Global Partner


Threadneedle Investments



Official Partner


Columbia Management  





Official Energy Partner


Official Partner


Official Apparel Partner

Official Swim Partner


Official Health Club Partner

Official Nutrition Partner


Official Training Watch & GPS Partner

Goose Island

Official Beer Partner

Illinois Bone & Joint

Official Orthopedic & Physical Therapy Partner

Official Energy Gel


Official Bike Mechanic Service Partner

Raceday Transport

Official Bike Transport Partner


Media Partner


Universal Sports Network

Official Media Partner



Charity Partner


Dare 2 Tri

Official Paratriathlon Charity & Presenting Sponsor Paratriathlon Race



City Partners


City of Chicago Chicago Sports Commission
Chicago Part District  



Sponsorship Opportunities

The opportunity exists for a brand to utilize the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Chicago as an effective platform to drive business and gain awareness through various marketing strategies, experiential and PR programs, and extensive media offerings.  As the only ITU event in the US, a brand can align with the world’s most premium Triathlon experience to accomplish the following:

  • Reach a broad audience through presence in the extensive domestic and international TV broadcasts (25 broadcast networks, audience over 6.5M, 72+ hours of global broadcast time)
  • Engage consumers on-site through experiential activities
  • Entertain key clients and local Chicago influencers by utilizing the premium event presentation for corporate hospitality
  • Implement local retail initiatives while supporting the effort with on-site sales
  • Activate a 365-day marketing platform; can include a relationship with the USAT and it’s extensive membership database, development of original content through branded video segments that may be used for commercial use throughout the brand’s online/social platforms, and presence on the Global ITU World Triathlon Series reaching five continents

 For more information, please contact Patrick Woydt via email at or Dan Zarzynski at

ITU World Triathlon Series Rankings
Gwen Jorgensen

1 Gwen Jorgensen (USA) 5085Gold Medal

2 Sarah Groff (USA) 3987Silver Medal

3 Andrea Hewitt (NZL) 3845Bronze Medal

Javier Gomez Noya

1 Javier Gomez Noya (ESP) 4860Gold Medal

2 Mario Mola (ESP) 4601Silver Medal

3 Jonathan Brownlee (GBR) 4501Bronze Medal