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ITU announces 2014 prize money

ITU announces 2014 prize money

25/03/14 - ITU today announced the prize purses for the 2014 World Triathlon Series and World Cup events.  This year, ITU has increased the bonus pool by $177,000 (all USD), making it the biggest ever with a total... |

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ITU partners with Universal Sports Network to broadcast triathlon in US

ITU partners with Universal Sports Network to broadcast triathlon in US

18/03/14 - The International Triathlon Union (ITU) and Universal Sports Network announced today a new multi-year rights agreement to air global triathlon events in the United States through 2018. The deal gives... |

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Workout Wednesday with Steve McKeown

Workout Wednesday with Steve McKeown

17/03/14 - British age group world champion Steve McKeown feels the need, the need for speed. Having started the sport in just 2009, McKeown claimed the men’s 45-49 title on home soil in London last year. With the... |

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Workout Wednesday with Udo van Stevendaal

Workout Wednesday with Udo van Stevendaal

12/03/14 - After posting a top 10 finish at the age group Triathlon World Championships in his native Germany back in 2007, Udo Van Stevendaal returned to the World Championship race last year. This time he... |

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Women rock the triathlon world

Women rock the triathlon world

08/03/14 - In honor of International Women’s Day, we salute all of our talented women and take a look back at some spectacular highlights these incredible athletes accomplished in 2013. Non Stanford doubles... |

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TransCanada named Grand Final title sponsor

TransCanada named Grand Final title sponsor

03/03/14 - ITU is pleased to announce the local organising committee for the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Edmonton has confirmed TransCanada will serve as the title sponsor for the World Championship race.... |

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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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ITU announces partnership with Threadneedle

ITU announces partnership with Threadneedle

17/02/14 - ITU today announced a three-year partnership with leading international investment management firm Threadneedle Investments (Threadneedle) to become the global financial sponsor of the World Triathlon... |

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Nicola Spirig is back in the running

Nicola Spirig is back in the running

12/02/14 - After that epic sprint where she beat Lisa Norden to the Olympic gold in a photo finish in Hyde Park, London 2012 Olympic Champion Nicola Spirig married long-term partner and fellow triathlete Reto Hug.... |

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Helen Jenkins is back in the hunt

Helen Jenkins is back in the hunt

29/01/14 - Helen Jenkins is one unstoppable Brit. She has won a World Championship title both in a single day and over the course of the season. She’s a two-time Olympian who finished higher than any British female... |

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Ivan Raña races on to new distances

Ivan Raña races on to new distances

16/01/14 - With three berths to the Olympics and three ITU World Championship medals, and a world title to his name, it’s safe to say Ivan Rana is one accomplished triathlete. This year he kicked it up another... |

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ITU revamps scoring system for 2014 World Triathlon Series

ITU revamps scoring system for 2014 World Triathlon Series

15/01/14 - ITU today announced a revamp of the World Triathlon Series for the 2014 season. In addition to the WTS ranking system change, ITU also revealed qualification procedures for the 2014 Mixed Relay World... |

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2013 Winning Photo of the Year

2013 Winning Photo of the Year

10/01/14 - The 2013 Photo of the Year competition was nearly as epic as the sensational season of racing. We’ve already recounted what we thought were the most memorable racing moments of the year. So without... |

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Photo Competition Week Nine: The Final Shot

Photo Competition Week Nine: The Final Shot

08/01/14 - Over the last eight weeks, we asked you to vote on the top photo from the 2013 World Triathlon Series. We saw both close battles and landslide wins, making for one heated year for our annual photo... |

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Photo Competition Week Eight: London

Photo Competition Week Eight: London

30/12/13 - The World Triathlon London has become one of the most epic courses in the sport. Not only can athletes compete on the same course that has seen World and Olympic Champions named, they do it while... |

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2013 Memorable Moments: Alistair’s got guts

2013 Memorable Moments: Alistair’s got guts

28/12/13 - Injuries cause athletes to withdraw from races all the time and rightfully so. Competing on an injury can end a career if an athlete takes it too far. But Alistair Brownlee would show no signs of... |

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2013 Memorable Moments: Alistair Brownlee can climb

2013 Memorable Moments: Alistair Brownlee can climb

26/12/13 - There’s no question about it. Alistair Brownlee is one beast of a triathlete. As if his xx World Triathlon Series titles, Olympic gold medal and two world championship titles weren’t enough, he... |

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2013 Memorable Moments: Expect the Unexpected

2013 Memorable Moments: Expect the Unexpected

25/12/13 - In triathlon, you have to expect the unexpected. It’s one of the hallmarks of triathlon, that nothing is ever certain no matter the training time you put in. That was never truer in two crucial World... |

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Photo Competition Week Seven: Stockholm

Photo Competition Week Seven: Stockholm

23/12/13 - When it comes to a scenic race, you simply can’t beat Stockholm. It’s stately buildings, soft light and charming cobblestone streets are the perfect getaway for an enchanted weekend. Add in the world’s... |

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Entries now open for ITU World Triathlon Cape Town

Entries now open for ITU World Triathlon Cape Town

18/12/13 - Entries are now open for the ITU World Triathlon Cape Town. To enter go to the registration page on the official event website capetown.triathlon.org WTS Cape Town is the first ITU WTS triathlon to be... |

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Photo Competition Week Six: Hamburg

Photo Competition Week Six: Hamburg

16/12/13 - At the world’s biggest triathlon in Hamburg, there’s an endless amount of action to capture with over 10,000 athletes competing over two days. This year, a thrilled Anne Haug kept her world title campaign... |

