By Erin Greene on 24/08/14 at 8:16 pm
The training is all done. Taper is in full effect. Bikes are packed. Nerves are jittery. The wait for the pinnacle of the ITU season has come – the Edmonton Grand Final. Starting on Wednesday, five spectacular days of racing will commence. From youth to elite to moms to granddads from triathlon to aquathlon, World Championship titles are on the line. It will be fast, it will be furious and it is not to be missed. So don’t.
Whether you will be on site in Edmonton to watch the races first hand or are cheering on your loved ones from home, here’s how you can take part in the action. From live viewing online to finish cams to social media updates, we’ve got you covered. Here’s where and how to follow #WTSEdmonton.
Full broadcast online:
No matter where you are in the world, if you have an internet connection, you can watch the men’s and women’s elite races LIVE! Both events will be broadcast in real time, as well as available on demand shortly after the race finish, on triathlonlive.tv. It works great on your laptop, tablet & mobile. Don’t delay. Get your pass today.
Social media handles:
@TriathlonLive – live play by plays
@WTS_Edmonton – Local info, race updates & more
Don’t forget to join the convo with the hashtag #WTSEdmonton
Have a doctor’s appointment, kid’s birthday, or massage appointment while your fav athlete is racing? Not a problem. Just keep your mobile nearby and follow the races live on twitter. We’ll send you general updates on our main twitter handle @WorldTriathlon, and live play by plays will be available on @TriathlonLive. Use the hashtag #WTSEdmonton to join the conversation.
For phenomenal pictures behind the scenes, during races, of your fav athletes and more, follow us on Instagram with the @worldtriathlon handle! And for race updates, photo galleries, clips and more, be sure to follow us on Facebook.
Live finish cams:
Can’t be with us in Edmonton to watch your nearest and dearest compete? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Watch them cross the line & celebrate with them from afar with our live finish cam at triathlon.org/live. It will be available for all age group, junior, Under23, and paratriathlon world championship races.
We’ll also have photo galleries for aquathlon, paratriathlon, junior, Under23, elite and age group races. Following the age group races, athletes will also be able to download individual race photos and a finisher’s certificate. Check back for info.
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