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Nation’s Triathlon through our Capitol City

September 7, 2014

Exercise, competition, iconic monuments and a great cause— these ingredients serve as the core of what makes DC Nation’s Triathlon an extraordinary event. The race is coming up and now is the time to make plans to attend or participate. An International Distance triathlon, this race is a premier event boasting some of the most incredible atmospheric and humanitarian assets of all comparable events.

 Nation’s Triathlon takes to the water with a 1.5k swim in the historic and serene Potomac River. The bike riding portion of the race extends up to 40 kilometers and weaves all through the scenic streets of Washington, DC. Athletes will finish the race with a 10k run through DC’s several historical landmarks such as the Washington Monument and Lincoln Memorial. A live band, VIP tent and awards ceremony are all part of the Finish Line Festival, guaranteeing a warm and satisfying conclusion to the day’s exerting events.

 Events DC throws this event with the help of sponsors that include Garmin and Deer Park Water.  A staple in the world of conventions, entertainment, sports and more, Events DC knows this city and how to provide fun, community experiences to locals and tourists. With a slew of other happenings throughout the year, Nation’s Triathlon is a favorite for the superior athleticism displayed and the humanitarian services provided.

 The official name of the race is Events DC Nation’s Triathlon to Benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is the event’s official charitable partner providing attendees some truly life changing inspiration. With an event that already promotes healthy community, the charitable facet just makes the entire triathlon that much better.

 So whether you’d like to compete or observe, head out to Washington DC’s beloved West Potomac Park on Sunday, September 7th and enjoy the grandiosity of DC’s Nation’s Triathlon.


September 7, 2014