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Photo Competition: Week 2 results

Photo Competition: Week 2 results

21/11/14 - With so many beautiful photos to choose from, a number of pictures received high percentages of votes. But there was one clear winner, which went to a moment frozen in flight. Suspended parallel over the... |

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Photo competition: Cape Town

Photo competition: Cape Town

17/11/14 - Now on week 2 of the annual photo competition, we touch down in Cape Town. The South African city made its debut on the World Triathlon Series calendar this year and it’s gorgeous backdrop of rolling... |

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Photo Competition: Week 1 results

Photo Competition: Week 1 results

14/11/14 - It seems the crowd was divided on which photo from World Triathlon Auckland should win the prize for best picture, with five of the eight photos receiving at least 10% of the votes. While there were... |

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Photo competition: London

Photo competition: London

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Photo competition: Stockholm

Photo competition: Stockholm

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Photo competition: Hamburg

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Photo competition: Chicago

Photo competition: Chicago

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Photo competition: Yokohama

Photo competition: Yokohama

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Photo Competition: Auckland

Photo Competition: Auckland

11/11/14 - We still can’t quite believe the incredible 2014 World Triathlon Series season has come to a close. From Javier Gomez winning his fourth World Championship title to Gwen Jorgensen scoring her first, it... |

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Bidding opens for WTS & Paratriathlon Events

Bidding opens for WTS & Paratriathlon Events

13/10/14 - ITU has opened bidding for the 2016 World Triathlon Series, the 2018 World Triathlon Grand Final and 2015 World Paratriathlon Events to all National Federations and cities interested in hosting the... |

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Abu Dhabi added to 2015 WTS schedule

Abu Dhabi added to 2015 WTS schedule

08/10/14 - The International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Triathlon Series (WTS) - the world’s pinnacle triathlon circuit contested by the best Olympic competitors - is on its way to Abu Dhabi city, the capital of... |

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ITU unveils 2015 World Triathlon Series schedule

ITU unveils 2015 World Triathlon Series schedule

05/09/14 - On the back of the successful conclusion to the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series, ITU is pleased to confirm the 2015 ITU World Triathlon Series calendar. For the first time, the 2015 Series will touch down... |

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Edmonton Grand Final: How to follow the action

Edmonton Grand Final: How to follow the action

24/08/14 - The training is all done. Taper is in full effect. Bikes are packed. Nerves are jittery. The wait for the pinnacle of the ITU season has come – the Edmonton Grand Final. Starting on Wednesday, five... |

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Precious points up for grabs in Stockholm

Precious points up for grabs in Stockholm

18/08/14 - Watch the races live here: https://triathlonlive.tv/ Find the women’s international start times here. The World Triathlon Series will be staged in Stockholm for a third time this Saturday, with the... |

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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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Women’s WTS season heats up in Hamburg

Women’s WTS season heats up in Hamburg

07/07/14 - Watch the races live here: https://triathlonlive.tv/ Find the women’s international start times here. In its fifth year on the World Triathlon Series calendar, Hamburg will again serve up double the dose... |

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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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Jorgensen headlines home WTS race in Chicago

Jorgensen headlines home WTS race in Chicago

24/06/14 - This weekend, the long awaited debut of Chicago on the ITU World Triathlon Series schedule will come to fruition with athletes set to tackle the two-lap Lake Michigan swim before cycling around the Windy... |

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80 days to go till WTS Edmonton

80 days to go till WTS Edmonton

05/06/14 - With 80 days to go until the Edmonton Grand Final, event organizers have begun the countdown to the pinnacle race of the World Triathlon Series. Whether you’ve already clenched your spot at the... |

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Last of Chicago entries up for grabs

Last of Chicago entries up for grabs

05/06/14 - With just three weeks away from the debut of the World Triathlon Chicago, race slots are nearly sold out. On the fence about snatching one of the last entries to the Windy City race? Let us convince you... |

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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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Mario Mola claims first WTS win in London

Mario Mola claims first WTS win in London

31/05/14 - Spain’s Mario Mola captured his first ITU World Triathlon Series win in dramatic style in London, pulling out a perfectly time sprint to hold off training partner Richard Murray in the final 100 metres of... |

