The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel Announced As Title Sponsor For MLT Atlantic City Event

Charlotte, NC (May 10, 2017) – The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel, has teamed up with Major League Triathlon to serve as the host hotel and Title sponsor of what will be an epic event in the heart of Atlantic City, NJ. The second race of the Major League Triathlon season will be labeled ‘Major League Triathlon Atlantic City, presented by The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel’.

The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel, dubbed the “Skyscraper by the Sea”, traces its roots so far back that it has welcomed esteemed guests such as Al Capone, Frank Sinatra, and Marilyn Monroe. This historic building is placed in the center of the Atlantic City Boardwalk. With its eye-popping Manhattan style design, it is one of the last remaining architectural masterpieces of the Boardwalk Empire Era.

“MLT is very excited to partner with The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel. Atlantic City is truly a unique venue and we are thankful that our professional athletes and fans will have the opportunity to stay at such an iconic hotel and experience everything that Atlantic City has to offer.” Said Daniel Cassidy, Chief Executive Officer at MLT.

The eight teams in this professional triathlon will consist of 32 of the best elite triathletes from all over the world. Each athlete will swim 300 meters, bike four miles and run one mile, one at a time, before tagging their next teammate. The first team to have all four athletes cross the finish line will win.

Major League Triathlon Atlantic City, presented by The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel, will take place on June 3rd, 2017. The swim will take place in the Atlantic Ocean and the bike/run will take place entirely on the boardwalk. The Claridge - a Radisson Hotel will be MLT’s headquarters during race week and will be the host of all 32 MLT professional athletes. The Claridge – a Radisson Hotel will host the MLT pro press conference, meet and greets and more.

If you are interested in booking a room for MLT Atlantic City Presented by The Claridge – a Radisson Hotel, please click here for MLT’s special event rate: www.claridge.com and use the promo code LEAGUE


Major League Triathlon

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Media Contact:

Dylan Sorensen, Major League Triathlon