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Photo Competition: Week Five Results

Photo Competition: Week Five Results

14/12/13 - Well, folks, mooove on over because we have one heifer of a winning photo this week. Too corny? Probably. But that didn’t keep two beef cakes from making the most liked photo from the World Triathlon... |

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2013 Photo Competition: Week 4 Results

2013 Photo Competition: Week 4 Results

06/12/13 - This week’s photo competition saw another landslide win, with one photo taking a whopping 44% of the votes. No other photo came close to giving the top pic a run for its money with the next closest... |

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Get to know Gwen Jorgensen

Get to know Gwen Jorgensen

03/12/13 - Gwensanity became a household noun this year when Gwen Jorgensen became the first American woman to win a World Triathlon Series event. Then she cemented herself as one to watch when she followed up her... |

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Best of moments: Anne Haug knows how to bridge

Best of moments: Anne Haug knows how to bridge

28/11/13 - The 2013 season was loaded with “best of” moments that make you sit back and marvel at the amount of talent and dedication of ITU athletes. Anne Haug set off a rash of said moments with her season opening... |

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2013 Photo Competition: Week 1 Results

2013 Photo Competition: Week 1 Results

15/11/13 - The first week of the annual photo competition kicked off in style with a nice battle between photo ninja Delly Carr’s shot of Javier Gomez hungrily attacking the tough course in Auckland and his... |

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Triathlon: It’s a philosophy

Triathlon: It’s a philosophy

29/10/13 - ITU recently held a youth development camp for athletes and coaches in Rio Maior, Portugal, with the aim to build the future triathlete stars of tomorrow. While athletes received a week of specialized... |

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#WTSLondon Elite Men’s Final: The Social Story

#WTSLondon Elite Men’s Final: The Social Story

17/09/13 - [View the story “#WTSLondon - Elite Men’s Social Wrap” on Storify] |

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Elite Women’s Preview: One of the closest battles to go down to the wire

Elite Women’s Preview: One of the closest battles to go down to the wire

09/09/13 - Across seven World Triathlon Series races, four different continents, it all comes down to this. Just 13 points separate Gwen Jorgensen, Anne Haug and Non Stanford in the race for the 2013 ITU Elite... |

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Huawei partners with PruHealth World Triathlon Grand Final London

Huawei partners with PruHealth World Triathlon Grand Final London

29/08/13 - The International Triathlon Union has today announced that Huawei, the world’s leading information and communications technology company, will be the official technology sponsor of the PruHealth World... |

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Taper time: Hurry up slowly

Taper time: Hurry up slowly

28/08/13 - With the PruHealth London Grand Final just weeks away, it’s getting down to taper time for triathletes everywhere. You’ve spent months training, months of turning down dinner invites in lieu of an extra... |

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Alistair Brownlee back on top in Stockholm WTS

Alistair Brownlee back on top in Stockholm WTS

25/08/13 - He’s already one of the greatest triathletes in ITU history, but Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee added yet another notch to his incredible record in Stockholm on Sunday with his 15th career World... |

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Gwen Jorgensen simply brilliant in Stockholm WTS win

Gwen Jorgensen simply brilliant in Stockholm WTS win

24/08/13 - The USA’s Gwen Jorgensen rediscovered her early season form in scintillating fashion in Stockholm on Saturday, making her third World Triathlon Series in 2013 win one of her best. In yet another stellar... |

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Your Road to London stories featured

Your Road to London stories featured

21/08/13 - Last week we asked you to share your stories on your journey to the 2013 PruHealth London Grand Final with us. You responded and in a big way. With the last World Triathlon Series race before the Grand... |

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Stars hit Stockholm in penultimate 2013 World Triathlon Series race

Stars hit Stockholm in penultimate 2013 World Triathlon Series race

20/08/13 - 1As the penultimate race of the 2013 World Triathlon Series it’s not surprising that the stars will turn out in Stockholm this weekend. Both the men’s and women’s fields boast almost every athlete that... |

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Dates announced for the 2014 ITU Edmonton Grand Final

Dates announced for the 2014 ITU Edmonton Grand Final

31/07/13 - Mark your calendar! The dates for the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Edmonton, CANADA are set for August 26-September 2, 2014. Locally, the race will be known as TRIEDMONTON: The Rally in the... |

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What we learned from WTS Hamburg & Mixed Relay World Champs

What we learned from WTS Hamburg & Mixed Relay World Champs

23/07/13 - [View the story “What we learned from WTS Hamburg” on Storify] |

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Haug powers through to clinch thrilling race in Hamburg for home win

Haug powers through to clinch thrilling race in Hamburg for home win

20/07/13 - Anne Haug gave her home crowd something to cheer about as she powered her way to victory in a thrilling World Triathlon Series race in Hamburg. With the win, Haug became the first woman since 2008 to win... |

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Stars turn up the heat in crucial World Triathlon Series Hamburg sprint

Stars turn up the heat in crucial World Triathlon Series Hamburg sprint

15/07/13 - Hamburg has hosted some brilliant races in the 12 years it has been part of ITU racing and 2013 is set to showcase more stellar showdowns, with the fight for the overall ITU World Championship heating up.... |

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What we learned from World Triathlon Series Kitzbuehel

What we learned from World Triathlon Series Kitzbuehel

11/07/13 - [View the story “What we learned from #WTSKitzbuehel” on Storify] |

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