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France’s Tony Moulai finishes on a high with Tongyeong win

France’s Tony Moulai finishes on a high with Tongyeong win

13/10/13 - France’s Tony Moulai finished his ITU career in the most perfect way, pulling out a consummate performance to win his first ITU World Cup title in Tongyeong on Saturday. Moulai had to come from behind in... |

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Australia’s Emma Jackson wins first ITU World Cup title in Tongyeong

Australia’s Emma Jackson wins first ITU World Cup title in Tongyeong

13/10/13 - Australia’s Emma Jackson enlisted the help of her killer run to claim her first ITU World Cup victory in Tongyeong on Saturday, with a 10km split that was 47 seconds faster than anyone else in the field.... |

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Penultimate World Cup touches down in Tongyeong

Penultimate World Cup touches down in Tongyeong

08/10/13 - The penultimate round of the 2013 World Cup circuit touches down in South Korea this weekend with Tongyeong welcoming the event for the seventh time. The course will offer up a challenging 1.5km two lap... |

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Team ITU 2013 now accepting applications

Team ITU 2013 now accepting applications

28/03/13 - Applications for Team ITU 2013 are now being accepted. The primary objective of Team ITU is to provide support, resources and expertise to athletes from emerging/developing National Federations with the... |

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Polyanskiy brothers dominate podium at Tongyeong World Cup

Polyanskiy brothers dominate podium at Tongyeong World Cup

22/09/12 - Russia’s Dmitry Polyanskiy claimed his second Tongyeong World Cup title in a row finishing ahead of Poland’s Marek Jaskolka. Polyanskiy was joined on the podium by younger brother Igor Polyanskiy who... |

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Nicky Samuels soars to gold at Tongyeong World Cup

Nicky Samuels soars to gold at Tongyeong World Cup

22/09/12 - New Zealand Olympian Nicky Samuels scored a dominating wire-to-wire victory today in Tongyeong, Korea for her second career ITU World Cup title. Following a successful two-woman bike breakaway with... |

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ITU World Cup season shifts to Tongyeong, Korea

ITU World Cup season shifts to Tongyeong, Korea

17/09/12 - The 2012 ITU Triathlon World Cup season takes one step closer to coming to a close with Tongyeong slated for this Saturday. As the penultimate stop on the world cup schedule, athletes are in for a treat... |

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What’s ahead in the 2012 ITU World Cup series

What’s ahead in the 2012 ITU World Cup series

15/03/12 - The 2012 ITU World Cup series is just 10 days away, so here is a quick preview of what is in store for the ITU’s longest running series in this Olympic year. 2012 ITU WORLD CUP EVENTS Mooloolaba (AUS) -... |

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Jessica Harrison storms to first World Cup title in Tongyeong

Jessica Harrison storms to first World Cup title in Tongyeong

15/10/11 - More than 13 years after her first ITU World Cup appearance, France’s Jessica Harrison finally stood atop the podium with gold.  She entered the Tongyeong ITU Triathlon World Cup brimming with... |

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Preview: 2011 Tongyeong World Cup

Preview: 2011 Tongyeong World Cup

11/10/11 - South Korea plays host to the 2011 Tongyeong ITU Triathlon World Cup this Saturday, the seventh stop of the 2011 world cup series. The small port city on the southern tip of the Korean peninsula has held... |

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Dan Wilson scores first career World Cup title

Dan Wilson scores first career World Cup title

16/10/10 - Australian Dan Wilson came from behind to claim his first career World Cup victory today in Tongyeong, South Korea.  A pair of former Junior World Champions from France won silver and bronze.  Aurelien... |

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Swallow breaks through with Tongyeong title

Swallow breaks through with Tongyeong title

16/10/10 - Great Britain’s Jodie Swallow closed out her season with a dominating performance to win the Tongyeong ITU Triathlon World Cup.  Using a solo breakaway early on the bike, she held her lead right through... |

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Tongyeong World Cup Preview

Tongyeong World Cup Preview

14/10/10 - After traveling to seven cities in six countries, the 2010 ITU Triathlon World Cup Series wraps up in Tongyeong, South Korea this weekend.  Close to 110 athletes will compete to hopefully set themselves... |

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Top Moment: Tongyeong Sprint

Top Moment: Tongyeong Sprint

05/11/09 - Welcome to the first of ITU’s 2009 Top Moments, as each Friday we take a look back and bring you exclusive footage from the many highlights from the past season. At the end of the series we’ll ask you the... |

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2010 ITU Triathlon World Cup Calendar Announced

2010 ITU Triathlon World Cup Calendar Announced

04/11/09 - With nine ITU Triathlon World Cup races added to the calendar, the 2010 triathlon season will provide the world’s best triathletes with an unrivalled chance to compete at international cities and venues... |

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Washington, DC live Coverage

