The Grand Rapids Triathlon is honored to have been chosen by USA Triathlon as the event to host the 2019 Age Group State Championship for Michigan. This year athletes competing in the Olympic Distance Triathlon at the Grand Rapids Tri will be participating in this State Championship. Normally any athlete finishing in the top 15% of their age group at a USAT sanctioned event qualify to be participate in the USAT Age Group Nationals. However, with this Age Group State Championship designation athletes finishing in the top 25% of their age group will now qualify to be part of the 2019 USAT Age Group Nationals. This event will take place in August in Cleveland, OH. Click here to learn more about USAT Age Group Nationals and how to qualify.