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International Athletes Competing in 2019 Yangshuo Triathlon

Morning of September 8th at 7 AM, at the sound of a sharp starting signal, setting off a day of competition for 2019 Yangshuo Triathlon.1200 athletes from 15 countries and regions participated. As one of the top Triathlon events in China, this year’s routes covering 113 kilometers of some of the most breathtaking landmarks of Yangshuo. At the end of a fierce racing day, Hu ChunXi took […]

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BALCO case evidence was illegally shown on nationwide Greek television including US athlete’s doping calanders with codes.

After a long period of silence, followed by the confusion occurred by the incidents of the August 12th, doping returns to the moment in Greece. Tonight, the Greek TV MEGA Channel, presented a brilliant job prepared by a group of elite country’s journalists. In their weekly political show “The Folders”, a brief history of Christos […]

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Thinking about doing an IRONMAN 70.3 Greece, Coacta Navarino? Of course you are.!

Hire a IRONMAN Certified Coach now to help you get across that finish line in the near future. Our coaches reach all over the world and have went through an extensive curriculum to help hone their craft in all areas of this sport. Whether it’s battling your fear of open water swimming or dialing in […]

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Mountain Running Research – Athlete Assessments, free of charge

The scientific team of Sports Excellence, Department of the 1st Orthopedic Clinic of the Medical School of the University of Athens, funded exclusively by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF), commited to supporting and improving the athlete’s health, and on the occasion of the “Vamvakou Mountain Run” 28 km route, will be conducting for the first […]

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IOC ADDS TRIATHLON MIXED TEAM RELAYS TO TOKYO 2020 OLYMPIC PROGRAM

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Triathlon Union (ITU) today officially announced that Triathlon Mixed Team Relays will be added to the event program for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The program was added among nine other new events for Tokyo 2020 following a meeting of the IOC Executive […]

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IOC includes the Triathlon Mixed Relays on the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Triathlon.org- ITU is pleased to announce that the Triathlon Mixed Relays has been included on the Programme for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee announced on Friday June 9 the new events added for the next Olympics, which will be Triathlon Mixed Relays, Basketball 3×3, Archery Mixed Team event, 4×400 mixed relays […]

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Challenge Almere: More popular than ever

CHALLENGEALMERE-AMSTERDAM organizes the oldest long distance triathlon of Europe on 9 September 2017. The European Triathlon Union (ETU) and CHALLENGEFAMILY have granted Almere the European Championship. Dutch athletes, however, also have a chance to be crowned as Dutch Champions during this classic race. The long distance triathlon consists of a 3,8 km swim course in […]

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USADA:The Simple Truth: Decoding the Dietary Supplement Industry

The dietary supplement industry is enormous. Supplements that appear to be safe could actually be dangerous products in disguise. Watch the video to learn more.

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Super League Hamilton Island Day 3 Eliminator [FULL SHOW]

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Super League Hamilton Island Day 2 Equalizer [FULL SHOW]

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Triathlon (swim- bike – run) and Multi sports races in Greece, 2017

2017 Triathlon Races 23/04/2017, Triathlon, Oropos, “Energy Triathlon Attiki 2017” (Distance : Sprint + Semilong) http://www.energyraces.gr/ 29/04/2017, Triathlon, Rhodes, “Oceanlava Rhodes sprint distance” (Distance: Sprint) http://www.apollontriathlon.gr/ 29-30/04/2017, Triathlon, off-road, Vouliagmeni, “XTERRA Greece Championship” (Distances: Full – Sprint) http://www.xterragreece.com/ 05/05/17, Triathlon, Spetses, “5th Spetsathlon” (Distances: Sprint & Olympic+), www.spetsathlon.com 13-14/05/17, Triathlon, Katerini, “4th AlmiraMan” (Distances: Sprint […]

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Super League Triathlon is here

Singapore (February 10, 2017) – Super League Triathlon has today been unveiled as the future of triathlon with huge prize money, superstar fields and action-packed racing formats that provide pulse-pounding action and an unparalleled spectator experience.   The world’s best triathletes including two-time Olympic gold medallist Alistair Brownlee (GBR), dual Olympic medallist Jonathan Brownlee (GBR), […]

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British champion Blythe backs Yorkshire 2019 UCI Road World Championships bid

Wednesday 21 September 2016   British champion Blythe backs Yorkshire 2019 UCI Road World Championships bid   British road cycling champion Adam Blythe believes Yorkshire is the perfect place to host the 2019 UCI Road World Championships and would love to see the event take place in his home county.   Blythe was born and […]

