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Stimpson claims first gold of Commonwealth Games

Stimpson claims first gold of Commonwealth Games

24/07/14 - Jodie Stimpson (ENG) put together a tactically brilliant race on the first day of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games to be awarded the first gold medal of the games. Kirsten Sweetland kept Canada’s strong... |

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Preview: Commonwealth men’s race

Preview: Commonwealth men’s race

21/07/14 - Men’s triathlon will take over Strathclyde park on Thursday with some serious talent in tow for the Commonwealth Games. Set over a 1.5km swim, hilly 40km bike and a 10km run, only the toughest of... |

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Preview: Commonwealth women’s race

Preview: Commonwealth women’s race

21/07/14 - In its third appearance on the Commonwealth Games programme, the women’s event promises to present some of the best racing of the season with an impressive start list. As the very first medal event of the... |

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Commonwealth Games triathlon history at a glance

Commonwealth Games triathlon history at a glance

21/07/14 - With the Glasgow Commonwealth Games just about to celebrate its opening ceremonies, we take a quick look at some quick facts about triathlon’s participation in the major event. Triathlon... |

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Mixed Relay Champs most successful to date

Mixed Relay Champs most successful to date

16/07/14 - The ITU Mixed Relay World Championships that took place in Hamburg, Germany, this weekend has been heralded a great success after the showpiece event broke broadcast and digital engagement records while... |

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Non Stanford sets sights on major Games

Non Stanford sets sights on major Games

20/02/14 - Last season, Non Stanford became the only female to follow up an Under23 World Championship gold medal with an elite title the very next year. But the 25-year old won’t rest her laurels on that... |

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Helen Jenkins is back in the hunt

Helen Jenkins is back in the hunt

29/01/14 - Helen Jenkins is one unstoppable Brit. She has won a World Championship title both in a single day and over the course of the season. She’s a two-time Olympian who finished higher than any British female... |

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San Diego - the birthplace of triathlon

San Diego - the birthplace of triathlon

09/05/12 - This weekend presents a rare opportunity to witness history in the making as triathlon returns to its roots in San Diego. The second ITU World Triathlon Series event of 2012 offers the perfect chance to... |

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Triathlon Mixed Relay added to 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Triathlon Mixed Relay added to 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games

01/05/12 - Triathlon Mixed Relay -ITU’s exciting mixed gender format - continued its rapid growth today, with the announcement by the Glasgow Commonwealth Games Committee that it would be included on their sports... |

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Triathlon Mixed Relay accepted into Commonwealth Games programme

Triathlon Mixed Relay accepted into Commonwealth Games programme

11/11/11 - The International Triathlon Union (ITU) is delighted to announce that the Triathlon Mixed Relay has been officially included on the Commonwealth Games programme starting in 2018, continuing its phenomenal... |

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Commonwealth Games Venue Tested

Commonwealth Games Venue Tested

19/05/09 - Strathclyde Park near Glasgow hosted its first Olympic distance elite race last weekend as the British Triathlon National Championships tested out the proposed venue for the 2014 Commonwealth Games... |

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Kahlefeldt makes it an Aussie sweep

Kahlefeldt makes it an Aussie sweep

17/03/06 - AUSTRALIA, Melbourne The sun peeked out and the clouds vanished as things heated up for the mens competition of the 2006 Commonwealth Games triathlon this afternoon at St. Kilda beach in southern... |

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Snowsill claims Commonwealth title

Snowsill claims Commonwealth title

17/03/06 - AUSTRALIA, Melbourne With helicopters hovering overhead and cameras pointed and ready, the second edition of the Commonwealth Games womens triathlon competition was run this morning under cloudy skies in... |

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Commonwealth Games preview

Commonwealth Games preview

16/03/06 - AUSTRALIA, Melbourne – The grounds are buzzing in Melbourne as preparations are completed for the 2006 Commonwealth Games triathlon competition.  Saturday morning will see fifty-seven athletes from... |

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Listen to the Loretta Harrop Interview

Listen to the Loretta Harrop Interview

16/02/06 - Listen to the interview with Loretta Harrop on her future in the sport after she announced at a press conference in Brisbane, Australia that she has withdrawn from the 2006 Commonwealth Games as she and... |

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Canada’s full Commonwealth Games squad will race the 2006 SMF Hobart Oceania Cu

05/02/06 - Canada’s full Commonwealth Games squad will race the 2006 SMF Hobart Oceania Cup Triathlon to be held on Sunday February 19. With all Australia’s representatives set to compete and most of the New... |

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World Champions head Aussie CWG Team

World Champions head Aussie CWG Team

16/10/05 - Six triathletes have the honour of being the first competitors confirmed to represent Australia at the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games. The Australian Commonwealth Games Association and Triathlon... |

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Luxford and Don Win CWG Test Event

Luxford and Don Win CWG Test Event

15/10/05 - Melbourne, Australia: Annabel Luxford of Australia and Tim Don of Great Britian continued to dominate the Triathlon world with wins at the Commonwealth Games Triathlon test event in Melbourne,... |

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