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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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Sven Riederer scores allusive World Cup win

Sven Riederer scores allusive World Cup win

29/09/13 - Sven Riederer (SUI) won bronze at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games and has podiumed in several World Triathlon Series, but he had never won a World Cup race until Sunday. Following a top 10 World Triathlon... |

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Athletes talk about Alicante World Cup

Athletes talk about Alicante World Cup

28/09/13 - On Sunday, the Spanish coastal city of Alicante will host its first ITU Triathlon World Cup. Spain is one of two countries this year to host two World Cups, with Alicante serving as the seventh stop on... |

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2013 ITU World Cup season continues in Alicante

2013 ITU World Cup season continues in Alicante

24/09/13 - The 2013 World Cup season continues in Alicante this weekend, with big fields turning out for the second event in Spain this year. It’s the first World Cup event in the coastal city and the course will... |

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The Social Story from ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel

The Social Story from ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel

08/07/13 - [View the story “The social story from #WTSKitzbuehel” on Storify]   |

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2012 Photo of the Year - Week Two: San Diego

2012 Photo of the Year - Week Two: San Diego

11/11/12 - In our second instalment of the photo competition, we head to the U.S. where the second ITU World Triathlon Series took place beachside in San Diego. Huge crowds lined the streets to cheer on the elites... |

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Gomez sprints to Grand Final title, Jonny keeps world title in Brownlee family

Gomez sprints to Grand Final title, Jonny keeps world title in Brownlee family

21/10/12 - The race was set up as an all-star clash of triathlon titans and Javier Gomez (ESP) and Jonathan Brownlee (GBR) did not disappoint today in Auckland against tough, wet conditions. With the 2012 ITU World... |

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Men’s World Championship Preview: Brownlee vs Gomez showdown

Men’s World Championship Preview: Brownlee vs Gomez showdown

18/10/12 - Much like the women’s race, the men’s world championship title will likely be a two-man show. It’s a tale that has played out in several different ways and with many different endings, but a... |

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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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Preview: Kitzbühel prepares for a showdown

Preview: Kitzbühel prepares for a showdown

18/06/12 - The 2012 ITU World Triathlon Kitzbühel promises a nail biting weekend of racing. The women begin with Andrea Hewitt (NZL) up against the likes of Switzerland’s Nicola Spirig, Aileen Morrison (IRL) and... |

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Switzerland reveals London 2012 Olympic team

Switzerland reveals London 2012 Olympic team

15/06/12 - Swiss Triathlon has announced the four triathletes selected for the London 2012 Olympic Games.  The team will be Nicola Spirig, Daniela Ryf, Sven Riederer and Ruedi Wild. Reigning European champion... |

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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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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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Gomez & Spirig high hopes at European Championships

Gomez & Spirig high hopes at European Championships

17/04/12 - The 2012 Eilat ETU Triathlon European Championships mark the final Continental Championships with two guaranteed Olympic spots allocated to the countries of the winners. France is hoping to snatch the... |

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ITU World Triathlon Series 2012: The Athletes to Watch

ITU World Triathlon Series 2012: The Athletes to Watch

13/04/12 - This year’s ITU World Triathlon Series is less than 24 hours away, but which athletes are podium contenders?  From the established stars, Olympic medallists, multiple world champions and multiple series... |

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Vote for Photo of the Year 2011 - Week Three: Kitzbuehel

Vote for Photo of the Year 2011 - Week Three: Kitzbuehel

21/11/11 - It’s that time of the year again, to take a step back in time to remember this year’s Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series through the eyes of some of the world’s best sports... |

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Best of 2011: Javier Gomez’s epic comeback in Sydney

Best of 2011: Javier Gomez’s epic comeback in Sydney

11/11/11 - In addition to the ITU Photo of the Year competition, which takes you back to relive the 2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series through the best pictures, we’re also running a WCS... |

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Yokohama Preview: A new Dextro Energy Triathlon Series begins on Monday

Yokohama Preview: A new Dextro Energy Triathlon Series begins on Monday

13/09/11 - It might still technically be 2011, but the 2012 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series kicks off in Yokohama this weekend. The Yokohama round was originally scheduled for May, but... |

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Alistair Brownlee simply stunning to claim second ITU World Championship

Alistair Brownlee simply stunning to claim second ITU World Championship

10/09/11 - Alistair Brownlee has firmly stamped himself as the man to beat at the London 2012 Olympic Games, after capturing his second ITU World Championship title in stunning style on the 2008 Olympic triathlon... |

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Dream team leads Great Britain to Team Triathlon World Championship

Dream team leads Great Britain to Team Triathlon World Championship

21/08/11 - They were labelled a dream team and Jodie Stimpson, Jonathan Brownlee, Helen Jenkins and Alistair Brownlee didn’t disappoint, as they added a Team Triathlon World Championship to Great Britain’s trophy... |

