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Five Triathletes to Race in U23 National Championships

Jul 15, 2022

LONG BEACH, Calif. – As the season approaches for Sun Devil triathlon, five members of the squad are preparing for the fall by participating in the Americas Triathlon Cup U23 National Championships at Alamitos Beach on Sunday, July 17th.

Camille Buchanan (US), Alexe Coursol (CAN), Liberty Ricca (US) and Evan Welch (US) are racing under their respective countries. Incoming Sun Devil and Texas native, Faith Dasso will also represent the Red, White and Blue 

"It is an important race especially for our American women as it is the U23 National Championships," head coach Cliff English said. "It also allows them to gauge where they are in the season with their fitness as we're looking forward to getting the collegiate season started in one month."

Leading up to the main race is an open water event on Friday and a relay swim event on Saturday. The USA Triathlon U23 National Championships will begin at 7:25 a.m. on Sunday morning followed by the awards ceremony at 10:45 a.m. 

More information about Sunday's race can be found here.

The Sun Devils will participate in their first collegiate event September 23-25th at America's Cup in Hurricane, Utah.

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