The Women for Tri Board of Advisors has released the application for one slot to compete at the 2016 IRONMAN World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Women for Tri will select one woman who embodies the spirit of triathlon and women in tri through her personal life story and life experiences, and who commits to raise at least $25,000 for Women for Tri’s charitable efforts.

In 2015, Women for Tri raised $100,000 in charitable funds, making 23 grants to triathlon clubs throughout the country averaging $2,500 per club, and five $5,000 scholarships to female collegiate triathletes. Women for Tri has announced two grant cycles for 2016, doubling its financial commitment to supporting women in triathlon. The 2016 Women for Tri Kona slot will raise awareness about the extraordinary women who participate in triathlon, and raise at least $25,000 to support Women for Tri’s efforts.

> WOMEN FOR TRI IRONMAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP SLOT 2016 APPLICATION

Adult women worldwide are eligible and encouraged to apply. Applications close on May 15 and recipients will be notified by May 23.