Welcome, parents. USA Triathlon offers resources for you to find sanctioned events across the country, equipment for you to purchase for your kids, and also links to national programs. If you have questions about our programs or how to get your young triathlete involved, please email our youth@usatriathlon.org

Tips and Resources

Parents play a vital role in youth triathlon, keeping their kids involved and encouraged in an exciting sport. Compared to more traditional youth sports, triathlon poses unique challenges for both participants and parents alike. Not experienced in the sport of triathlon? Parents can find numerous resources to educate themselves on the different aspects of triathlon and how they can best help their children thrive in the following sections including articles, USA Triathlon’s Youth Guide and the youth rule book. 

Articles/Youth Tips blog

Youth Guide

Youth Rules

Find a Coach

Find a Club

Junior Elite


The U.S. Center for SafeSport is an independent nonprofit headquartered in Denver, Colorado. The Center is a resource for any sports entity, from youth to professional, and provides consultation on prevention techniques and policies, while developing best practices and educational programs focused on promoting athlete wellbeing and putting an end to emotional and physical abuse in sports. The Center also provides a safe, professional and confidential place for individuals to report sexual misconduct within the U.S. Olympic Movements. Together, the U.S. Center for SafeSport and USA Triathlon help raise awareness about misconduct in sport, promote open dialogue and provide training and resources.

Visit the USA Triathlon SafeSport page


Visit the youth membership section to learn more about membership types and benefits.