I'm trying to pick a fall tri and am stuck between two options. One is USAT sanctioned and the other is not. The non-USAT event sounds more fun, but is it a bad thing that it is not USAT sanctioned?
goals for 2011:
break 19minutes for 5k
break 2:42 for olympic triathlon probably Anthracite olympic
break 3:16 for marathon ( a long shot but it's fun putting yourself out there)
This is what USAT says about sanctioning on its web site http://usatriathlon.org/pages/909
"What is Sanctioning?
The term "sanction" refers to the approval of a multisport event which means the following:
What are the BENEFITS of sanctioning?
Sara Cox Landolt