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19 min ago | Inside Triathlon

Life Time Tri Minneapolis Set For Saturday

A strong field of non-drafting short-course specialists is expected for Saturday's 12th annual Life Time Tri Minneapolis.

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Related Topix: Summer Olympic, Sarah Haskins, Sports, Swimming, Olympics, Helle Frederiksen, Summer Olympics, Radka Vodickova

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Guardian

Sprint triathlon championships go Sunday at Brudenell park

The provincial sprint triathlon championships will take place Sunday at the Triathlon-by-the-Bay at the Brudenell Provincial Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Simon Whitfield, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Swimming

Scoop

Hamburg a Chance for Young and Old

Hamburg plays host to the latest round in the ITU World Triathlon Series this weekend with a sprint distance race backed up by the ITU World Mixed Team Relay Championships.

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Related Topix: Kate McIlroy, Sports, Ryan Sissons, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Nicky Samuels, Andrea Hewitt, Summer Olympics, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

Metro

NEWBlogHamburg the perfect tune-up for going for gold in Glasgow

I've been looking forward to the Commonwealth Games for some time but - as athletes will always tell you - the focus is on the next event, which for me and Jonny is Saturday's World Series race in Hamburg.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Canada NewsWire

Media Advisory - Upcoming Toronto Triathlon Festival Will Feature...

Olympic Gold Medallist, and Canada's Flag Bearer for the London Olympic Games, Simon Whitfield, to guide blind athlete, Terry Gardner, at the 2014 Toronto Triathlon Festival .

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Simon Whitfield

Sat Jul 05, 2014

IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Here's 14 names to look out for as Team Wales go for gold in Glasgow

'I was so excited, I didn't even want to wait': New messages from Cardiff jihadi Aseel Muthana appear online Postings believed to be from Welsh-born 17-year-old Aseel Muthana on ask.fm tell how 'excited' he felt before heading to Syria Gomis's arrival in South Wales and the Swans' determination to hold onto Bony raises the prospect of the pair ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Andy Murray, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, More Sports, Wimbledon, Tennis, Helen Jenkins, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation, Dai Greene, Olympic Athletics

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Eastern Daily Press

Two golds for Norfolk athletes at European Triathlon Championships in Austria

Tri-Anglia triathlon club had 11 athletes competing in KitzbA1 4hel - where Team GB's London 2012 star Alistair Brownlee claimed the elite men's gold medal.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Alistair Brownlee, Summer Olympic

Sat Jun 28, 2014

Yahoo!

Solid sixth for Moffatt in Chicago

Emma Moffatt has finished a solid sixth in the Chicago round of the world series triathlon - the Australian's penultimate outing before the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Emma Moffatt, Summer Olympics, Gwen Jorgensen, Paula Findlay, Helen Jenkins

Examiner.com

Gwen Jorgensen headlines elite field at ITU World Triathlon Chicago

Who knew that a Midwest-based triathlete would not only have a ranking as the best in the world but also be tackling the ITU race when it comes through Chicago this weekend? Probably not Gwen Jorgensen , the USA Triathlon National Team member who's ranked No.

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Related Topix: Gwen Jorgensen, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Hunter Kemper, Helen Jenkins, Emma Moffatt, Javier Gomez

Fri Jun 27, 2014

IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Triathlon star Helen Jenkins set for World...

With many of Britain's top triathletes sitting out this round of the ITU World Triathlon Series in order to concentrate on Commonwealth Games preparation, Jenkins could improve her current ranking of fourth Double world triathlon champion Helen Jenkins heads up a small British team at the ITU World Triathlon Chicago this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Helen Jenkins, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Mario Mola, Richard Murray, Javier Gomez

NBC Chicago

Elite Triathletes Run, Bike and Swim Into Chicago

This weekend's International Triathlon Union World Triathlon Series event in Chicago features 130 the world's top Olympic-distance triathletes.

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Related Topix: Gwen Jorgensen, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Nicola Spirig, Emma Moffatt, Summer Olympics, Javier Gomez, Swimming

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Metro

European title has got me back on track, says Brownlee

The Commonwealth Games is rapidly coming into view and at last I hope I have finally put the injury and illness problems that have dogged my year behind me.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Javier Gomez, Summer Olympic

Inside Triathlon

Universal Sports To Air 2014 Itu WTS Chicago Live

This weekend, you'll be able to watch live coverage of both the men's and women's elite races at the ITU World Triathlon Chicago on Universal Sports Network.

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Related Topix: Gwen Jorgensen, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Nicola Spirig, Emma Moffatt, Summer Olympics, Javier Gomez

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Inside Triathlon

Universal Sports To Air 2014 Itu WTS Chicago Live

This weekend, you'll be able to watch live coverage of both the men's and women's elite races at the ITU World Triathlon Chicago on Universal Sports Network.

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Related Topix: Gwen Jorgensen, Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Nicola Spirig, Emma Moffatt, Summer Olympics, Javier Gomez

Inside Triathlon

Brownlee, Spirig Win European Titles

Men's Race Brownlee took his fifth victory in Kitzbuehel and claimed his third European gold medal on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Alistair Brownlee, Nicola Spirig, Dmitry Polyanskiy, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

Sun Jun 22, 2014

The Age

Moffatt primed for Games triathlon debut

The Commonwealth Games experience has been a long time coming for Emma Moffatt, one of Australia's most decorated triathletes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Emma Jackson, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Emma Moffatt, Summer Olympics, Emma Snowsill, Brad Kahlefeldt

Wharfedale Observer

Top three: Vicente Hernandez , Alistair Brownlee and Dmitry Polyanski

Alistair Brownlee secured his third European title in Kitzbuhel on Saturday and hit back at those who have suggested he is a spent force.

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Sat Jun 21, 2014

Darlington and Stockton Times

Brownlee Bros keen to welcome Tour de France to Yorkshire

PROUD YORKSHIREMEN: Alistair and Jonny Brownlee can't wait to see the Tour de France grace the roads of North Yorkshire ALISTAIR Brownlee summed up in a succinct sentence why Yorkshire is the ideal choice to host the 2014 Tour de France Grand Depart.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Jonny Brownlee, Summer Olympics, Alistair Brownlee, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation

Ananova

Brownlee wins European title

Alistair Brownlee returned to the top step of the podium as he was crowned European triathlon champion for a third time in Kitzbuhel.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Alistair Brownlee, Summer Olympic, Dmitry Polyanskiy

The Daily Record

Blantyre athlete Grant Sheldon says any pressure to succeed in...

Blantyre athlete Grant Sheldon will try to beat some of the best in the world to the triathlon title at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games - but insists there is no pressure on him to succeed.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Alistair Brownlee, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation, Swimming, Olympic Swimming

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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