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Australian para-triathlon trio move closer to team nomination

Australian para-triathlon trio move closer to team nomination

26/04/16 - Bill Chaffey will maintain his No. 1 spot among Australian PT1 athletes heading into team selections this May, thanks to his win at the 2016 Penrith International Triathlon Union (ITU) World... |

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Para-triathlon nominations on the line in Penrith WPE

Para-triathlon nominations on the line in Penrith WPE

22/04/16 - The chase for qualifications points toward September’s Paralympic Games continues for para-triathletes at the 2016 Penrith International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Para-Triathlon Event (WPE). The race... |

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Aussies set to pave the road to Rio at the Penrith WPE

Aussies set to pave the road to Rio at the Penrith WPE

19/04/16 - The International Triathlon Union World Paratriathlon Event (WPE) this Sunday 24th April promises to deliver some exciting racing as the world’s best paratriathletes vie for all important Paralympic... |

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Chaffey cruises to victory at Oceania Championships

Chaffey cruises to victory at Oceania Championships

22/02/16 - By Megan Mindel and IPC Reigning men’s PT1 world champion Bill Chaffey won his home race at the Devonport OTU Para-Triathlon Oceania Championships, which concluded on Sunday (21 February) in Devonport,... |

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Paralympic points up for grabs in Devonport

Paralympic points up for grabs in Devonport

19/02/16 - By Megan Mindel | For the IPC The top para-triathletes from the Oceania region will get to test themselves ahead of the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, as the Devonport OTU Para-triathlon Oceania... |

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Best of 2015: Five titles for Bill Chaffey

Best of 2015: Five titles for Bill Chaffey

16/01/16 - A title was reclaimed in 2015! After missing the World Championship race in Edmonton in 2014 due to injury, Australian Bill Chaffey returned in Chicago to take back once was his four times already. He... |

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Australia awesome at Paratriathlon World Championships

Australia awesome at Paratriathlon World Championships

18/09/15 - Ten paratriathletes were crowned World Champions on the second day of competition at the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago. Australia awed the crowds with an impressive three wins, with Bill Chaffey... |

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Paratriathletes ready to shine in Chicago

Paratriathletes ready to shine in Chicago

11/09/15 - The world of paratriathlon has been more exciting than ever, with just under a year to go until the sport makes its debut in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games. Competition has been high and some... |

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Athletes amaze at Paratriathlon Test Event

Athletes amaze at Paratriathlon Test Event

01/08/15 - In preparation for paratriathlon’s debut next summer at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games, paratriathletes tested the course on Saturday and scored points that go towards making their Paralympic... |

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Rio rap session kicks off race weekend

Rio rap session kicks off race weekend

31/07/15 - The athletes have arrived in Rio de Janeiro, trained on the course and figured out what they have to do in order to win their nation a qualification spot. Now all that is left to do is race, and that all... |

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Paralympic Paratriathlon Test Event Preview

Paralympic Paratriathlon Test Event Preview

27/07/15 - Alongside the Olympic Test Event, all of the paratriathlon sport classes will be contested at the Rio de Janeiro World Paratriathlon Event (WPE) on Saturday, August 1, which dually serves as the... |

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Great Britain picks up double gold in World Paratriathlon Event

Great Britain picks up double gold in World Paratriathlon Event

30/05/15 - At the fifth World Paratriathlon Event of the year, Great Britain scored two gold medals on home soil in London, while four-time World Champion Bill Chaffey (AUS) collected his first WPE title of the... |

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World Paratriathlon London preview

World Paratriathlon London preview

26/05/15 - With just over a month until the Rio Paralympics qualification period opens, paratriathletes are ramping up their season as they hunt for points towards the World Championships in Chicago at World... |

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World Paratriathlon Events continue in Sunshine Coast

World Paratriathlon Events continue in Sunshine Coast

12/03/15 - A multi-talented mixture of old faces and new, of world champions and debutants will line up for a history-making World Paratriathlon event at Twin Waters on the Sunshine Coast on Friday. The 2015... |

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Paratriathletes to watch this year

Paratriathletes to watch this year

27/02/15 - This year’s World Paratriathlon Event circuit is more important than ever as qualification for paratriathlon’s debut at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics ramps up. A total of 10 events are on the... |

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Paratriathletes gear up for Chicago

Paratriathletes gear up for Chicago

26/06/14 - As the Edmonton World Championship paratriathlon races approach, precious qualification points are up for grabs at the Chicago World Paratriathlon Event on Saturday. The US will feature a strong team and... |

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Chaffey leads entries for start of Paratriathlon Events

Chaffey leads entries for start of Paratriathlon Events

13/02/14 - This article was written by Mark Gorokhovski | For the IPC The first of the 2014 ITU World Paratriathlon Events will begin with the first event of the year on Sunday (16 February) in Elwood, Australia,... |

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Bill Chaffey’s fourth Paratriathlon title is the sweetest

Bill Chaffey’s fourth Paratriathlon title is the sweetest

29/12/13 - Ahead of Paratriathlon’s debut in the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games, the fields at each year’s world championships continue to grow and the competition steps up another level. But the 2013 Men’s TRI-1 race... |

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Help Bill Chaffey become IPC Athlete of the Month

Help Bill Chaffey become IPC Athlete of the Month

07/10/13 - After earning his fourth World Championship title in the men’s TRI-1 division at the ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in London last month in a come from behind sprint finish, Bill Chaffey (AUS)... |

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Great Britain dominates at Paratriathlon World Championships

Great Britain dominates at Paratriathlon World Championships

13/09/13 - Great Britain again dominated the ITU Paratriathlon World Championships, scoring big in both the overall medal count with 15, as well as the gold medal tally at six. While Iain Dawson (GBR) arrived in... |

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Record-breaking ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in Auckland

Record-breaking ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in Auckland

22/10/12 - It might be four years away, but paratriathletes already have Rio on their mind after a record breaking ITU Paratriathlon World Championships in Auckland on Monday. A field of 109 athletes started the... |

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In Profile: Bill Chaffey, Australia

In Profile: Bill Chaffey, Australia

15/10/09 - On this week’s paratriathlon feature we talk to Bill Chaffey from Australia. Having qualified for a long distance event, just five days before competition he was hit by a truck. This year he finished... |

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