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The top men turn out for World Triathlon Yokohama in 2014

The top men turn out for World Triathlon Yokohama in 2014

13/05/14 - Yokohama will be the first race of the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series that will see Javier Gomez, Jonathan Brownlee and Alistair Brownlee go head to head in combat. The trio will duke it out over a... |

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Big guns come out to play in Cape Town

Big guns come out to play in Cape Town

23/04/14 - In its first spin on the ITU World Triathlon Series, Cape Town will not disappoint with the lineup for the men’s race with another classic expected between Jonathan Brownlee and current men’s leader... |

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Top ranked men step out in Auckland

Top ranked men step out in Auckland

03/04/14 - Like the women, the men’s start list is stacked with super stars at the Barfoot & Thompson World Triathlon Auckland. From Javier Gomez to Jonathan Brownlee to the ever increasingly speedy Mario Mola,... |

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Mario Mola makes it two from two with New Plymouth win

Mario Mola makes it two from two with New Plymouth win

23/03/14 - Spain’s Mario Mola re-affirmed himself as the one to beat in the season-opening World Triathlon Series race in New Zealand on Sunday, claiming back to back World Cup victories with a win in New... |

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Henri Schoeman enjoys breakout season

Henri Schoeman enjoys breakout season

11/12/13 - In just his first year on the World Triathlon Series circuit, Henri Schoeman gave a fright to his competitors. While the South African has been floating around the ITU triathlon world for a few seasons,... |

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Elite Men’s Preview: Rematch set in Hyde Park

Elite Men’s Preview: Rematch set in Hyde Park

10/09/13 - In the seven World Triathlon Series races contested this year, they’ve all been won by only three men - Alistair Brownlee, Jonathan Browlnee and Javier Gomez. Just over a year after the three battled for... |

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World Triathlon Yokohama Elite Men’s Race Review

World Triathlon Yokohama Elite Men’s Race Review

11/05/13 - Just two months ago Great Britain’s Jonathan Brownlee didn’t think he would be racing at all this season, but the reigning ITU World Champion came back with a bang in Japan on Saturday, leading from start... |

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Jonathan Brownlee heads into the ‘unknown’ in Yokohama

Jonathan Brownlee heads into the ‘unknown’ in Yokohama

10/05/13 - Jonathan Brownlee (GBR) is heading into unknown territory, racing for the first time this season after a delayed start due to an ankle injury, the London Olympic Games bronze medallist will make a belated... |

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Silva looks for third title in Yokohama, while women’s race remains open

Silva looks for third title in Yokohama, while women’s race remains open

07/05/13 - Variety and depth have been the catch words of the ITU World Triathlon Series so far this season with five different athletes on the podium in just two events. You can expect a few more new faces to... |

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Alistair Brownlee crushes San Diego field in ITU World Triathlon Series return

Alistair Brownlee crushes San Diego field in ITU World Triathlon Series return

21/04/13 - Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee hadn’t raced an ITU event since the London 2012 Olympic Games, but the Gold medallist showed nothing had changed when he led from start to finish in his 13th ITU World... |

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What we learned from World Triathlon Series Auckland

09/04/13 - The first ITU World Triathlon Series of the season is, obviously, a great pointer to the season ahead. However the results showed that perhaps the 2013 season could have been predicted from the final race... |

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The Social Story from ITU World Triathlon Series Auckland

The Social Story from ITU World Triathlon Series Auckland

09/04/13 - [View the story “The social story from #WTSAuckland” on Storify] |

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2012 Photo of the Year - Week Seven: Yokohama

2012 Photo of the Year - Week Seven: Yokohama

16/12/12 - As the penultimate stop on the ITU World Triathlon Series, Yokohama was the site of gut wrenching efforts to clench critical world championship points. The women’s race saw a grueling battle between... |

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Joao Silva successfully defends Yokohama title

Joao Silva successfully defends Yokohama title

29/09/12 - Portugal’s Joao Silva sizzled under the Yokoham sun today, besting Spain’s Javier Gomez on the final lap of the run to take his second consecutive ITU World Triathlon Yokohama win. Russia’s Dmitry... |

