It was the closest race in the history of the triathlon competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games, and the stellar finish had social media in a stir. Here we capture the best tweets of the day.
In a nailbiting all-out sprint to the finish, Switzerland's Nicola Spirig edged out Sweden's Lisa Norden in Olympic triathlon's first ever photo finish for the gold. Australia's Erin Densham claimed the bronze.
What the athletes on pre-race preparations, how the race will pan out and their own chances on the Hyde Park course ahead of the Women's Triathlon Competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games.
The women's field has so many potential medallists that it is hard to single out a few, but here is our quick snapshot of who to watch for in Hyde Park on Saturday August 4 with Olympic glory at stake
London 2012 marks the fourth time triathlon has been on the Olympic programme, and this year the field will break new ground. Here are some talking points to watch, in a short and snappy format.
A new Olympic gold medallist will be crowned in the women's triathlon competition on Saturday, so here are some of the contenders and what to watch for in the 1.5km swim, 43km bike and 10km run in Hyde Park.
With under a week to go, it's time to take a look at the triathlon course for the London 2012 Olympic Games, including the long one-lap 1.5km swim, a technically demanding 43km bike leg and a deceptively tough 10km run.