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ITU opens bidding for 2017 World Cups

ITU opens bidding for 2017 World Cups

07/03/16 - Ahead of the first ITU World Cup of the year set to be contested this weekend in Mooloolaba, Australia, ITU is pleased to open the bidding process for ITU World Cup events in 2017. “Hosting an ITU... |

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ITU introduces innovative triathlon format

ITU introduces innovative triathlon format

24/02/16 - ITU is pleased to introduce an innovative new format of triathlon racing to its 2016 race calendar. This year, the 2016 Kitzbühel World Cup will debut a time trial qualification format that will see... |

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ITU helps rebuild schools in Nepal

ITU helps rebuild schools in Nepal

18/01/16 - Following the tragic earthquake that hit Nepal in April 2015, the International Triathlon Union (ITU) began a fundraising campaign to help the Nepalese people, and the Nepal Triathlon Association (NTA),... |

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2016 ITU Triathlon calendar complete

2016 ITU Triathlon calendar complete

14/12/15 - ITU is pleased to announce the complete calendar for 2016 including its top tier World Triathlon Series, the full paratriathlon schedule, all multisport World Championships, as well as World Cups,... |

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ITU awards 2019 Multisport World Championships to Pontevedra

ITU awards 2019 Multisport World Championships to Pontevedra

03/12/15 - ITU is pleased to announce that Pontevedra has been awarded the 2019 ITU Multisport World Championships.  “Creating the Multisport World Championships has been incredibly successful in terms of... |

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Triathlon growth continues in Cuba

Triathlon growth continues in Cuba

19/11/15 - Cuba’s capital will host the second edition of the Habana ITU Long Distance Triathlon Series and the Iberoamerican Championships on 13-14 February 2016, an event that will serve as a great promotion for... |

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Olympic Test Event Men’s Preview

Olympic Test Event Men’s Preview

27/07/15 - This triathlon season so far has been thrilling, fast and historic. And with the countdown to the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games nearing the one-year mark, fans and athletes alike have been looking to... |

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Japan dominates Asian Championships

Japan dominates Asian Championships

16/06/15 - Japan dominated the Asian Championships in New Taipei over the weekend, sweeping both the men’s and women’s podiums, as well as the Mixed Relay. Despite exiting the water more than a minute and a... |

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Team effort helped deliver Benson a breakthrough performance

Team effort helped deliver Benson a breakthrough performance

14/06/15 - If we thought yesterday’s battle for silver in the women’s race was dramatic, then we were certainly not prepared for the proceedings on Sunday, as the men took the spotlight on Bilgah Beach for a... |

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Registration for Science & Tri Conference open

Registration for Science & Tri Conference open

07/05/15 - ITU is pleased to announce that registration for the third edition of the ITU World Conference on Science and Triathlon is now open. The conference will be staged in Paris on November 26-27, 2015. For a... |

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Cuba attracts international crowd with triathlon

20/01/15 - Cuba will this weekend see the 2015 CAMTRI American Cup and Iberoamerican Championships contested in Habana, offering sprint, middle and long distances races for both elite and age group athletes from... |

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Thursday Throwback: Emma Carney’s will to win

Thursday Throwback: Emma Carney’s will to win

30/10/14 - Emma Carney burst onto the ITU circuit in 1994, surprising the field by cruising to her first ITU World Championship in her debut world title race. It didn’t surprise her, she was convinced she would... |

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Youth Olympics feature: Victorija Deldio

Youth Olympics feature: Victorija Deldio

16/08/14 - It’s the day before the Youth Olympics kick off. All the training is done, all there is left to do is take it all in and race. On the eve of the women’s race, we bring you the second instalment in the YOG... |

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Youth Olympics feature: Drew Williams

Youth Olympics feature: Drew Williams

15/08/14 - With the Youth Olympic Games set to kick off next week, we caught up with some of triathlons brightest and freshest talent to find out what they are looking forward to, who they are and what they’ve been... |

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Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games preview

Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games preview

14/08/14 - The second Youth Olympic Games kick off this Saturday August 16, in Nanjing China and triathlon will make its second appearance on the program. YOG History The inaugural Youth Olympic Games were... |

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ITU & IRONMAN hold historic meeting

ITU & IRONMAN hold historic meeting

23/06/14 - In the spirit of global harmonization in the sport of triathlon, the first of many meetings to come was held at IRONMAN Headquarters in Tampa, FL with ITU, USAT and IRONMAN. The meeting, hosted by... |

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ITU and British Triathlon partner to offer coach education

ITU and British Triathlon partner to offer coach education

10/06/14 - ITU and British Triathlon have signed a ‘Memorandum of Understanding’ to create a global Coach Education system designed to standardise and improve coaching education around the world, specifically... |

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Lausanne to serve as ITU headquarters

Lausanne to serve as ITU headquarters

06/01/14 - ITU today announced its Lausanne office will now serve as the official headquarters for the federation. The change from Vancouver to Lausanne will be made effective as of January 7, 2014 when ITU offices... |

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