San Diego Hosts Second Stop Of ITU World Triathlon Series

  • By Liz Hichens
  • Published Apr 18, 2013
  • Updated Apr 22, 2015 at 5:43 PM UTC
Photo: Delly Carr/

Paratriathlon Race

Scheduled for an 8:25 a.m. start Saturday is the first Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) World Paratriathlon San Diego, which will feature more than 50 of the world’s top paratriathletes, including the likes of three-time world champion Melissa Stockwell, competing on a 750m swim, 20k bike, 5k run course.

Interest in paratriathlon is at an all-time high, and the sport continues to grow following a December 2010 announcement that it will debut at the Paralympic Summer Games in 2016 in Rio de Janeiro.

RELATED: ITU Announces 2013 Paratriathlon Calendar

« Previous Next »

FILED UNDER: News / Race Coverage TAGS:

Liz Hichens

Liz Hichens

Liz Hichens is the Web Editor of She is an Ironman and marathon finisher and fan of all endurance sports.

Sign up for our free e-newsletter, SBR Report!

Subscribe to the FREE Triathlete newsletter