XTERRA would like to thank all of the sponsors that make the XTERRA World Championship event happen.
More than 28 years ago, two friends had a vision to found a company for hairdressers—one that would provide tools of success for stylists, their salons and the entire beauty industry. Today, their vision has become a reality with John Paul Mitchell Systems growing into the largest privately held beauty company in the world. Our commitment to creating quality professional products has never wavered.
In 1979, AVIA was founded on the passion to provide footwear for serious athletes. As technology advanced so did we, developing innovative shoe designs that revolutionized athletic footwear. With such designs as the Cantilever Heel, the Anatomical Cradle and FOM technology, AVIA proved to be passionate, progressive, and at the top of the game. Today, we continue to lead the performance training movement and further our dedication to endurance sports performance.
Official XTERRA Host Destination
Kapalua Resort is a 22,000-acre, master-planned community on Maui ’s northwest coast. The resort is renowned for its world-class golf courses - The Bay and The Plantation Courses; 11 residential communities; premier accommodations at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua and The Kapalua Villas, a tennis complex; the all new 30,000 square foot Kapalua Spa, three white sand beaches, including two of America’s Best Beaches, and a myriad of restaurants and shops. Kapalua Resort hosts signature events each year: the PGA TOUR’s season-opening Hyundai Tournament of Champions in January, The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua’s Celebration of the Arts Festival in April and the Kapalua Wine & Food Festival in June. For more information, visit kapalua.com or call 1-800-KAPALUA.
Official XTERRA Host Property
The AAA Five-Diamond Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua showcases a stunning, fully-renovated destination resort offering 463 guestrooms, including 107 residential suites, boasting warm-hued wood floors, rich travertine bathrooms, flat-screen LCD televisions and Hawaiian-inspired artwork. The Waihua Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua beckons with treatment rooms framed by private garden showers, volcanic stone grottos, steam, sauna and whirlpool therapies, outdoor couple's hale (cabanas) and a fitness center and movement studio with spectacular ocean views. Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment program offers all interest levels an array of outdoor activities from land to sea, led by trained naturalists. The breathtaking island resort also features six restaurants, enhanced indoor/outdoor meeting space, an inviting children's pool and luxury cabanas. The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua is nestled on 54 acres and enveloped by the 23,000 acre Kapalua Resort, renowned for two championship golf courses, award-winning restaurants and a historic pineapple plantation.
Official XTERRA Host Property
Outrigger Enterprises Group is one of the largest and fastest growing privately-held leisure lodging and hospitality companies in the Asia Pacific and Oceania regions and continues to expand its presence throughout the area. A family-owned company with more than 60 years of hospitality experience, Outrigger runs a highly-successful, multi-branded line of hotels, condominiums and vacation resort properties, including Outrigger® Hotels & Resorts, OHANA® Hotels & Resorts, Outrigger Condominium Collection®, Embassy Suites®, Best Western® and Wyndham Vacation Ownership®. Currently, Outrigger operates and/or has under development nearly 50 properties with close to 12,000 rooms located in Hawaii, Australia, Guam, Fiji, Bali, Phuket, Thailand, and Hainan, China. Outrigger Enterprises Group also operates and develops hotel properties and hospitality-related retail and real estate opportunities for partners in Hawaii, the Pacific, the mainland USA and Asia. For on-line information, log on at www.outriggerenterprisesgroup.com and www.Outrigger.com.
Indeed, Maui is everything you have dreamed Hawaii to be, and almost certainly more than you imagined. Palm-shaded, powdery beaches and lush rainforests... Eclectic small towns and world-famous enclaves... Exclusive, world-class resorts and gem-like B&B's. It's all here.
But more importantly, Maui is home to a unique spirit. You will recognize it in the natural smiles that greet you daily, and you will feel its presence long after you depart.
XTERRA's On-Demand Video Channel
For nearly two decades TEAM Unlimited has been churning out award-winning adventure television shows and today, with the launch of XTERRA.TV, a comprehensive collection of those videos will be available 24 hours a day, seven days a week with on-demand XTERRA programming.
The fastest male and female age group swim time (from start to timing station between beach exit and T1) receive a XTERRA Vortex 3 Full wetsuit.
XTERRA Wetsuits strives to make your swim faster and more comfortable, and to offer you the highest performing triathlon wetsuit at the best value. We've been doing this all over the world since 2001. We confidently stand by our claim of making the world's fastest wetsuit, and our sponsored athletes have the records to back it up: An XTERRA Wetsuit, worn by one of the world's elite triathletes, holds the world record for fastest swim while wearing a wetsuit.
The XTERRA Fitness line consists of an array of treadmills, elliptical trainers and stationary bikes that challenges the user to reach further, push harder and truly thrive throughout their training experience to achieve personal health and fitness goals.
