The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has announced classification opportunities in 2020 for paratriathletes at ITU events:
- 2020 Newcastle OTU Paratriathlon Oceania Championships (January 26th). Classification for physical impairments’ athletes, on January, 24-25.
- 2020 Abu Dhabi ITU Paratriathlon World Cup (March 5th). Classification for physical impairments’ athletes on March, 3-4.
- 2020 Sarasota PATCO Paratriathlon Panamerican Championships (March 14th). Classification for physical impairments’ athletes on March, 12-13.
- 2020 Sarasota-Bradenton ITU Paratriathlon World Cup (March 21st). Classification for visual impairment athletes on March, 19.
Additional opportunities may be added for the ATU, ASTC and ETU Continental Championships or other Paratriathlon World Cups depending on the classification needs and demand.
There are no classification seminars planned at this point in time, although ITU notes that it will ‘carefully discuss if one may be hosted towards the end of the season based on demand.’ For more information athletes can contact eric.angstadt[at]triathlon.org
Athletes are also advised to continue checking the ITU Paratriathlon calendar, as the event calendar is subject to changes.