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Top guns ready to fire in Stockholm

Top guns ready to fire in Stockholm

18/08/14 - Watch the races live here: https://triathlonlive.tv/ Find the men’s international start times here. In a final hunt for World Triathlon Series points ahead of the Edmonton Grand Final, the men’s race... |

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Brownlees score big in Glasgow

Brownlees score big in Glasgow

24/07/14 - With a pre-race plan to spread the men out early in the race, English siblings Alistair Brownlee and Jonathan Brownlee executed to perfection to become the first gold and silver medallists in men’s... |

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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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Alistair back on top in Hamburg

Alistair back on top in Hamburg

12/07/14 - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) said he was relieved afterwards to be back to his ‘old self,’ as the most successful man in World Triathlon Series history finally captured his first win in 2014. In an event rare... |

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Stakes are high in men’s WTS Hamburg

Stakes are high in men’s WTS Hamburg

09/07/14 - Watch the races live here: https://triathlonlive.tv/ Find the men’s international start times here. While the men’s races have historically been a three-man show with Javier Gomez Noya (ESP and the... |

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Javier Gomez grabs fourth WTS win of the season

Javier Gomez grabs fourth WTS win of the season

29/06/14 - Javier Gomez Noya (ESP) claimed yet another World Triathlon Series win with a supreme performance in Chicago. Gomez oozed class from start to finish and now has four wins from five WTS races in 2014.... |

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Spaniards primed to conquer WTS Chicago

Spaniards primed to conquer WTS Chicago

24/06/14 - In its debut on ITU’s World Triathlon Series calendar, Chicago promises to be one of the most exciting to date with maxed out age group races and three of the top four ranked men slated to compete on... |

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#WTSLondon social media recap

#WTSLondon social media recap

03/06/14 - [View the story “The Social Story at #WTSLondon” on Storify] |

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Pre-race chatter on #WTSLondon

Pre-race chatter on #WTSLondon

29/05/14 - Ahead of the 2014 PruHealth World Triathlon London, elite athletes shared their thoughts on the race scheduled to be played out on Saturday in Hyde Park. From injuries to comebacks to preparation, check... |

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London men’s race boasts best of the best

London men’s race boasts best of the best

28/05/14 - This weekend, Hyde Park will be transformed into a triathlon haven as the world’s fastest elite men take to racing the fifth edition of the PruHealth World Triathlon London. As in years past, London... |

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Spain’s Javier Gomez outsprints Mario Mola to Yokohama title

Spain’s Javier Gomez outsprints Mario Mola to Yokohama title

17/05/14 - Three races, three wins. Spain’s Javier Gomez threw-down yet another stellar performance in Yokohama on Saturday, in a race that may have reset the world order in triathlon. Previously in every WTS race... |

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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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Schoeman & Sanders defend African titles

Schoeman & Sanders defend African titles

14/04/14 - With less than two weeks to go until Cape Town makes its debut on the 2014 World Triathlon Series calendar, the 2014 ATU Triathlon African Championships were held in Troutbeck over the weekend. Gillian... |

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Mario Mola smashes season opener World Cup

Mario Mola smashes season opener World Cup

15/03/14 - If Javier Gomez is the king of triathlon in Spain, Mario Mola is the prince. A precisely-timed killer kick during third run lap of the opening men’s ITU World Cup sprint race of the season in... |

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World Cup roars back to action in Mooloolaba

World Cup roars back to action in Mooloolaba

14/03/14 - The 2014 ITU triathlon World Cup season officially gets underway this weekend in Mooloolaba, Australia. In the build-up to the World Triathlon Series start in Auckland, this Saturday’s sprint races will... |

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Alistair Brownlee conquers the WTS Kitzbuehel climb in crushing style

Alistair Brownlee conquers the WTS Kitzbuehel climb in crushing style

06/07/13 - Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee proved yet again why he is one of the greatest triathletes of all time with another breath-taking performance to win the ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel. Brownlee hadn’t... |

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The social story from Yokohama

The social story from Yokohama

13/05/13 - [View the story “The social story from #WTSYokohama” on Storify] |

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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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2012 Highlights: Most radical runs of the year

2012 Highlights: Most radical runs of the year

28/12/12 - In the final installment highlighting the best stand-alone discipline performances of 2012, we take a look at some of the most mind-blowing runs we saw this year. Take a look at these phenomenal displays... |

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2012 highlights: The most sensational swims of the year