We’re passionate about sports and fitness, health and wellness. That’s why we started POWERBAR to begin with - to help athletes like you reach your goals by providing convenient nutritional products. All of our products are backed by decades of sports nutrition science and must live up to our high standards to meet the nutrition and energy needs of all athletes—from world-class champions and dedicated amateurs to beginners.
Official Recovery Drink of XTERRA
Muscle Milk® is a great-tasting, protein-enhanced functional formula that combines 32 grams of high-quality protein along with premium ingredients to provide sustained energy and recovery for performance and lifestyle.
Muscle Milk consists of a precise blend of multi-source proteins, functional fats, low-sugar carbohydrates and 20 vitamins and minerals in a lactose-free formula. Muscle Milk is an ideal nutritional choice whether you are a performance athlete, watching your diet, or simply desire to gain strength & maintain lean muscle mass.
The Gatorade Endurance line of products is an elite line of sports nutrition products from Gatorade for endurance athletes who have specific fueling needs. Grounded in years of hydration and sports nutrition research conducted by the Gatorade Sports Science Institute, the Gatorade Endurance line of products help deliver fluids and nutrients endurance athletes need for a training session or race. Gatorade Endurance is proud to be an Official Sponsor of the XTERRA World Championships, fueling you throughout the race.
Official Eyewear and Helmet of XTERRA
For more than 25 years Rudy Project has been committed to technology and technological innovations that offer unique solutions for athletes and weekend warriors. The unquestionable excellence of the Rudy Project line of products is a result of the desire and intuition to continuously create new ideas and to implement them in the form of development activities and quality management, on-going research in the field of materials, a rigorous program of experimentation and testing, and in interactive relationships with the recipients of the finished product. The results are astonishing. The combination of design and professionalism, the merger of aesthetics and materials: the winning mix... Our magic. Our athletes. Our men and women.The stars of the Rudy Project World.
Official Phone Case of XTERRA
LifeProof strives to build the best all-protective mobile device cases you can get — and to get them to you as soon as possible. Unlike other companies whose sole focus is being first to market, LifeProof’s aim is to be first in quality. And, when it comes to your device, which do you trust — the first case available or the best case available?ww
Official Shoe Insert of XTERRA
Footbalance System Ltd. is a Finnish company established by physiotherapists in 2003 with the aim of improving well-being through innovations to increase foot comfort. Collaborating with health care and exercise professionals, Footbalance System develops custom molded insoles and computer-aided analysis tools.
Footbalance's individually molded insoles support feet properly for improved biomechanical efficiency, thereby helping to improve comfort, health and performance in both sports and daily life.
Apparel from Zorrel is designed to look and feel great, whether it's worn biking down a mountain trail, rafting through whitewater, playing a round of golf or simply shopping for groceries. Our garments are stylish enough to wear to a business meeting or an evening out on the town. You will always look your best. That's why we call it performance wear for anywhere.
Featured Airline Partner of the XTERRA World Championship
Island Air is Hawaii’s leading regional carrier, offering flights to and from the islands of Oʻahu, Maui, Molokaʻi, Lana‘i, and Kauaʻi using a fleet of 64-seat ATR-72 turboprop aircraft. Island Air’s aircraft fly at lower altitudes than jets do, providing passengers with unparalleled views of Hawai’i’s magnificent scenery – pristine coastlines, spectacular mountains, plunging waterfalls and frolicking whales.
Official Sponsor of the XTERRA Liquid Aloha Lounge
Kona Brewing Company is committed to producing, marketing and serving the finest handcrafted beers and tastiest cuisine with its exceptional team of motivated individuals who are passionate about quality and care about working in an environment where integrity, good will and discipline are the codes.
Official Hotel Partner of XTERRA
Choice currently franchises more than 6,100 hotels, representing more than 490,000 rooms, in the United States and more than 30 countries and territories. Ranging from limited service to full service hotels in the economy, mid-scale and upscale segments, Choice-branded properties provide business and leisure travelers with a range of high-quality, high-value lodging options throughout the United States and internationally.
XTERRA racers receive a 15% discount while staying at participating Choice hotels.*
To make a hotel reservation:
Call the Choice Sports Desk at 877.240.AWAY (2929) or visit www.choicesportstravel.com.
Provide your XTERRA Discount Code / Special Rate ID: 00224890
*Discount subject to availability
Presenting Sponsor of XTERRA Kapalua Trail Runs
TS Restaurants have some of the best dining options in Maui and all are located a short distance from Kapalua near the resort areas of Ka'anapali and Lahaina Town.
Check out Hawaii Adventures at www.gohawaiisports.com
TriTats provides a system of temporary triathlon tattoos that triathletes self-apply in the comfort of home or hotel the night before or the morning of the big event. No more stress, no more waiting in the body-marking line. It is all done at home in a clean environment; the tattoos are uniform and easily read by race officials.
All TriTats are FDA approved and safe for all, even children. Our temporary tattoos comply with Consumer Product Safety Commission guidelines. All TriTats are made with skin safe; FDA approved ingredients and are proudly made in the USA.