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Gwen Jorgensen: Exclusive Interview

Exclusive Interview Interview : Giannis Psarelis (February 2012) Triathlon World : There are many people that follow the triathlon elite scene but didn’t know anything about you until the moment that you’ ve earned a podium place and your Olympic spot at ITU WS in London. Could you please introduce yourself : when did you […]

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Athletics Coach Dr George Skafidas Receives Lifetime Ban from All Sport

UK Anti-Doping (UKAD) today confirmed that a former athletics coach Dr George Skafidas, has received a lifetime ban from all sport following nine Anti-Doping Rule Violations. Skafidas previously was a UK Athletics licensed coach and ran a training group for young athletes at the Princess Royal Sports Arena in Lincolnshire. The nine violations related to his […]

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USA Triathlon Hall of Fame Welcomes Six Multisport Stars

    BOSTON — USA Triathlon honored six talented multisport athletes and contributors in a celebration of the sport and its 40-year history at the 2015 USA Triathlon Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, presented by Rudy Project, held Saturday evening at the Harvard Club.   The USA Triathlon Hall of Fame welcomed the Class of 2014 […]

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Marathon Training :A brief analysis of N. Spirig’s marathon pace.

A brief analysis of N. Spirig’s  marathon pace Nicola Spirig, the 2012 Gold medallist has participated toady at the marathon event of the 2014 European Athletic  Championships. Nicola Spirig had a personal best of 34:01 at 10km. That gives a safe prediction for 2:38 for a full marathon. Her best time at half marathon was […]

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Cobblestone drama

Arenberg, 9th of July – 2014 A breakaway group including Omega-Pharma Quick Step’s Tony Martin and created a gap to the field but the pace in the peloton was constantly high caused by the battle for position in the front of the pack to avoid crashes. Once again, Tour de France favorite, Chris Froome (Sky) had […]

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Swimming Australia : The President’s message.

Since the first Commonwealth Games in 1930, Australians have led the way in sporting endeavour, aspiration and achievement amongst the Commonwealth nations. In the pool we have won a remarkable 599 medals, including 256 gold. At the 20th Games in Glasgow later this month, 59 young Australians, 15 who are new members of the Australian Swim Team, and 44 who will […]

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Fränk Schleck wins Luxembourg Championships

Fränk Schleck wins Luxembourg Championships Fränk Schleck capped off great teamwork by Trek Factory Racing to win his first National Championship since 2011, his fifth total, as he soloed to a last lap win in Luxembourg on Sunday. Trek Factory Racing also claimed four of the top five spots with Andy Schleck finishing in third, […]

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Bart Aernouts (Uplace-BMC) wins Ironman France

    Sofie Goos 4th in Ironman Austria   Bart Aernouts of the Uplace-BMC Pro Triathlon Team has won today’s Ironman France. It is the first full Ironman victory for the seven-time half distance winner. Clocking in at 8:33:22, Bart Aernouts edged out Victor Del Corral (Spain; 08:37:23) and Tyler Butterfield (Bermuda; 08:40:56) for the win in […]

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Leonardo Paez reclaims Alpentour Trophy leader jersey

Leonardo Paez reclaims Alpentour Trophy leader jersey     After his stage win on day one, Leonardo Paez from Columbia, scored again at the 16th Int. Alpentour Trophy. With a second stage win the Marathon World Championship bronze medal winner from last year took the leader jersey off Tony Longo (ITA) on today’s third stage (69km/2,800m) […]

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Blithfield Triathlon

Venue The Blithfield Triathlon takes place in rural Staffordshire at Blithfield Reservoir which provides a stunning visual aspect in a particularly picturesque landscape, the reservoir is located close to Abbots Bromley, above the M6 and below the A50. Between Derby and Uttoxeter. You can enter the Blithfield triathlon as a sprint distance event or the full […]

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Columbian victory kicks off 16th Alpentour Trophy – World Champion Paulissen places 2nd

  The first stage winner of the 16th Alpentour Trophy is the Columbian rider Leonardo Paez. Paez claimed the victory 40 seconds ahead of double-World Champion Roel Paulissen from Belgium who came in second. Hermann Pernsteiner from Lower Austrian was the best local finisher in the stage that took the riders high up onto the […]

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USA Triathlon :Broderick Clinches Second-Place Finish at PATCO Championships

