The ITU Congress was held in Madrid on 11th December 2016. Shinichiro Otsuka, JTU Managing Director and JOC Executive Bord member, has been appointed as ITU Vice President. New officers have been elected as follows. (The term of office is 4years, from 11th December 2016 to 2020 General assembly)
The annual Paratriathlon Meeting will be held 18th December organized by JTU.
It will combine accredited Paratriathlon Meeting.The Meeting will be lead by JTU Paratriathlon Project Team .
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) is pleased to announce it has expanded its development programme for the 2017 triathlon season.
Next year, athletes from developing and emerging National Federations will have the opportunity to apply for funded travel assistance and coaching support at seven ITU Triathlon World Cups, which is an increase of three races from 2016.
For the second week in a row Ai Ueda, Summer Cook (USA) and Renee Tomlin (USA) sweep the podium in 2016 Miyazaki ITU Triathlon World Cup on 29th October.
Four Japanese athletes, Sena, Yuko and Yuka made a Top 10 finish out of 12.