Emerging Sports

Eight NCAA schools receive USA Triathlon grant

Eight NCAA schools will be the first to receive a multi-year grant to assist with the development of women’s varsity triathlon programs, USA Triathlon announced.

USA Triathlon to distribute $2.6 million in grants for NCAA women’s programs

USA Triathlon, the sport’s governing body, has announced plans to distribute a $2.6 million multi-year grant to Division I, II and III schools that are launching NCAA women’s varsity triathlon programs.

CWA asks to add triathlon as an emerging sport

The Committee on Women’s Athletics is asking all three NCAA divisions to submit proposals in the 2013-14 legislative cycle to add triathlon as an emerging sport for women. The committee made the request after receiving a dozen letters of...

Triathlon poised to be the next emerging sport for women

By Gary Brown Ask fitness buffs what’s on their bucket lists and many will say they’d like to participate in a triathlon at least once in their lifetime. Well, if the strokes, spokes and strides keep trending forward, chances are a lot...

To draft or not to draft

By Gary Brown NCAA.org As for what a collegiate triathlon would look like, it probably wouldn’t mirror the public sector brand or the “Ironman” races. Because of the team aspect that the collegiate proponents are after, they’re favoring an...


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