USA Triathlon hosts national championship events each year, giving athletes from ages 7 to 80+ the opportunity to be named a national champion in one of the multisport disciplines. National championship events can also qualify athletes for Team USA, a contingent of age-groupers that represent the U.S. in world championships.
Regional Championship races take place in each of the 10 regions within USA Triathlon . These events qualify the top 33 percent per age group for the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championship.
Represent the United States and compete against the best athletes in the world at one of the International Triathlon Union's world championships.
Youth Splash and Dash Aquathlon Series
A Splash and Dash, known as an Aquathlon, is a fun and fast-growing sport that combines running and swimming. The USA Triathlon Youth Splash and Dash Aquathlon Series is open to athletes ages 7-15 and features a swim/run combination.