Broderick Clinches Second-Place Finish at PATCO Championships   Juniors Jenks, Knibb finish second, third for podium   DALLAS — Jessica Broderick earned her second-straight podium finish today at the PATCO Triathlon Pan American Championships, while junior triathletes Stephanie Jenks and Taylor Knibb finished second and third in the PATCO Junior Championships. Broderick (Boulder, Colo.) posted her […]

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Jorgensen, Groff Top the Field in London with 1-2 Finish

  American duo now ranked in world’s top three   LONDON — Gwen Jorgensen and Sarah Groff secured the gold and silver medals at ITU World Triathlon London on Saturday, the first 1-2 finish by American women since the World Triathlon Series was launched in 2009. Jorgensen is now ranked No. 1 in the world, and […]

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Romain Guillaume (Uplace-BMC) wins Lanzarote Volcano Triathlon

Romain Guillaume (Uplace-BMC) wins Lanzarote Volcano Triathlon.   Romain Guillaume of the Uplace-BMC Pro Triathlon Team has won today’s Lanzarote Volcano Triathlon, an Olympic Distance race. With a time of 01:58:15, Romain was more than two minutes faster than Bert Jammaer and Rayco Marrero. It is the fifth victory of the season for the Uplace-BMC […]

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Van Lierde has the race of his life to take the GoPro IRONMAN World Championship.

Van Lierde has the race of his life to take the GoPro IRONMAN World Championship. by Jennifer Ward Barber (press release from :http://eu.ironman.com) Belgium’s Frederick Van Lierde was crowned champion today at the 35th anniversary of triathlon’s most respected event: the GoPro IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. Toppling a six-year Australian winning streak, the […]

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Gomez & Moffat become 2 times Hy-Vee Triathlon champions.

Spain’s Javier Gomez won his second straight Hy-Vee Triathlon on Sunday, edging American Hunter Kemper and Australian native Greg Bennett in a finish that mirrored last year’s Elite Cup event. The race was delayed 45 minutes when torrential rain and high winds rolled through central Iowa, but athletes finished amid blue skies and cool temperatures […]

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PATCO Selects U.S. to Host 2014 Championships

PATCO Selects U.S. to Host  2014 Championships Elites, Juniors and U-23 athletes slated to compete in Dallas    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.–Elite triathletes from the Americas and Caribbean nations will gather for the 2014 ITU Pan American Triathlon Confederation (PATCO) Championships on May 31-June 1 in Dallas, Texas.   Athletes from 38 National Federation members of […]

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Lurz and Grimaldi reign in the Water Marathon

The toughest race of the 15th FINA World Championships, the 25 km in open water, now has its winners. After 4 hours, 47 minutes and 27 seconds swimming in the waters of Port Vell in Barcelona, an extraordinary feat in this water marathon, the German Thomas Lurz has been the first to stop the clock […]

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Two newcomers surprise winners at DATEV Challenge Roth

  Dirk Bockel and Caroline Steffen put co-competitors in their places – Timo Bracht annoyed by problems with his bike, successfully fights for third place and wins hearts of Roth’s spectators ROTH. Two unexpected winners make the news headlines of this year’s DATEV Challenge Roth. With the German born Luxembourger Dirk Bochel and Swiss Caroline […]

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AARON ROYLE : Triathlon Under 23 World Champion in Hospital.

Australian triathlete Aaron Royle will remain isolated in a Spanish hospital on intravenous antibiotics until doctors have finalised their testing after the Under 23 World Champion was admitted on Monday. The 23-year-old sought immediate medical advice after coughing up blood following a French Grand Prix race last Sunday. Initial X-rays showed a 12 millimetre cyst in his […]

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Ivan Vasiliev continued his successful season with victory at the European Championships in Alanya

Ivan Vasiliev (RUS) continued his successful season at the 2013 Alanya ETU Triathlon European Championships on Saturday, winning his first European title. Alessandro Fabian (ITA) executed a strong race plan from start to finish for silver, while Mario Mola (ESP) smoked the run yet again to make up nearly two minutes off the bike for bronze, each claiming their first […]

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Triathlon Yokohama : Jonathan Brownlee triumphs in injury come back race

Jonathan Brownlee made a successful return to the ITU World Triathlon Series with gold in Yokohama. Jodie Stimpson earlier won her first ever World Series medal with bronze in the women’s race. Having been told earlier this year that injury may force him to miss the season, Brownlee dominated the 10km run section to establish […]

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Giro d’Italia : Angel Vicioso is second, Luca Paolini holds the pink jersey

