2011 Press Releases

12/1/11

General Registration Limited to 3500 Participants

For the 2012 race, which will take place on Sunday, September 9, 2012, general registration will be limited to 3500 participants. As a value-added service to athletes, The Nation’s Triathlon announces its participation in an innovative Registration Insurance plan through 365Competitors, LLC. This policy entitles all race participants to a reimbursement of their registration and online processing fee should they become ill or injured and are unable to start the race.

10/12/11

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Raises $11 Million to Benefit Cancer Research. Race Results Are Released for Top Male and Female Team in Training 2011 Competitors

The 6th Annual Nation’s TriathlonTM To Benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, which took place today in the nation’s capital on September 11th, has raised more than $11m to date including $2.75 million for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society this year.

9/11/11

Nation’s Tri 2011

Triathletes From Across the Nation Mark 9-11 Anniversary with Moment of Silence and Tribute to the Victims of 9-11.

9/9/11

Road Closures and Event Updates

Please view page 4 for scheduled road closures race day, 9.11.11.

9/7/11

AT&T announced today that AT&T will be its Exclusive Wireless Sponsor

The Nation’s Triathlon™ and AT&T* announced today that AT&T will be its Exclusive Wireless Sponsor. As part of the sponsorship, AT&T will sponsor and award the DC Cup, to be given to the fastest male and female finishers from Washington, DC.

6/1/11

Craft Returns as Official Performance Apparel Brand Sponsor for 2011 Nation’s Triathlon

The Nation’s Triathlon™ announces that CRAFT and KARHU have signed on for the third year as a title sponsor of the Nation’s Triathlon

6/1/11

Military Challenge

The Nation’s Triathlon™ Announces Gryphon Technologies is the 4th Annual Nation’s Triathlon™ Military Challenge Sponsor

4/4/11

First Annual First Responders Challenge

Race To Honor First Responders Takes Place on the 10th Anniversary of the 9-11 Terrorist Attacks

3/15/11

4th Annual Nation’s Triathlon™ Military Challenge

The Annual Nation’s Triathlon announced today that registration for the 4th Annual Nation’s Triathlon™ Military Challenge is open

2/16/11

4th Annual Nation’s Triathlon™ CQ-Roll Call Group Congressional Challenge

The Annual Nation’s Triathlon announced today that registration for the 4th Annual Nation’s Triathlon™ Congressional Challenge