Washington, DC live Coverage

17/06/09 - Watch this Sunday’s Dextro Energy Triathlon – ITU World Championship Series races live and in high resolution with the ITU’s live coverage player via www.triathlon.org/tv. Men’s race: 09:10 in... |

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Madrid World Champs - Men

Madrid World Champs - Men

25/05/09 - The 2009 Dextro Energy Triathlon – ITU World Championship Series got underway with an electric men’s race in Tongyeong, Korea. Following breakaways on the bike, first by France’s Frederic Belaubre... |

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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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20yrs of ITU: The Sprint Duo

20yrs of ITU: The Sprint Duo

07/05/09 - Last weekend’s Dextro Energy Triathlon – ITU World Championship race in Tongyeong, Korea, saw one of the closest finishes ever seen in triathlon competition. Coming into the home straight... |

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Docherty Wins By An Inch

Docherty Wins By An Inch

03/05/09 - Bevan Docherty from New Zealand outsprinted Australias Brad Kahlefeldt to win the opening leg of the Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series as they crossed the line together in 1:50:25. A... |

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World Champs Start in Korea

World Champs Start in Korea

01/05/09 - Tongyeong in Korea welcomes the international triathlon community for this weekends landmark event the start of the inaugural Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series, which will encompass... |

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World Champs Debut Moves To Korea

World Champs Debut Moves To Korea

12/03/09 - Due to unforeseen circumstances the first event of the new 2009 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Series planned to take place in Singapore has been relocated to Tongyeong, Korea.  The date... |

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Don takes top prize in S.Korea

Don takes top prize in S.Korea

27/04/08 - 2006 Triathlon World Champion, Tim Don of Great Britain, won the Tongyeong BG Triathlon World Cup today in South Korea, the 198th world cup in ITU’s history.  The fleet-footed Don ran away from the... |

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Athlete Interviews

26/04/08 - Tune into the Pre-Race interviews with the top athletes competing in today’s Tongyeong BG Triathlon World Cup.  Athletes take some time out to discuss round 4 of the BG Triathlon World Cup, their... |

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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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Tongyeong today….

Tongyeong today….

24/04/08 - The BG Triathlon World Cup series heads to South Korea this Saturday for the first time since 2004.  As one of just six world cup events before the end of ITU Olympic qualifying, Tongyeong welcomes a... |

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Live Coverage today

Live Coverage today

22/04/08 - Tune in this weekend for full live video coverage of the 2008 Tongyeong BG Triathlon World Cup. This marks the 3rd time South Korea will host a world cup and the first since Tongyeong hosted on June 12,... |

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Athlete Transportation in Tongyeong

Athlete Transportation in Tongyeong

27/03/08 - With many athletes planning to arrive in Tongyeong right after the Ishigaki BG Triathlon World Cup, the Tongyeong LOC has decided to provide transportation from the official hotel to swimming pool once a... |

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Update on South Korean ITU events

Update on South Korean ITU events

19/01/08 - The Korean Triathlon Federation made two big announcements today; a new event in the nation’s capital and a slight change in date to the Tongyeong BG Triathlon World Cup. In preparation for a 2012... |

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Kazakhstan Team in Tongeyong.

Kazakhstan Team in Tongeyong.

27/05/07 - There is only a few days to go until the Asian Championships which is going to be held in South Korea ,Tongeyong .Kazakhstan National Team is on their way there.This time the number of participants from... |

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Rehula and Looze win in Tongyeong

Rehula and  Looze win in Tongyeong

13/06/05 - In the men’s event, Sydney Olympic Medalist Jan Rehula came back showing off his splendid performance at the first triathlon as Korea national team coach. Canadian Brent McMahon came out of water first... |

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Press Release - 2004 ITU Tongyeong World Cup

Press Release - 2004 ITU Tongyeong World Cup

12/06/04 - 2004 ITU TONGYEONG WORLD CUP, Tongyeong, South Korea, June 12 2004 The ITU Tongyeong World Cup took place in Korea today in perfect race conditions as the air temperature was 21 degrees Celsius, no... |

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Press Release - 2003 ITU Tongyeong World Cup - Elite Women

Press Release - 2003 ITU Tongyeong World Cup - Elite Women

07/06/03 - ITU Media Release: 7 June 2003 Laura Reback   Wins the Tongyeong ITU World Cup, Making it 2 in a Row! Tongyeong, Korea,   7 June 2003: For immediate Release: According to ITU President Les... |

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Press Release - 2003 ITU Tongyeong World Cup - Elite Men

Press Release - 2003 ITU Tongyeong World Cup - Elite Men

07/06/03 - ITU Media   Release: 7 June 2003 Chris Hill   Wins The Tongyeong World Cup Solidifies His #1 World Rank Tongyeong, Korea,   7 June 2003: For immediate Release: Japanese swimming star Tsukasa... |

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