USA Triathlon (USAT) has announced partnerships with Zoot Sports, Spring Sports Nutrition, AIRWAAV and Select Physical Therapy – four brands in the cycling apparel, nutrition, athlete performance techn and sports medicine & physical therapy categories.
“USA Triathlon’s alignment with Zoot Sports, Spring Sports Nutrition, AIRWAAV and Select Physical Therapy will benefit the entire multisport community,” said Victoria Brumfield, Chief of Staff and Chief Business Development Officer.
“Each of these companies is committed to maximizing the potential of age-group athletes, supporting our US Elite National and Teams, and driving additional value for race directors, coaches and clubs.”
USA Triathlon’s official cycling apparel sponsor, Zoot Sports specializes in triathlon training and race-day apparel. Zoot is distributed worldwide and claims to be the creator of the first triathlon-specific race suit.
“We are extremely proud to partner with the national governing body of triathlon in the United States as the official cycling apparel sponsor,” said Shawn O’Shea, President of Zoot Sports.
“For nearly 40 years we’ve been providing triathletes with the ultimate performance apparel and accessories. Together with USA Triathlon, we aim to grow the sport through creating world-class apparel, supporting local triathlon clubs, and encouraging new athletes to enter the sport as a part of a healthy lifestyle.”
The official nutrition partner of USA Triathlon, Spring Energy is a specialist sports nutrition company. It will provide nutrition support for the US Elite Triathlon National Team and Toyota US Elite Paratriathlon National Team.
“We are so excited to be chosen as the official nutrition sponsor of USA Triathlon,” said Spring Energy co-founder Rafal Nazarewicz.
“We truly believe Spring is a game-changer in the world of endurance sports, offering healthy, delicious, and extremely effective sports fuel. We hope to change the way triathletes think about their fuel.”
As the presenting sponsor of the 2022 USA Triathlon Race Guide featuring more than 800 local races around the US, AIRWAAV️ is a performance technology brand that developed the AIRWAAV ENDURANCE Performance Mouthpiece. According to the company, ‘this increases an athlete’s airway opening by up to 25% for optimized breathing, improved endurance, and faster recovery.’
“Our mission is to champion elite endurance athletes and help them achieve their goals,” said Bob Molhoek, Chief Marketing Officer of AIRWAAV.
“We’re thrilled about our partnership with USA Triathlon because it represents many of those athletes and the broader triathlon community and embodies the same purpose.”
Select Physical Therapy is the official sports medicine and physical therapy partner for USA Triathlon. It is also the presenting partner of the six-event USA Triathlon Pikes Peak Swim Run Series.
Select Physical Therapy’s services will be made available to all Colorado-based USA Triathlon elite and amateur athletes – including members of the US Elite Triathlon National Team and Toyota US Elite Paratriathlon National Team who spend time training at the US Olympic & Paralympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.