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2012 Yokohama Pre-race Press Conference Highlights

2012 Yokohama Pre-race Press Conference Highlights

28/09/12 - Olympic medallists Lisa Norden (SWE), Erin Densham (AUS) and Javier Gomez (ESP) along with 2011 Yokohama WTS gold medallist Joao Silva (POR) met with media at the event’s official pre-race press... |

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Historic weekend in store as the ITU World Triathlon Series comes to San Diego

Historic weekend in store as the ITU World Triathlon Series comes to San Diego

07/05/12 - This weekend’s race marks an important step in triathlon history, it’s the first time an ITU race has been held in San Diego, the birthplace of modern triathlon. On 25 September 1974 the very first... |

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Eilat Pre-Race Press Conference Highlights

Eilat Pre-Race Press Conference Highlights

19/04/12 - The 2012 Eilat ETU Triathlon European Championships welcomed Javier Gomez (ESP), Emmie Charayron (FRA), Joao Silva (POR), Fanny Beisaron (ISR) and Ron Darmon (ISR) for the pre-race press conference.... |

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Best of 2011: Silva’s breakthrough in Yokohama

Best of 2011: Silva’s breakthrough in Yokohama

02/01/12 - Portugal’s appetite for triathlon was well and truly started with Vanessa Fernandes, one of the greatest ITU triathletes in history. And therefore the excitement around Joao Silva’s season in 2010... |

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Strong fields turn out as 2011 World Cup series resumes in Huatulco, Mexico

Strong fields turn out as 2011 World Cup series resumes in Huatulco, Mexico

03/10/11 - The ITU Triathlon World Cup series resumes this weekend and returns to Mexico for the second time in 2011, with the always sunny Huatulco hosting the sixth cup this year. This holiday hotspot has been a... |

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Gold for Silva in Yokohama

Gold for Silva in Yokohama

19/09/11 - Portugal made pre-race headlines in the triathlon world with Vanessa Fernandes’s comeback but post-race focus will be centered around Joao Silva after he broke through for his first ever victory in the... |

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Kahlefeldt claims first World Championship Series win in thrilling sprint

Kahlefeldt claims first World Championship Series win in thrilling sprint

16/07/11 - Australian Brad Kahlefeldt got his 2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series season back on track in the best possible style, claiming his first ever series win with a thrilling sprint... |

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Who will be the 2011 ITU World Champion? Men’s Preview

Who will be the 2011 ITU World Champion? Men’s Preview

31/03/11 - It’s that time of the year again; a time for legends to be made; a time for champions to be challenged and a time for the best racing triathlon has to offer. The Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World... |

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The Young Guns - Joao Silva (POR)

The Young Guns - Joao Silva (POR)

17/02/11 - They’re fit, fast and they’ve all got youth on their side. In this series we profile some of ITU’s rising stars - a generation of talent set to challenge the established names on the international... |

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Team Relay Review from Spain

Team Relay Review from Spain

07/09/08 - The 2008 ETU Under23 and Youth Triathlon European Championships wrapped in Pulpi, Spain today with the team relays. The youth women opened the day with 12 teams representing ten countries.  It was a... |

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Portugal Sweeps U23 Euro Champs

Portugal Sweeps U23 Euro Champs

06/09/08 - Olympic silver medallist Vanessa Fernandes raced for the first time since the Beijing Olympic Games and showed no rust in a dominating performance.  Fernandes took gold at todays Under23 European... |

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Italian team domination!

Italian team domination!

08/10/06 - On the second day of the 2006 ITU Duathlon European Championships, the women age-group athletes were the first competing on the filed of play. The program was planned to continue with an open triathlon,... |

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CAN & GBR Junior Champions

CAN & GBR Junior Champions

01/09/06 - Alistair Brownlee of Great Britain and Kirsten Sweetland of Canada have just won the 2006 ITU Junior Triathlon World Championships in Lausanne, Switzerland.  As the sun rose over the Swiss mountains, 173... |

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