About Sanctioning

In 2019, USA Triathlon sanctioned over 4,000 races across the country. USA Triathlon not only sanctions triathlons, but also paratriathlon, duathlons, aquathlons, aquabikes, off-road events, winter triathlon, youth races as well as adult and youth clinics.

Click here to learn more about sanctioning.

Sanction An Event


Getting Started 

The sanction process is entirely web-based, hosted and handled by the USAT website. The process will walk the event director through the design of a safety plan specific to their event. This section will give race directors a step-by-step guide for the current sanction system as well as some helpful reminders for the sanctioning process. 

Click here to get started.

Information and Policies

Race directors will be held accountable for all of the policies outlined. Click here to familiarize yourself with all pertinent sanctioned race information.