2012 highlights: The most sensational swims of the year

26/12/12 - Triathlon is always a sum of its parts, swim, bike and run, but sometimes the exciting and individual performances get slightly buried in the finish tape. While overall, Jonathan Brownlee and Lisa Norden... |

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2012 Photo of the Year Week Five Result

2012 Photo of the Year Week Five Result

07/12/12 - The fifth week of the photo of the year competition produced the biggest winning margin so far in the contest, with over 50% of the votes going to a photo showing the undeniable serenity one athlete found... |

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2012 Highlights: A first time for everything

2012 Highlights: A first time for everything

06/12/12 - First moments are important. First words, first steps, first impressions, first time riding a bike, and the first time you ride that bike so fast it leads to an ITU World Triathlon Series title. No one... |

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2012 Photo of the Year - Week Five: Hamburg

2012 Photo of the Year - Week Five: Hamburg

02/12/12 - As the last race before the Olympics, Hamburg was reduced to a sprint distance. The shorter race resulted in accelerated speeds and fiery battles to the finish line, which in turn produced some beautiful... |

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2012 Highlights: Year of the sprint

2012 Highlights: Year of the sprint

15/11/12 - One of the defining characteristics of this year’s World Triathlon Series and World Cup races were the number of sprint distances that appeared on the calendar. With half the distance, the five sprints... |

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London 2012 Olympic Games: Men to watch

London 2012 Olympic Games: Men to watch

06/08/12 - The Brownlee brothers might be the overwhelming favourites in the men’s triathlon competition at the London 2012 Olympic Games, but as history goes to show, nothing is certain in this event. Here is a... |

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Richard Murray magnificent in Hamburg WTS sprint victory

Richard Murray magnificent in Hamburg WTS sprint victory

21/07/12 - A plan to go all out in the run carried South Africa’s Richard Murray to his first ITU World Triathlon Series win in spectacular style, as he blew away everyone except Javier Gomez and then outsprinted... |

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Race for 2012 ITU World Triathlon series title heats up in Hamburg

Race for 2012 ITU World Triathlon series title heats up in Hamburg

16/07/12 - ITU triathlon returns to Hamburg for the 10th year in a row this year, as a host of London-bound athletes get ready for a fast and furious sprint in their final pre-games preparation. However, it’s not... |

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Jonathan Brownlee starts 2012 season with dominating win in San Diego

Jonathan Brownlee starts 2012 season with dominating win in San Diego

13/05/12 - Great Britain’s Jonathan Brownlee kicked off his Olympic season with a dominant performance in San Diego, winning his second ITU World Triathlon Series event ahead of Switzerland’s Sven Riederer and... |

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Germany’s Steffen Justus claims debut ITU World Triathlon Series title in Sydney

Germany’s Steffen Justus claims debut ITU World Triathlon Series title in Sydney

14/04/12 - Germany’s Steffen Justus broke through for the biggest win of his ITU career, in an elite men’s ITU World Triathlon Series race that had twists and turns at every corner in Sydney on Saturday. After... |

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Murray and Sanders claim two Olympic spots for South Africa in Le Morne

Murray and Sanders claim two Olympic spots for South Africa in Le Morne

01/04/12 - South Africa’s Richard Murray and Gillian Sanders have secured two spots at the London Olympics for their NOC thanks to their respective wins at the 2012 Le Morne ATU Triathlon African Championships in... |

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South Africa hopes to clinch two Olympic spots in Le Morne

South Africa hopes to clinch two Olympic spots in Le Morne

25/03/12 - South Africa will be aiming for the two guaranteed London 2012 Olympic spots allocated to the elite women’s and men’s winners of the 2012 Le Morne ATU Triathlon African Championships this... |

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Murray and Fischer make it a South African double in Cape Town

Murray and Fischer make it a South African double in Cape Town

20/02/12 - South Africa’s Richard Murray and Carlyn Fischer got their respective seasons off to an excellent start at home, when they won the men’s and women’s titles at the 2012 Cape Town ITU Sprint Triathlon... |

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2012 sprint season continues at Cape Town ITU Sprint Triathlon African Cup

2012 sprint season continues at Cape Town ITU Sprint Triathlon African Cup

17/02/12 - The 2012 sprint triathlon season heats up in South Africa this weekend, with strong fields ready to compete in the 2012 Cape Town ITU Sprint Triathlon African Cup this Sunday. In the elite men’s race,... |

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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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