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2022 World Triathlon Grand Final Abu Dhabi, November 24-26, 2022

The 2022 World Triathlon Grand Final Abu Dhabi, will take place November 24-26, 2022 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates .

You can visit the main event site here for the event schedule, latest news and updates to the event.

On Team USA Abu Dhabi? Join the Team Facebook page HERE for the latest team news and updates. 

Abu Dhabi 2022 Travel Information

Hotel Registration (link: is now open for the 2022 World Triathlon Championships in Abu Dhabi for Team USA. The Team USA team hotel will be at the Crown Plaza Yas Island. The Team USA support staff will also be located at the Crown Plaza Yas Island. The hotel is less than 1 mile from the venue and there will be shuttles to the venue from Yas Island. In additional to the hotel package, you have the option to add airport transfers, flight bookings and an optional Abu Dhabi City Tour.

We highly encourage our Team USA members to book their travel through Andavo Meetings & Incentives, as USAT works very closely with them to create these packages. This is how you can best interact with fellow team members and have the best access to the Team USA Support Staff.

For questions regarding the hotel package, please contact Jeff Manson at

Click HERE
(link: to book your hotel package!

Abu Dhabi 2022 Qualification Information

2022 Qualification:

  • Standard Distance Aquabike Qualifying Events: Standard Distance Aquabike Team USA 2020/2021 AND Standard Distance Aquabike at Long Course Nationals (Top 18, roll down to 30th) - Stony Point, N.Y. - Sept. 26-27, 2021
  • Standard Triathlon Qualifying Events: Standard Triathlon Team USA 2020/2021 AND 2021 Toyota Age Group Olympic-Distance Nationals (Number of spots varied, roll down to 30th) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Aug. 7-8, 2021
  • Super Sprint Non-Draft Time Trial Qualifying Events: Super Sprint Team USA 2020/2021 AND Toyota Age Group Non-Draft Sprint National Championships (Number of spots varied, roll down to 30th) - Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Aug. 7-8, 2021

General Qualification:

  1. World Podium: Any athlete who places 1-3 in their age group at a world championship will automatically qualify for the respective world championship the following year.
  2. National Championships: The remaining world championship slots are allocated to athletes who compete in the respective national championship and finish in the top 18 per age group/gender and rolling down to 30th place.
  3. Rankings: If slots are still available, athletes who finished in the top 20 of their respective age group in the 2021 National Rankings for triathlon or aquabike and did not accept slots at the National Championship are eligible to claim a spot on Team USA for the 2022 World Triathlon Grand Final Abu Dhabi. The highest ranked athletes will have first priority to accept a Team USA spot, followed by 2nd, 3rd, 4th, etc., (through 20th) until the team is filled. Previously, this qualification pathway was only available to the first two highest-ranked athletes out of 20 to accept a slot. Please understand that not all age groups’ will have slots available as the team slots may have already been filled.