Romania to host triathlon's winter World Champs as ITU launches bidding for future events
Cheile Gradistei in Romania is host the 2018 Winter Triathlon World Championship, the ITU, triathlon’s international governing body, has announced.
The Romanian town will also stage the under-23 Junior, Paratriathlon and age group events alongside the elite championship.
At its executive board meeting in Seoul, South Korea earlier this week, the ITU also announced the launch of the bidding process for cities interested in hosting the 2018 World Triathlon Series and World Cup events.
The ITU has said it will release the relevant bid documents in the coming days and will then invite cities to send their proposals.
In addition, the ITU’s executive board approved the establishment of term limits for ITU board members, which will be introduced following the next congress in Rotterdam in September.