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Jorgensen punches automatic ticket to Rio 2016

Jorgensen punches automatic ticket to Rio 2016

02/08/15 - Gwen Jorgensen (USA) has won herself yet another gold medal, but this time the gold means a little bit more—she has automatically qualified herself for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games next summer.... |

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Gomez golden at 2015 Triathlon Test Event

Gomez golden at 2015 Triathlon Test Event

02/08/15 - Javier Gomez Noya (ESP) added to his collection of titles and accolades when he crossed the finish line first at the 2015 Rio de Janeiro Test Event, ensuring he would line up again in 2016 as he fulfilled... |

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Athletes amaze at Paratriathlon Test Event

Athletes amaze at Paratriathlon Test Event

01/08/15 - In preparation for paratriathlon’s debut next summer at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games, paratriathletes tested the course on Saturday and scored points that go towards making their Paralympic... |

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How to follow the Olympic Test Events

How to follow the Olympic Test Events

27/07/15 - Grab a towel, get your sunscreen, and prepare yourself a bevvie. It’s time to have a little fun with this Olympic qualification business. Set in the majestic Copacabana Beach, 150 elite women and men... |

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Riveros claims Pan Am Games and Rio qualifying spot

Riveros claims Pan Am Games and Rio qualifying spot

11/07/15 - The Toronto 2015 Pan American Games saw a fresh podium for women’s triathlon on Saturday as athletes from Chile, Mexico and Bermuda all earned first-time medals. Barbara Riveros (CHI) polished off a... |

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Athletes speak about upcoming Pan Am races

Athletes speak about upcoming Pan Am races

11/07/15 - Forty-one nations have gathered in Toronto, Canada this weekend for the 17th Pan American Games. Among the thirty-six sports all vying for medals, triathlon kicks off on Saturday with the women’s race... |

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Rio spot on the line at the Pan Am Games this weekend

Rio spot on the line at the Pan Am Games this weekend

08/07/15 - A feat that occurs every four years, the Pan American Games returns this weekend in Toronto, Canada. With start lists packed with talent on both the men’s and women’s side, the competition is expected... |

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Best of 2014: Team England on top in Glasgow

Best of 2014: Team England on top in Glasgow

27/12/14 - Before the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Team England’s medal count sat at a paltry zero. But with Jodie Stimpson, Vicky Holland, and the Brownlee brothers on the roster this year, that record was... |

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Japan doubles up on gold at Asian Beach Games

Japan doubles up on gold at Asian Beach Games

17/11/14 - Japan capped off a successful International Games campaign this weekend with a win in the Mixed Relay at the 2014 Phuket Asian Beach Games and a 1-2 finish in the women’s triathlon headed by Ai Ueda. In... |

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Olympic & Paralympic test event dates announced

Olympic & Paralympic test event dates announced

28/10/14 - ITU today announced that dates for test events ahead of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic and Paralympic Games have been confirmed. The 2015 Rio de Janeiro ITU World Olympic Qualification Event and World... |

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Japan wins again in Incheon

Japan wins again in Incheon

26/09/14 - Japan continued its hot streak in Incheon, South Korea today, winning the Mixed Relay in the event’s debut at Asian Games. The four person woman-man-woman-man relay won the race by more than a minute... |

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Japan scores big at Asian Games

Japan scores big at Asian Games

25/09/14 - Japan scored big at the Asian Games at the Songdo Central Park Triathlon Venue in Incheon, South Korea on Thursday going 1-2 in both the men’s and women’s events for the second consecutive Asiad.... |

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Great Britain’s Ben Dijkstra claims Youth Olympic gold in Nanjing 2014 photo finish

Great Britain’s Ben Dijkstra claims Youth Olympic gold in Nanjing 2014 photo finish

18/08/14 - Triathlon at the Olympic Games has delivered another nailbiting finish, as Great Britain’s Ben Dijkstra was crowned Youth Olympic Champion in a photo finish from New Zealand’s Daniel Hoy in Nanjing on... |

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Australia’s Brittany Dutton is Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Champion

Australia’s Brittany Dutton is Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Champion

16/08/14 - Australia’s Brittany Dutton rode a gutsy solo bike breakaway to claim Youth Olympic gold in Nanjing on Sunday August 17 and continue Australia’s stellar success in women’s triathlon competition at the... |

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Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games preview

Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games preview

14/08/14 - The second Youth Olympic Games kick off this Saturday August 16, in Nanjing China and triathlon will make its second appearance on the program. YOG History The inaugural Youth Olympic Games were... |

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