Sunday, June 20 | National Triathlon Week Eve

 

Get inspired for National Triathlon Week with powerful stories from the previous winners of our annual Lifetime Membership award. We'll also take a look back at some of the greatest achievements in triathlon. This will include a throwback to the 2020 #TriWeek Triathlon Tournament, where fans voted on Max Fennell becoming the first U.S. Black professional triathlete as the best moment in the history of the sport. 

 

Monday, June 21 | Time to Tri Day

 

Celebrate the sport and see why it's so accessible for beginners. Want to learn more? Find triathlon resources and training tips at MyTimeToTri.com to help you get started in your journey.

To start off National Triathlon Week, follow and like us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for some great beginner triathlon tips from elite athletes, age groupers and coaches. Stay tuned to USA Triathlon's social media channels for an inspiring feature story on Dr. Heidi Lovett, who says triathlon helped her find her Power Within during some really difficult periods of her life. 

 

Tuesday, June 22 | Community Appreciation Day

 

The encouraging, welcoming and inspiring community is a big part of what makes triathlon so great. Join us in celebrating our athletes, coaches, race directors, officials, partners and everyone who makes up our multisport family. Stick around for a feature on Clarice Lorenzini, the only actively competing Asian-American professional triathlete, who is looking to make a difference in celebrating and promoting diversity within the sport. 

 

Wednesday, June 23 | Olympic & Paralympic Day

 

The celebration of our U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes will be a big part of National Triathlon Week this year. Get excited to cheer on Team USA at the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games this summer by hearing the stories of our past, present and future Olympians and Paralympians. Fresh off the U.S. Olympic Team announcement the week of June 16, this is your chance to meet the people representing the stars and stripes on the sports world's biggest stage.  

 

Thursday, June 24 | Swim Day

 

Who's excited to be back in the pool and swimming again in 2021?! Celebrate the first discipline in our sport by enjoying a nice swim and sharing your training photos with us on social media, using #TriWeek. Find swim tips throughout the day from coaches and other athletes in our community. Stay tuned for a feature story on 2016 Paralympic gold medalist Allysa Seely, who is looking to defend her Paralympic title in Tokyo despite a series of difficult health complications over the last couple years. 

 

Friday, June 25 | Bike Day

 

What better way to kick off the weekend than enjoying some summer weather and getting outside for a ride?! Stick around for a video feature on U.S. Olympian and IRONMAN legend Andy Potts, who's taking on a new role with the USA Triathlon Foundation to live out his passion of providing opportunities in the sport for others in the community. Interested in giving back to the sport? Consider making a donation to the USA Triathlon Foundation to help encourage youth participation, provide opportunities for adaptive athletes, and ignite the dreams of our U.S. Olympic and Paralympic hopefuls. 

 

Saturday, June 26 | Run Day

 

Now that you're off the bike, it's time to run toward that finish line. Whether you're racing this weekend or just getting in some training, share your running photos with us on social media using #TriWeek. Go explore the outdoors and get inspired for adventure with a video from USA Triathlon featuring some of the best places we've enjoyed going for a run.

 

Sunday, June 27 | Race Day

 

Races are BACK in 2021! After a difficult year, we're excited to safely welcome you back to the course and cheer you on as you accomplish your goals. There's nothing like the excitement of race day!

Celebrate by signing up for a race near you!