The USA Triathlon 2017 Draft-Legal Sprint Triathlon World Championship Qualifier is comprised of a 750 meter swim inside the protected walls of South Shore Marina on Lake Pontchartrain, a 20k bike, and a 5k run. There is no place like New Orleans!
With strong influences from France, Africa and the Caribbean Islands, New Orleans boasts a variety of food, culture, and architecture. Take in live jazz, zydeco, or blues at the Spotted Cat, House of Blues and Preservation Hall. Hit the French Quarter to sample some jambalaya, and people-watch your way around this mainstay of the race circuit. Finally, there is a tour option for everyone, whether you're a history buff or paranormal thrill-seeker, guided excursions offer visitors of all interests a chance to learn about the city’s intriguing past.
Event details and schedule
This amazing event is open to any and all participants who wish to qualify for the 2017 ITU Draft-Legal Sprint Triathlon World Championship race.