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Wian Sullwald: Rise of a new generation

Wian Sullwald: Rise of a new generation

22/05/14 - Wian Sullwald is the next generation of triathletes coming out of Africa. The 21 year old has grown up watching and being inspired by the likes of Claude Eksteen and, more recently, Richard Murray. His... |

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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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2014 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama Elite Women’s Review

2014 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama Elite Women’s Review

17/05/14 - The USA’s Gwen Jorgensen returned to the top of the ITU World Triathlon Series podium in style in Yokohama on Saturday, pulling out a dominating win ahead of two breakthrough medallists. In a race where... |

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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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Women return podium for WTS Yokohama

Women return podium for WTS Yokohama

12/05/14 - As the first race of Olympic qualification period ahead of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games, Yokohama holds special significance in this year’s World Triathlon Series. This Saturday marks the first... |

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The Social Story at #WTSCapeTown

The Social Story at #WTSCapeTown

28/04/14 - New race, new continent, but the stars at the top of the podium stayed the same in Cape Town. Wins to Jodie Stimpson and Javier Gomez see them hold onto the No.1 spot in the Threadneedle rankings, and... |

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Jodie Stimpson turns on Cape Town masterclass for back-to-back World Triathlon Series wins

Jodie Stimpson turns on Cape Town masterclass for back-to-back World Triathlon Series wins

26/04/14 - Great Britain’s Jodie Stimpson asserted her status are the female triathlete to beat in 2014, collecting her second consecutive World Triathlon Series win as the series made its debut in Africa on... |

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Big guns come out to play in Cape Town

Big guns come out to play in Cape Town

23/04/14 - In its first spin on the ITU World Triathlon Series, Cape Town will not disappoint with the lineup for the men’s race with another classic expected between Jonathan Brownlee and current men’s leader... |

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Top women toe the line in Cape Town

Top women toe the line in Cape Town

23/04/14 - In the highly anticipated debut of Africa on the World Triathlon Series calendar, the women’s race again spotlights an impressive field for the two-lap 1500m V&A waterfront swim, which will be followed... |

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ITU partners with blueseventy

ITU partners with blueseventy

22/04/14 - ITU is pleased to announce it will partner with blueseventy for several stops on the 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series. blueseventy will become the official swim and wetsuit partner for three of the eight... |

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Threadneedle Rankings launched for 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series

Threadneedle Rankings launched for 2014 ITU World Triathlon Series

04/04/14 - ITU today announced that its Global Financial Services Partner, Threadneedle Investments, will activate its sponsorship via the naming rights of the elite World Triathlon Series rankings ahead of the... |

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Auckland 2014 pre-race press conference highlights

Auckland 2014 pre-race press conference highlights

04/04/14 - Ahead of the opening race of the 2014 World Triathlon Series, some of the sport’s top athletes met the press at the Cloud in Auckland on Friday afternoon. Here are some of the highlights of what Jonathan... |

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25 Things to watch out for in the 25th ITU Season

25 Things to watch out for in the 25th ITU Season

02/04/14 - This year marks the 25th anniversary of the founding of the International Triathlon Union. In keeping with the theme of all things 25 to celebrate our birthday, we look ahead to the season to come with 25... |

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ITU celebrates 25th anniversary

ITU celebrates 25th anniversary

01/04/14 - April 1st, 2014 marks the International Triathlon Union’s 25th anniversary, and a wide variety of events and projects will be taking place this year at ITU events worldwide to mark the occasion. From the... |

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You think you know triathlon?

You think you know triathlon?

31/03/14 - March madness may nearly be over, but triathlon insanity is just beginning. At the launch of the 2014 World Triathlon Series in Auckland this weekend, challenge your friends to a little game of... |

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Workout Wednesday with Laura Siddall

Workout Wednesday with Laura Siddall

25/03/14 - After winning her age group three years in a row, Laura Siddall is leaving behind her day job to focus on triathlon full time. As a world champion at both the sprint and standard distances, check out this... |

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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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