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Ivan Raña races on to new distances

Ivan Raña races on to new distances

16/01/14 - With three berths to the Olympics and three ITU World Championship medals, and a world title to his name, it’s safe to say Ivan Rana is one accomplished triathlete. This year he kicked it up another... |

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Spain reveals London 2012 Olympic team

Spain reveals London 2012 Olympic team

21/06/12 - The Spanish Triathlon Federation has released the names of the six triathletes to join Spain’s London 2012 Olympic team. Javier Gomez, Mario Mola, Jose Miguel Perez, Ainhoa Murua, Marina Damlaimcourt... |

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2012 Huatulco World Cup press conference highlights

2012 Huatulco World Cup press conference highlights

04/05/12 - Past world champion Ivan Rana (ESP) and 2011 Pan Am Games bronze medallist Pamela Oliveira (BRA) joined Mexico’s Claudia Rivas and Crisanto Grajales in the Huatulco heat to speak with the media ahead of... |

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2012 ITU World Cup season hits Huatulco

2012 ITU World Cup season hits Huatulco

30/04/12 - The ITU World Cup season hits Huatulco this weekend for the fifth consecutive year. In that time, it’s become one of the athletes favourites with its tough bike course and run.  Mix in some oppressive... |

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Chrabot comes from behind to take Huatulco title

Chrabot comes from behind to take Huatulco title

09/10/11 - American Matt Chrabot overcame a bike crash and came from behind on the run to ascend back to the top of the Huatulco World Cup podium today.  It was his second career World Cup title and second in... |

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Full fields ready to battle it out at Tiszaujvaros World Cup

Full fields ready to battle it out at Tiszaujvaros World Cup

09/08/11 - Tiszaujvaros, or “Tiszy” as it’s affectionately known in the triathlon world, is something of an World Cup institution. It’s been on the calendar every year since 1997, making it the second longest... |

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An impressive list of ITU stars to line up in Extremadura

An impressive list of ITU stars to line up in Extremadura

20/04/11 - The Extremadura 2011 ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships might be the first in history, but there will be plenty of athletes with a world class ITU resume behind them next week. The official start... |

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Ishigaki Press Conference Highlights

Ishigaki Press Conference Highlights

16/04/11 - Jenkins pulls out from the race due to brush burns caused by bike crash in Sydney. International athletes are united to give Japan “happiness and love.” Summer has arrived in Ishigaki, a tiny island in... |

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Ishigaki World Cup Preview

Ishigaki World Cup Preview

14/04/11 - The second round of the 2011 ITU Triathlon World Cup series is Ishigaki, a scenic island in southwestern Japan.  A total of 129 athletes from 33 nations will line up on the starting grids for this... |

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One month to go until first World Cross Triathlon Championships

One month to go until first World Cross Triathlon Championships

30/03/11 - If history is anything to go by then the host country should do well when the starting gun goes off at the first ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships in Spain, just a month from today. The event in... |

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Inaugural Cross Triathlon World Championships

Inaugural Cross Triathlon World Championships

28/02/11 - The countdown is on to ITU’s first Cross Triathlon World Championships in beautiful Extremadura, Spain on April 30.  In the inaugural event, the elite athletes will do battle in a 1km swim, 20km... |

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Fleureton thrills on home soil

Fleureton thrills on home soil

27/09/08 - Thrilling the French crowds with a victory on home soil, France’s Cedric Fleureton took home the gold in today’s Lorient BG Triathlon World Cup.  Fleureton’s winning time of 1 hour 49 minutes 53... |

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Frodeno Crowned Olympic Champ

Frodeno Crowned Olympic Champ

19/08/08 - German athlete Jan Frodeno unleashed a brilliantly timed sprint to take the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games gold medal in a time of 1:48:53 only 50 metres from the line. Previously this year I have lost all... |

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Rana’s comeback in Kitzbühel

Rana’s comeback in Kitzbühel

20/07/08 - Ivan Rana proved hes still a force on the world cup stage as he impressively won todays Kitzbhel BG Triathlon World Cup, the last major tune-up for the athletes before The Beijing Olympics.  Rana has... |

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Henning Defends Hy-Vee Title

Henning Defends Hy-Vee Title

22/06/08 - Denmarks Rasmus Henning has successfully defended his title in Des Moines, winning todays Hy-Vee ITU Triathlon World Cup by an 8-second margin over New Zealands Bevan Docherty and Australian Greg Bennett... |

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Gomez conquers Olympic course

Gomez conquers Olympic course

16/09/07 - World number one Javier Gomez of Spain left little doubt he’s the man to beat as the world’s best continue to push towards next summer’s Olympic Games.  While Olympic gold may not have been on the... |

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Gomez sets the standard for Worlds

Gomez sets the standard for Worlds

29/07/07 - Number one ranked Javier Gomez of Spain keeps his top spot after the fastest swim and a devastating 29:56 minute final run enabled him to win the 2007 Salford BG Triathlon World Cup today in England.  The... |

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Ospaly Sprints to Gold in Madrid

Ospaly Sprints to Gold in Madrid

03/06/07 - In a spectacular finish Filip Ospaly of the Czech Republic out-sprinted hometown favourite Javier Gomez of Spain to claim the gold medal in today’s Madrid BG Triathlon World Cup.  Climbing back from an... |

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5x5: The Spaniards-Gomez and Rana

5x5: The Spaniards-Gomez and Rana

12/01/07 - También texto en español. Spanish team mates -2006 World Cup series winner Javier Gomez and 2002 World Champion Ivan Rana - took some time to answer our 5 x 5 interviews. 1. How was your 2006 season?... |

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Gomez and Raña make Spain proud

Gomez and Raña make Spain proud

05/06/06 - In the shadow of Spains Royal Palace in the heart of Madrid, eighty-one men dived into the water for the start of the newly renamed Madrid BG Triathlon World Cup.  The Spanish crowd was elated to see... |

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Rana and Messmer win in San Remo!

Rana and Messmer win in San Remo!

21/05/06 - From today on, the legendary ’Poggio’ hill is not any more only a part of cycling, but also of triathlon history as the ITU Triathlon Premium European Cup race in San Remo, Italy took place... |

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This is my race, by Iván Raña

This is my race, by Iván Raña

09/05/06 - Madrid is my favourite race. Used to running everywhere in the world, I find it a pleasure to hear the shouts of encouragement in my mother-tongue: I’m at home and this is one more point in my favour! In... |

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Docherty and Taormina - World Champions

Docherty and Taormina - World Champions

09/05/04 - Docherty and Taormina are 2004 ITU World Champions New Zealand’s Bevan Docherty firmly put any ghosts to rest when he won a pulse-pounding   duel to the last breath with Spain’s Ivan Ra... |

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Press Release - 2003 ITU Queenstown World Triathlon Championships - Elite Men

Press Release - 2003 ITU Queenstown World Triathlon Championships - Elite Men

06/12/03 - ITU Media: 7 December 2003 Peter Robertson Takes Second World Title Queenstown, New Zealand: For immediate release: A jam-packed   field of all the world’s best triathlete assembled on the start... |

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Press Release - 2003 ITU Madeira World Cup - Elite Men

Press Release - 2003 ITU Madeira World Cup - Elite Men

19/10/03 - Funchal, Madeira: The rain continued in Madeira as the men’s event started with a picture-perfect dive off the pontoon. With Australian Craig Walton on the start line, predictions were that he would... |

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