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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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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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Dan Hoy ready to tackle Youth Olympics

Dan Hoy ready to tackle Youth Olympics

05/05/14 - In August, 15-year-old Kiwi Dan Hoy will head to Nanjing, China to compete on the world stage at the Youth Olympic Games. Hoy qualified for YOG as the top athlete from New Zealand at the 2014 Penrith ITU... |

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Workout Wednesday with Stephen Farrell

Workout Wednesday with Stephen Farrell

19/02/14 - Training for triathlon is no easy feat, much less when you add working out with a job and a family. So we thought who better to turn to for advice than the people that have successfully balanced the... |

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2012 Photo of the Year - Week Eight: Auckland

2012 Photo of the Year - Week Eight: Auckland

23/12/12 - The Grand Final in Auckland produced fantastic opportunities to capture images for the 2012 Photo of the Year contest. After a long season that included the London Olympics, athletes dug deep to finish... |

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New Zealand names Olympic team for London 2012

New Zealand names Olympic team for London 2012

18/04/12 - It was delight all around as Triathlon New Zealand and the NZOC confirmed the New Zealand team for the London Olympic Games at a function in Auckland on Wednesday afternoon. Dave Currie made the... |

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An interview with Team New Zealand

An interview with Team New Zealand

13/05/11 - New Zealand, as it has in many other sports, have traditionally punched above their weight in triathlon for a country of its size and population. The island nation have a unique place in triathlon history... |

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Vicky Holland, Kris Gemmell triumph in Wellington

Vicky Holland, Kris Gemmell triumph in Wellington

12/03/11 - Vicky Holland (GBR) and Kris Gemmell (NZL) were victorious in Wellington, New Zealand today at the Oceania Championships.  Gemmell, an Olympian and 4-time World Cup winner, claimed his second straight... |

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Champions auction items for Christchurch Relief

Champions auction items for Christchurch Relief

11/03/11 - Christchurch-based hosts of popular podcast IM Talk John Newsom and Bevan Eyles endured the devastating earthquake that struck Christchurch, New Zealand just over two weeks ago. With close to 200 deaths,... |

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Oceania Championships Preview

Oceania Championships Preview

08/03/11 - At this weekend’s 2011 OTU Oceania Triathlon Championships in Wellington, Andrea Hewitt (NZL) is the favourite to defend her elite women’s title, but it will mean more than before as this will be the... |

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Triathlon NZ Maps Out Path Ahead

Triathlon NZ Maps Out Path Ahead

17/04/09 - Triathlon NZ inducted 30 athletes into their sports High Performance Programme with London 2012 and the 2016 Olympics high on the list of priorities. The athletes were each presented with a greenstone... |

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TriNZ Appoints New National Coach

TriNZ Appoints New National Coach

02/02/09 - Triathlon New Zealand has concluded an exhaustive selection process with the appointment of Greg Fraine to the position of National Coach. The former Commonwealth Games cycling medallist brings a wealth... |

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New Zealand Olympic Team confirmed

New Zealand Olympic Team confirmed

03/04/08 - The New Zealand Olympic Committee (NZOC) today confirmed the final selections for both the mens and womens Triathlon at the Beijing Olympic Games in August. Andrea Hewitt and Shane Reed were today... |

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