Today, the 5th stage of Giro d’Italia, 203 km fromCosenza toMatera, was held in the south ofItaly. Katusha Team during the whole stage tired to control the race and to protect the pink jersey of Luca Paolini. Russian team worked well and put a great effort to neutralize the daily breakaway of 5 riders, who […]

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Giro d’Italia : Luca Paolini brings stage victory and the pink jersey to Katusha Team

GIRO D’ITALIA 2013 Luca Paolini brings stage victory and the pink jersey to Katusha Team   Katusha Team tasted its real triumph today in stage 3 of Giro d’Italia: Luca Paolini won the stage and took the pink jersey of GC leader. Third stage of Giro d’Italia – 222 km fromSorrentoto Marina di Ascea was […]

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UCI Bikes for the World Look: helping cyclists worldwide

In 2010, the UCI’s solidarity programme moved up a gear to become UCI Bikes for the World Look. Since then, the project has seen more than 200 bikes delivered from the World Cycling Centre in Aigle, Switzerland, to countries trying to develop cycling. The bikes have been put to good use by talented young athletes […]

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Gwen Jorgensen (USA) : Exclusive Interview.

  Exclusive Interview Interview : Giannis Psarelis (February 2012) Triathlon World : There are many people that follow the triathlon elite scene but didn’t know anything about you until the moment that you’ ve earned a podium place and your Olympic spot at ITU WS in London. Could you please introduce yourself : when did […]

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European Winter Triathlon Championships : Russia dominates

Male Pavel Andreev retained the European Championship title in Tartu with a dynamic victory in a race dominated by the Russian athletes. The reigning World Champion, and 2011 European Champion, led home a Russian 1-2-3 to begin 2013 in the perfect fashion. Andreev finished in 1:28:31 ahead of countrymen Maxim Kuzmin and Dmitiry Bregeda, who […]

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Aussie triathletes ready to take on the world

With the likes of Australia’s Emma Snowsill and Emma Jackson having won medals at the Australian Youth Olympic Festival, a spot on the Aussie triathlon team for next year’s event has been a hot ticket. The Australian junior triathlon series held over the weekend on the Gold Coast decided the eight-strong team to compete in Sydney as part of […]

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Leopard Trek : 2013 roster

The roster for the 2013 will be composed of fourteen riders, two more than in 2012. Seven riders will be U23. The team will be very international, with 10 nationalities represented:  Eugenio Alafaci (ITA – 09-08-1990), Jesus Ezquerra (SPA – 30-11-1990), Oliver Hofstetter (SUI – 16-01-1990), Alex Kirsch (LUX – 12-06-1992), Pit Schlechter (LUX – […]

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Official statement from Katusha

At present moment Katusha Team has no information regarding the reasons for the decision of the UCI to reject the request from the team for registration in first division. Team management, riders and staff are extremely surprised by the lack of justification for such a decision made by the UCI. Thus earlier the team, which possesses rider No.1 in the […]

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The UCI Athletes’ Commission issues recommendations for the future of cycling

The UCI Athletes’ Commission held a three-day session in Switzerland from Monday to Wednesday to draw up proposals to improve the daily lives of competitive cyclists and enhance the image and operation of the sport. The members of the Commission, established in 2011, are active athletes who represent all the disciplines of cycling, including para-cycling, […]

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UCI : A letter from the President to the athletes

Dear rider, I would like to take this opportunity to update you on the latest developments and decisions we have taken in response to the current crisis in our sport. You will have seen in recent media reports that Philippe Gilbert, Mark Cavendish and Bradley Wiggins among many others have been strong voices in telling […]

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2012 ING New York City Marathon Is Canceled.

The City of New York and New York Road Runners announce that the 2012 ING NYC Marathon has been canceled. While holding the race would not require diverting resources from the recovery effort, it is clear that it has become the source of controversy and division. We cannot allow a controversy over an athletic event […]

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WADA confirms it will not appeal USADA reasoned decision in Lance Armstrong case

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) advises that it will not exercise its independent right of appeal following its review of the reasoned decision delivered by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) in the case against former cyclist Lance Armstrong. This follows a full and careful review of all elements of the case and includes an […]

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ITU Athletes’ Committee

Following the 25th ITU Congress, eight a.e representatives from seven countries were elected to the Athletes’ Committee. Double Olympians Jessica Harrison (FRA) and Kris Gemmell (NZL) were re-elected for another consecutive two-year term, while Laurent Vidal (FRA) will again serve on the committee. They are joined by another five athletes, which includes two paratriathletes for […]