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Jonathan Brownlee successfully defends Elite Sprint Triathlon World Championship in Lausanne

Jonathan Brownlee successfully defends Elite Sprint Triathlon World Championship in Lausanne

20/08/11 - Jonathan Brownlee has successfully defended his ITU Elite Sprint Triathlon World Championship and claimed his first Dextro Energy Triathlon Series race win in a brilliant day for the Brownlee brothers in... |

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Javier Gomez runs away with season opener in Sydney

Javier Gomez runs away with season opener in Sydney

10/04/11 - Spain’s Javier Gomez labeled his performance in the opening round of the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series in Sydney as one of his toughest ever, as he fought back from a bike crash to... |

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Swiss Triathlon Training Camp at Canary Islands

Swiss Triathlon Training Camp at Canary Islands

24/02/11 - The Swiss National Triathlon team have had a picture perfect start to their 2011 ITU season, but forgive the athletes if they didn’t have time to take in the breathtaking views on a recent training... |

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Polyansky Wins In Pontevedra

Polyansky Wins In Pontevedra

16/05/09 - Russia’s Dmitry Polyansky beat Javier Gómez, the 2008 world champion, in a very tight sprint finish at the weekend’s Pontevedra ITU Triathlon Premium European Cup race in Spain. Third place went to... |

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Whitfield, Hewitt take inaugural Kitzbuhel World Cup

Whitfield, Hewitt take inaugural Kitzbuhel World Cup

26/07/07 - Kitzbuhel, Austria is no stranger to fast and furious racing action.  But instead of skiers speeding down the world renowned Hahnenkamm mountain, the town witnessed spectacular sprint finishes in both... |

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Whitfield sprints to Kitzbuhel win

Whitfield sprints to Kitzbuhel win

22/07/07 - In the most exciting sprint finish of the year, Simon Whitfield of Canada has just won the 2007 Kitzbuhel BG Triathlon World Cup in a time of 1 hour 42 minutes and 56 seconds.  Whitfield used his... |

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Docherty grabs last Edmonton gold

Docherty grabs last Edmonton gold

25/06/07 - Olympic silver medalist Bevan Docherty of New Zealand has just won the final Edmonton BG Triathlon World Cup in a time of 1 hour 45 minutes and 54 seconds.  Docherty used his blistering run speed to wipe... |

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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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5x5:Sven Riederer

5x5:Sven Riederer

20/12/06 - También texto en Español. In the latest installment of 5x5 we talk to Athens Olympic games bronze medallist Sven Riederer (SUI). 5x5: five questions - five replies. The next excellent athlete is the... |

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Alanya: Riederer and Zausailova won

Alanya: Riederer and Zausailova won

18/10/06 - The 16th edition of the Alanya Triathlon ITU Premium European Cup Triathlon welcomed the athletes all over Europe and all over the world with rain. This climate is very unusual for this region at this... |

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Gomez grabs gold!!!

Gomez grabs gold!!!

09/09/06 - An outstanding field of triathlon champions and veterans could not overcome the young Spaniard Javier Gomez as he cruised to his second world cup victory of the season today at the 2006 Hamburg BG... |

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Docherty on form for worlds!

Docherty on form for worlds!

20/08/06 - Just 50 km away from Lausanne, where the 2006 ITU Triathlon World Champoinhips will be held in two weeks, Felicity Abram (AUS) and Bevan Docherty (NZL) scored impressive wins at the ITU European Cup in... |

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The day of Team relays and Age-Groups in Autun

The day of Team relays and Age-Groups in Autun

25/06/06 - On the last day of the European Championships it was the time for the team events and the race for the Age-Group athletes. The teams brought another day of action in the life of Autun with their athletes... |

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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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Fernandes and Belaubre are on the top of Europe!!!

Fernandes and Belaubre are on the top of Europe!!!

20/08/05 - What a great day of Triathlon in the Capital of the Olympic Movement, Lausanne! A very high number of spectators were present at this year’s ETU Triathlon European Championships in Lausanne, some of... |

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Photo finish in Hamburg

Photo finish in Hamburg

07/08/05 - One of the most spectacular triathlon in the short history of the sport took place today in Hamburg, Germany.  Although the air temperatures dipped to 17oC and rain threatened, the spirit of the 200,000... |

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New Zealand Takes Gold and Silver in Athens, Switzerland Grabs Bronze

New Zealand Takes Gold and Silver in Athens, Switzerland Grabs Bronze

24/08/04 - It was an exciting conclusion to two amazing days of racing here in Athens with Hamish Carter (NZL) winning the gold medal in the men |

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Press Release - 2003 ITU Athens World Cup

Press Release - 2003 ITU Athens World Cup

23/10/03 - ITU Media Release: 25 October 2003 Vouliagmeni, Greece: For immediate release. In an event branded as a “test” of next August’s 2004 Athens Olympic Games Triathlon, the Sydney Olympic Games silver... |

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