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Alistair Brownlee captures World Triathlon Series in 18 in Cape Town

Alistair Brownlee captures World Triathlon Series in 18 in Cape Town

26/04/15 - Not even a stumble on the run could stop Alistair Brownlee‘s return to the top of the World Triathlon Series podium in Cape Town on Sunday, as the most successful athlete in series history, he took his... |

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Cape Town gives Holland first WTS win

Cape Town gives Holland first WTS win

25/04/15 - Under foggy skies and with a slight chill in the air, Great Britain’s Vicky Holland announced her return from injury in style with her first ever World Triathlon Series win. A late surge on the run gave... |

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Press conference highlights from #WTSCapeTown

Press conference highlights from #WTSCapeTown

23/04/15 - The World Triathlon Series returns to Cape Town, South Africa for only the second time in what will be the fourth stop of the circuit. Today some of the athletes took the time to meet with the local... |

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Alistair Brownlee returns to WTS in Cape Town

Alistair Brownlee returns to WTS in Cape Town

21/04/15 - The elite men’s race will enjoy a power loaded startlist this weekend with eight of the top ten Columbia Threadneedle ranked men lining up, in addition to Alistair Brownlee. The weekend of racing marks... |

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Crown up for grabs in Cape Town

Crown up for grabs in Cape Town

21/04/15 - Cape Town marks the fourth stop and the third continent on the 2015 ITU World Triathlon Series. Having just been added to the WTS line up last year, the South African course is a standard distance affair,... |

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Routes revealed for WTS Cape Town

Routes revealed for WTS Cape Town

20/02/15 - The second Discovery World Triathlon Cape Town to be hosted in Cape Town on 25 and 26 April will be the first major international event to make use of the brand new Green Point Athletics Stadium. The new... |

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Best of 2014: Helen Jenkins’ return to competition

Best of 2014: Helen Jenkins’ return to competition

22/12/14 - Helen Jenkins might have missed last year’s season of competition, but she came roaring back to the rankings early this year making her return a highlight of the season. In her first World Triathlon... |

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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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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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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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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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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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Murray and Fischer make it a South African double in Cape Town

Murray and Fischer make it a South African double in Cape Town

20/02/12 - South Africa’s Richard Murray and Carlyn Fischer got their respective seasons off to an excellent start at home, when they won the men’s and women’s titles at the 2012 Cape Town ITU Sprint Triathlon... |

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2012 sprint season continues at Cape Town ITU Sprint Triathlon African Cup

2012 sprint season continues at Cape Town ITU Sprint Triathlon African Cup

17/02/12 - The 2012 sprint triathlon season heats up in South Africa this weekend, with strong fields ready to compete in the 2012 Cape Town ITU Sprint Triathlon African Cup this Sunday. In the elite men’s race,... |

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