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ITU awards 2014 & 2015 multisport world championships

The International Triathlon Union (ITU) today announced a trio of host cities for three Multisport World Championships in 2014 and 2015.  The 2014 ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships were awarded to Zittau, Germany. In 2015, the ITU Duathlon World Championships will be hosted by Adelaide, Australia, while the ITU Long Distance Triathlon will be held […]

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The UCI recognises USADA decision in Armstrong case

The UCI recognises USADA decision in Armstrong case

The UCI has completed its review of USADA’s ‘Reasoned Decision’ and appendices in the case against Lance Armstrong. The UCI considered the main issues of jurisdiction, the statute of limitation the evidence gathered by USADA and the sanction imposed upon Mr. Armstrong. The UCI confirms that it will not appeal to the Court of Arbitration […]

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Lance Armstrong to step down as Chairman of Livestrong Foundation

Lance Armstrong to step down as Chairman of Livestrong Foundation

Lance Armstrong, founder and chairman of LIVESTRONG, made the following announcement today regarding his status as chairman of the cancer non-profit organization’s board of directors: “In 1996, as my cancer treatment was drawing to an end, I created a foundation to serve people affected by cancer.  It has been a great privilege to help grow […]

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WADA & WTC join forces

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and World Triathlon Corporation (WTC) join forces at the IRONMAN World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawai`i this week to promote anti-doping and to raise awareness for clean sport. Tuesday, Oct. 9, has been designated as the ‘Say NO! To Doping’ day, while the anti-doping activities throughout the week will be based […]

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Sebastian Kienle : Sometimes you have to risk

In Vegas I had nothing to lose and realistically no other option if I wanted to give myself the chance to win. That is why if I were a betting man myself I wouldn’t have put any money down on no. 21. The field was too strong and too deep, the conditions too selective to expect […]

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UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships: Ilias surprises, Langvad confirms

The unexpected Perikilis Ilias (Greece) created a surprise this Sunday, becoming UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Champion after having led the Men’s race right from the beginning. Meanwhile, Annika Langvad from Denmark retained her women’s title. The muddy and very dangerous course at Ornans, in eastern France, played a key role in the distribution of […]

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Who will wear this jersey?

IRONMAN unveils a new initiative designed to honor and build upon the lasting legacy of past, present and future IRONMAN champions. Through custom-designed race kits, the IRONMAN Champions Program will celebrate the iconic brand’s upcoming 35th anniversary while paying homage to those who have helped make IRONMAN the largest participation sports platform in the world. The IRONMAN Champions […]

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Evgenia Sukhoruchenkova and Raphael Aurelien win Mondello sprint

Evgenia Sukhoruchenkova and Raphael Aurelien claimed victory in the penultimate European race of the season. In a stunning finale to the Elite Women’s race, only four seconds separated the podium positions. Sukhoruchenkova (RUS) finished in 1:03:12, just edging out Kathrin Muller (GER) to claim the gold medal with the German having to settle for silver […]

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Slavinski, Waterstraat Earn USA Triathlon Long Course National Titles

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Dave Slavinski and Elizabeth Waterstraat captured overall titles Saturday at the USA Triathlon Long Course National Championship, held at Lake Hefner in conjunction with the Redman Triathlon. Slavinski (Point Pleasant, N.J.) placed second at the event in 2011 and cruised to victory this year by finishing the 1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike, 13.1-mile […]

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Olympic Games 2012 :CAS confirms Triathlon results

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has confirmed the results of the women’s triathlon at the London 2012 Olympic Games, dismissing an appeal filed by the Swedish Olympic Committee and the Swedish Triathlon Federation. Norden will remain as the silver medallist while Switzerland’s Nicola Spirig, who was declared the winner at the conclusion of […]

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Emma Snowsill : The words of a true champion

June 12, 2012 Beijing Olympic triathlon gold medallist Emma Snowsill has had her plea for inclusion in this year’s Australian Olympic team dismissed by an independent Olympic Appeals Tribunal in Melbourne tonight and will not be pursuing the matter with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS). The three-member Tribunal heard grounds from Snowsill’s legal […]

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Olympic Games 2012 : Olympic Torch Relay

Olympic Games 2012 : Olympic Torch Relay

The London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay (OTR) will last 70 days and will travel for approximately 8,000 miles around the UK, passing within 10 miles of 95 per cent of the people in the UK, Isle of Man, Guernsey and Jersey. The Olympic flame will be transported by 8,000 torchbearers and will use numerous different […]

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