USA Triathlon Shares Update on Off-Road Nationals for 2021
13 Jan, 2021
USA Triathlon, along with race production company Ready Set Go Adventures, presents the 2021 edition of Off-Road Nationals in Hewitt, New Jersey and the Way Over Yonder Off-Road Triathlon & Duathlon on May 15.
The 2021 USA Triathlon Off-Road National Championships will serve as a qualifier for both the 2021 and 2022 ITU Age Group Cross Triathlon World Championships, which will be held in Almere-Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and Townsville, Australia, respectively. In addition, athletes who qualified and claimed their Team USA spot for the 2020 ITU Off-Road Triathlon World Championships, which have been canceled, will be eligible to transfer their qualification to the 2021 World Championships. More information about the transfer process will be shared in the coming days with all confirmed 2020 Team USA athletes.
Updates from USA Triathlon regarding COVID-19 are available at usatriathlon.org/covid-19. USA Triathlon continues to monitor the situation surrounding COVID-19, while following the guidance of local authorities, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO), when making decisions regarding the status of USA Triathlon events and programs. Any further potential changes to USA Triathlon’s National Championships event calendar will be communicated immediately.
About Ready Set Go Adventures - Ready Set Go Adventures ( www.RSGAdventures.com) produces racer focused events at premiere destinations. Founded in 2016, Ready Set Go Adventures is known for developing challenging and unique events including XTERRA Way Over Yonder, Wednesday Wonders Sprint Triathlon Series, Jersey Gravel Grinder and the 2020 USA Triathlon Off-Road National Championships. They may be contacted at info@RSGAdventures.com.
About USA Triathlon - USA Triathlon is proud to serve as the National Governing Body for triathlon, as well as duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, winter triathlon, off-road triathlon and paratriathlon in the United States. Founded in 1982, USA Triathlon sanctions more than 4,300 events and connects with more than 400,000 members each year, making it the largest multisport organization in the world. In addition to its work at the grassroots level with athletes, coaches, and race directors – as well as the USA Triathlon Foundation – USA Triathlon provides leadership and support to elite athletes competing at international events, including International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Championships, Pan American Games and the Olympic and Paralympic Games. USA Triathlon is a proud member of the ITU and the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC).