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New champion to be named in elite women’s race

New champion to be named in elite women’s race

26/08/14 - Watch the races live here: https://triathlonlive.tv/ Find the women’s international start times here. After a season filled with thrills and spills, triumphs and tough setbacks, the naming of the next... |

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Sarah Groff grabs first ever WTS win

Sarah Groff grabs first ever WTS win

23/08/14 - The USA’s Sarah Groff pulled off her first ever World Triathlon Series win just seven days ahead of the Edmonton Grand Final at the World Triathlon Stockholm. The win saw Groff jump from fifth to second... |

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Precious points up for grabs in Stockholm

Precious points up for grabs in Stockholm

18/08/14 - Watch the races live here: https://triathlonlive.tv/ Find the women’s international start times here. The World Triathlon Series will be staged in Stockholm for a third time this Saturday, with the... |

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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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Gwen Jorgensen takes fourth consecutive WTS win in Hamburg

Gwen Jorgensen takes fourth consecutive WTS win in Hamburg

12/07/14 - Gwen Jorgensen‘s almost flawless 2014 season added yet another chapter in Germany on Saturday, when the American became the first athlete to win four consecutive World Triathlon Series races in the same... |

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Jorgensen creates history winning in Chicago

Jorgensen creates history winning in Chicago

28/06/14 - Gwen Jorgensen (USA) ran herself into the history books on Saturday as the first women to claim six World Triathlon Series titles clinching victory in Chicago from Helen Jenkins (GBR) and Juri Ide (JAP).... |

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Fast Five with Canada’s Kirsten Sweetland

Fast Five with Canada’s Kirsten Sweetland

24/07/13 - Not many people would describe 22% climbs as “so fun” but then again, not many people are Kirsten Sweetland. After a second-place finish at the U23 World Championship race in 2010, Sweetland’s career... |

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World Cup circuit hits halfway mark with debut in Palamos

World Cup circuit hits halfway mark with debut in Palamos

09/07/13 - The World Cup circuit hits the halfway mark on Sunday as it debuts in the northeastern coastal city of Palamos. Spain is one of two countries to host two World Cup events in 2013, with Palamos the first... |

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Canadian women sweep the podium in Edmonton

Canadian women sweep the podium in Edmonton

23/06/13 - Canada scored a huge day in the women’s race, as Emelie Kretz, Ellen Pennock and Kirsten Sweetland swept the podium for the host country at the 2013 Edmonton ITU Triathlon World Cup. “I’m really... |

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Daniel Unger and Lauren Campbell back on top of the podium in Bridgetown

Daniel Unger and Lauren Campbell back on top of the podium in Bridgetown

13/02/12 - The Sunday of sprint distance racing continued in Barbados when both Daniel Unger and Lauren Campbell broke long ITU winless streaks at the 2012 Bridgetown ITU Sprint Triathlon Pan American Cup. In the... |

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PATCO Pan American Triathlon Championships kick off blockbuster 2012

PATCO Pan American Triathlon Championships kick off blockbuster 2012

09/01/12 - The 2012 ITU season officially gets underway this weekend, with the best of the Americas heading to Argentina for the 2012 LA Paz PATCO Triathlon Pan American Championships. La Paz has hosted a Pan... |

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Off-season with the stars of ITU

Off-season with the stars of ITU

25/01/11 - While many of us are still dusting off the New Year’s cobwebs, ITU’s elite athletes are busy preparing for another exhilarating season of racing.  Most have been training, some have been racing and... |

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Chrabot, Moreno reign as Pan American Champions

Chrabot, Moreno reign as Pan American Champions

18/10/10 - A busy week in Puerta Vallerta wrapped up yesterday with the elite women’s and men’s competitions in the PATCO Triathlon Pan American Championships.  Brazil’s Carla Moreno claimed the women’s... |

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Two-time Olympic medalist, Simon Whitfield, to lead strong Canadian team in 2010.

Two-time Olympic medalist, Simon Whitfield, to lead strong Canadian team in 2010.

20/01/10 - Canada’s high-performance triathletes are charging into the 2010 season replete with veteran leadership and podium potential. Building on one of the most successful seasons for Canada’s senior-level... |

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In Profile: Kirsten Sweetland, CAN

In Profile: Kirsten Sweetland, CAN

12/06/09 - The rising star of Canadian triathlon has had her fair share of ups and downs over a relatively short professional career. A young Kirsten Sweetland entered her first triathlon aged ten and remarkably won... |

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Canada Set Out 2012 Plans

Canada Set Out 2012 Plans

08/06/09 - At a press conference held in Vancouver on Monday, Triathlon Canada unveiled a team who they hope can bring further Olympic medal success in 2012. The organisation has recruited an enhanced Canadian-made... |

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Madrid World Champs - Women

Madrid World Champs - Women

21/05/09 - Australia’s Olympic gold medallist Emma Snowsill was back on the top step of the podium at the opening leg of the new Dextro Energy Triathlon – ITU World Championship Series in Tongyeong, Korea... |

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Docherty & Sweetland Win In NZ

Docherty & Sweetland Win In NZ

06/04/09 - Taranaki turned on its Sunday best for the finale to the Port Taranaki World Tri Festival with the ITU Continental Cup races held in New Plymouth, New Zealamd. Three days of stunning weather and action... |

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Sweetland Wins In Mooloolaba

Sweetland Wins In Mooloolaba

28/03/09 - The opening leg of the 2009 ITU Triathlon World Cup Series was won by 20 year old Kirsten Sweetland from Canada as she started 2009 with a bang, beating Olympic Games bronze medallist and local favourite... |

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Warriner wins in Tongyeong

Warriner wins in Tongyeong

26/04/08 - New Zealands Beijing-bound Samantha Warriner claimed her sixth world cup title today in the 2008 Tongyeong BG Triathlon World Cup, the 198th world cup ever staged in ITU’s history.  A strong swim put the... |

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Moffatt, Docherty triumph in Edmonton

Moffatt, Docherty triumph in Edmonton

25/06/07 - In the last race to ever be held in the capital city of Alberta, Canada, Emma Moffatt of Australia won the 2007 Edmonton BG Triathlon World Cup in a time of 1 hour 57 minutes and 52 seconds for the first... |

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Moffatt wins first World Cup gold

Moffatt wins first World Cup gold

24/06/07 - In the last race to ever be held in the capital city, Emma Moffatt of Australia has just won the 2007 Edmonton BG Triathlon World Cup in a time of 1 hour 57 minutes and 52 seconds for the first world cup... |

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1st wins for Sweetland and DeVilliers

1st wins for Sweetland and DeVilliers

14/05/07 - It was a day of firsts as 18-year old Kirsten Sweetland of Canada and local favourite Hendrik DeVilliers of South Africa both captured their first-ever world cup victories at the 2007 Richards Bay BG... |

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Young Sweetland wins first WC

Young Sweetland wins first WC

13/05/07 - Current Junior world champion Kirsten Sweetland of Canada has just won the 2007 Richards Bay BG Triathlon World Cup in South Africa.  The 18-year old Canadian’s time of 2 hours 3 minutes and 32 seconds... |

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Triathlon Team Gold for Italy

Triathlon Team Gold for Italy

03/11/06 - The Italian triathlon team of Daniela Chmet, Beatrice Lanza and Nadia Cortassa has just won the womens ITU Team Triathlon World Championships in a time of 1:05:11.  Italy was able to open a large enough... |

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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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Duathlon World Champs Results!

Duathlon World Champs Results!

29/07/06 - Spectators of every age came out to cheer on athletes from all over the world on Sunday as Corner Brook hosted the 2006 ITU Duathlon World Championships. The last event of the TRI-FEST 2006 schedule, held... |

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Junior results from Edmonton

Junior results from Edmonton

09/07/06 - Junior results are available from the first race of the day -the junior race in Edmonton. Current world champion Stephen Duplinsky (USA) took the men’s race in impressive style and menawhile in the... |

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McCartney and Sweetland Dominate Canadian Junior Elite Race

McCartney and Sweetland Dominate Canadian Junior Elite Race

20/08/05 - An ideal climate greeted triathletes to the 2005 Kelowna Apple Triathlon Junior Elite Race on Saturday.  Junior Elite Triathletes swim 750M, Bike 20K and run 5K. Canada’s 2004 Junior National... |

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