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Tickets Remain on Sale for USA Triathlon Hall of Fame Ceremony
Prices for the April 18 event in San Diego set to increase March 19
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Multisport enthusiasts interested in attending the fifth USA Triathlon Hall of Fame induction ceremony — set for Thursday, April 18 at the Bahia Resort Hotel in San Diego — should act now before prices for the one-of-a-kind event increase March 19.
Top age-grouper Missy LeStrange, groundbreaking paratriathlete Jim MacLaren and the iconic Julie Moss comprise the fifth induction class of the USA Triathlon Hall of Fame and will be honored at next month’s banquet. Tickets to this exclusive event, which has sold out in each of the past four years, are on sale now via Active.com.
Individual tickets are on sale for $65 until March 19 and include access to a cocktail reception, dinner and the inductee presentation. Ten-seat corporate or sponsor tables also are available for $555 until March 19. After March 19, prices increase to $75 for an individual ticket and $750 for a 10-seat table. Information and registration questions should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tickets will be available until April 14 or until the 250-attendee limit is reached.
The USA Triathlon Hall of Fame was founded in 2008, and this year’s class will bring the total number of inductees to 22. Visit usatriathlon.org for more information on the USA Triathlon Hall of Fame.
The USA Triathlon Hall of Fame induction ceremony will kick off the second ITU World Triathlon San Diego race weekend. One of just eight ITU World Triathlon Series events around the globe in 2013, the ITU World Triathlon San Diego will again feature an Olympic-caliber elite field competing on a historic course adjacent to the birthplace of the sport.
In addition to the elite races, the event features Olympic- and sprint-distance age-group races, as well as an Olympic-distance relay and an aquabike event. More than 2,100 amateur triathletes competed at the 2012 ITU World Triathlon San Diego. Visit sandiego.triathlon.org for more information on the 2013 event.
About USA Triathlon
Founded in 1982, USA Triathlon is proud to serve as the National Governing Body for triathlon – the fastest growing sport in the U.S. Olympic Movement – as well as duathlon, aquathlon, aquabike, winter triathlon, off-road triathlon and paratriathlon in the United States. USA Triathlon sanctions more than 4,300 races and connects with more than 510,000 members each year, making it the largest multisport organization in the world. In addition to its work with athletes, coaches, and race directors on the grassroots level, 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 Summer Olympic Games. USA Triathlon is a proud member of the ITU and the United States Olympic Committee (USOC).