Tagged News for Best Of 2011

Best of 2014: Vidal on the road to recovery

24/11/14 - Just ahead of Cape Town’s debut on the World Triathlon Series calendar this year, the triathlon community learned that one of its most heralded athletes, Laurent Vidal, was life flighted to a hospital... |

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Best of 2011: The race for the London 2012 Olympic Games

Best of 2011: The race for the London 2012 Olympic Games

22/12/11 - ITU’s official Olympic qualification period opened in June 2010 and will run until May 2012, but the make-up of the London 2012 Olympic Games start lists did become a little clearer in 2011. ITU’s... |

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Best of 2011: Andrea Hewitt’s Grand Final redemption

Best of 2011: Andrea Hewitt’s Grand Final redemption

20/12/11 - Coming into the 2011 series Grand Final in Beijing it had been a case of so close, but so far, for Andrea Hewitt. A gutsy third in Sydney, fourth in Madrid, 11th in Kitzbühel, fourth in Hamburg, sixth... |

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Best of 2011: Barbara Riveros Diaz creates triathlon history in Lausanne

Best of 2011: Barbara Riveros Diaz creates triathlon history in Lausanne

17/12/11 - Lausanne is a notable city in the career of Barbara Riveros Diaz, and not just because it’s the city she was crowned World Champion in August of this year.  She had raced here before, back in 2006 at... |

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Best of 2011: Jonathan Brownlee sprint king in Lausanne

Best of 2011: Jonathan Brownlee sprint king in Lausanne

14/12/11 - With an older brother like Alistair Brownlee, it’s no surprise that people were predicting big things for Jonathan Brownlee. He was certainly living up to them, a podium spot in the Junior Men’s world... |

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Best of 2011: Helen Jenkins executes perfect plan in London

Best of 2011: Helen Jenkins executes perfect plan in London

09/12/11 - Helen Jenkins main aim for 2011 was to secure her spot on the Great Britain team for the London 2012 Olympic Games. To do that, it required a podium finish in the London series race this year. Jenkins... |

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Best of 2011: Emma Moffatt’s ‘extra special’ day in Hamburg

Best of 2011: Emma Moffatt’s ‘extra special’ day in Hamburg

02/12/11 - Australia’s Emma Moffatt came into the 2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series as the two-time reigning champion; the only woman to have won an ITU World Championship since the series... |

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Best of 2011: Kahlefeldt finally conquers Hamburg

Best of 2011: Kahlefeldt finally conquers Hamburg

29/11/11 - Brad Kahlefeldt has been competing in Hamburg long enough to know that wins are hard to come by. After claiming his first career World Cup medal in the German city back in 2003, Kahlefeldt then followed... |

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Best of 2011: Paula Findlay opens season with hat trick

Best of 2011: Paula Findlay opens season with hat trick

23/11/11 - In addition to the ITU Photo of the Year competition, which takes you back to relive the 2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series through the best pictures, we’re also running a WCS... |

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Best of 2011: Alistair Brownlee’s solo effort in Kitzbühel

Best of 2011: Alistair Brownlee’s solo effort in Kitzbühel

22/11/11 - In addition to the ITU Photo of the Year competition, which takes you back to relive the 2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series through the best pictures, we’re also running a WCS... |

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