  ACCOMMODATIONS
 Olympic Championship  Herbalife24 Triathlon Los Angeles  June 2      Los Angeles, Calif. Secure Your Hotel Room 
 Sprint Championship  Spring Sprint Triathlon  May 5      San Diego, Calif. Secure Your Hotel Room
 Youth Championship  Spring Sprint Triathlon  May 5      San Diego, Calif. Secure Your Hotel Room 
 Duathlon Championship  Mount Rainier Duathlon  April 28      Auburn, Wash. Secure Your Hotel Room
 Paratriathlon Championship
 Best in the West Triathlon Festival  Sept. 6-8      Sweet Home, Ore. Secure Your Hotel Room
 Multisport Festival  Best in the West Triathlon Festival  Sept. 6-8      Sweet Home, Ore. Secure Your Hotel Room 

2019 State Championships 

 State Event Location Date
 Alaska Moose Nugget Triathlon Anchorage, AK July 28
 Arizona Deuces Wild Endurance Festival Show Low, AZ June 8
 California iCAN Triathlon Clovis, CA July 21
 Hawaii Honolulu Triathlon Honolulu, HI May 12
 Idaho TBD    
 Nevada Pyramid Lake Triathlon Reno, NV June 29
 Oregon PDX Triathlon at Blue Lake Portland, OR June 2
 Washington Lake Whatcom Triathlon Bellingham, WA July 13

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 of 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.

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.

 

National Youth Series and Splash n Dashes in your region

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

Event Name: Event Location (City) Event Location (State) Event Date:
West | AK, AZ, CA, HI, ID, NV, OR, WA
Alaska Indoor Splash and Dash #3* Anchorage AK 3/1/2019
Pasadena Triathlon Pasadena CA 3/9/2019
YMCA Camp Campbell Youth Splash and Dash* Boulder Creek CA 3/10/2019
Oro Valley Youth Splash and Dash* Oro Valley AZ 3/23/2019
March Triathlon Series Arroyo Grande CA 3/24/2019
LavaKids Aquathlon* Kailua-Kona HI 3/30/2019
San Diego Kids Splash & Dash* San Diego CA 3/30/2019
Firebolt Youth Triathlon Sierra Vista AZ 4/6/2019
Alaska Indoor Splash and Dash #4* Anchorage AK 4/12/2019
iCAN Tri Spring Clovis CA 4/14/2019
Spring Sprint Triathlon San Diego CA 5/5/2019
Spring Out of the Den Duathlon Series Race #1 Anchorage AK 5/14/2019
Las Vegas Kids Triathlon Las Vegas NV 5/18/2019
Summer Splash and Dash* Felton CA 5/25/2019
Spring Out of the Den Duathlon Series Race #2 Anchorage AK 5/28/2019
Herbalife 24 Triathlon - Los Angeles Los Angeles CA 6/2/2019
Deuces Wild Endurance Festival Show Low AZ 6/8/2019
Spring Out of the Den Duathlon Series Race #3 Anchorage AK 6/11/2019
HTC Summer Triathlon Kailua HI 6/23/2019
Alaska Splash n' Dash Series 1* Anchorage AK 6/25/2019
Marana Splash and Dash* Marana AZ 6/29/2019
Alaska Splash n' Dash Series Race #2* Anchorage AK 7/9/2019
Lake Whatcom Youth Splash and Dash* Bellingham WA 7/13/2019
Menlo Park Kids Triathon Menlo Park CA 7/14/2019
Turnagain Triathlon Anchorage AK 7/19/2019
Donner Lake Kids Triathlon Truckee CA 7/20/2019
iCAN Summer Triathlon Clovis CA 7/21/2019
Alaska Splash n' Dash Series Race #3* Anchorage AK

7/23/2019

Chula Vista Kids Triathlon Chula Vista CA 8/11/2019
Tucson Youth Splash and Dash* Tucson AZ 8/18/2019
SuperKid Triathlon Santa Cruz CA 9/15/2019
Mission Bay Kids Triathlon San Diego CA 9/29/2019
Pumpkin Pie Kids Duathlon San Dimas CA 11/24/2019

*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

 

2019 West Region Youth and Junior Racing Series

Series standings can be found HERE.

For more information, pictures and more check out the series Facebook Page.

Scoring and rankings questions can be directed to jcarbary@hotmail.com 

Who: Open to all kids 7-17 years old (USAT age on 12/31 of the current year)

Why: Be a USA Triathlon West Region Youth & Jr. Triathlon Series Champion!

  1. Do two or more USA Triathlon sanctioned youth races in the series to be eligible for series awards.
  2. Top 3 places per age group (7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15, 16-17) male and female in each series race get series points as follows:1st- 3 points; 2nd- 2 points; 3rd - 1 point
  3. Youth & Jr. Regional Championship Race will earn 2 additional points for each of the top 3 places in each age group.
  4. Top 3 finishers in each age group will be awarded Series Champions.
  5. Series tie breakers: 1) Highest placing at Youth Regional Championship 2) Highest placing at a West Region series race 3) Most series races competed
  6. Awards will be provided after series standings are finalized. Be sure your current mailing address is updated on your participant's USAT membership profile so awards can be sent to the correct location. 
 EVENT  DATE  LOCATION
 San Diego Kids Splash & Dash
 March 30  San Diego, Calif.
 Firebolt Youth Tri 
 April 6  Sierra Vista, Ariz.
 iCAN TRI Spring
 April 14  Clovis, Calif.
 Heart of the Valley Kids Tri  May 11  Corvallis, Ore.
 Honolulu Triathlon  May 12 Honolulu, Hawaii
 Spring Sprint Triathlon   May 5  San Diego, Calif.
 Deuces Wild Youth Tri  June 9  Show Low, Ariz.
 Hawaii Youth & Jr. Spring Tri  June 23  Kailua, Hawaii
 Menlo Park Kids Triathlon

 July 14

 Menlo Park, Calif.
 Donner Lake Kids Tri  July 20  Truckee, Calif.
 iCAN TRI Triathlon  July 21  Clovis, Calif.
 Rolf Prima Tri at the Grove  July 27  Cottage Grove, Ore.

2018 results can be found HERE
2017 results can be found HERE

Volunteer Questionnaire

If you are interested in being apart of the regions volunteer team please fill out the volunteer questionnaire and please send it to regions@usatriathlon.org.

Meeting Minutes

For all regional volunteer dial-in meeting minutes click HERE.