USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships to be steamed live this weekend
Posted Aug 15 2012 12:53pm
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - For the second consecutive year, coverage from the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships, presented by People's United Bank, will be streamed live online this weekend from Burlington, Vt., for free at usatriathlon.org.
A record number of the nation's top amateur triathletes will compete over the course of Saturday's Olympic-Distance National Championship and Sunday's Sprint National Championship. Action from both events will be streamed live online at usatriathlon.org beginning at 7 a.m. Eastern. Saturday's Olympic-distance stream will end at 12:30 p.m. Eastern, while Sunday's sprint-distance coverage will conclude at 11 a.m. Eastern.
Forming the largest USA Triathlon National Championship event in the sport's history, more than 3,700 of the nation's top amateur triathletes will be in action in Burlington this weekend.
The competitors in both events are among the best amateur triathletes in the country, with many having garnered numerous USA Triathlon All-America honors, National Championships and world titles. They will travel to Burlington from all 50 states and the District of Columbia after meeting qualification standards at USA Triathlon-sanctioned qualifying events throughout the 2012 season.
Live stream coverage will be produced by Neoti and hosted by Michael Towne.