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  1. Life Story: Terry McKinty (1946-2016): 'The Terry Effect' worked its magic on amateur sportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

    ... that catered to all ages and stages, ranging from the Wylie Ryan kids' series to Ontario's first Iron-distance triathlon, The Canadian. "On the road again" was Terry's favourite song, and at every Somersault event, we will remember Terry "On the ...


  2. Fort Peck Triathlon a SuccessRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Glasgow Courier

    CJ Kemmis hits the halfway point of the 12-mile bicycle leg of the Fort Peck Triathlon held Aug. 27. Despite some of the competitors experiencing some apparent pre-race jitters, a fun time was had by all at the Fort Peck Triathlon, and the weather was perfect. The adult portion of the event began with an 800-meter open water swim, and seemed to cause trepidation in multiple participants.


  3. Coach to take on gruelling Ironman Wales in aid of paralysed jockeyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Horse and Hound

    An equine sports coach is tackling the Ironman Wales challenge on 18 September to raise funds for a jockey who broke his neck in a point-to-point . Emma Carpenter, 46, will swim 2.5 miles in the sea off Tenby, then cycle 112 miles, on terrain that climbs more than 2,000m.


  4. Scituate man will attempt swim from England to FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Sometime between Sept. 28 and Oct. 3, if all goes according to plan, John Donlon of Scituate will leave Dover, England, for the rocky coast of France.


  5. Delaware: City runs good raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | This Week Community News

    Thousands of athletes, spectators and volunteers flocked to Delaware ahead of the Aug. 21 running of Ironman 70.3 Ohio. Shortly after 6:30 p.m. the day before the event, a "weak tornado," as described by the National Weather Service, touched down near Delaware State Park -- the site of the triathlon's swimming competition.


  6. 38th Annual Franklin Classic is a family affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Williamson Herald

    Serious runners and leisurely walkers are all welcome to the 38th annual Franklin Classic on Monday, Sept. 5 beginning at 7 a.m. The race through Historic Downtown Franklin benefits Mercy Community Healthcare and presents an opportunity for families to do something fun together while helping others.


  7. Hawrelak Park Lake deemed safe for triathlon despite blue-green algaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2015 | GlobalNews

    The City of Edmonton says the area of Hawrelak Park Lake in which the ITU World Triathlon is scheduled to take place this weekend is safe for the swimming event. The news comes nearly three weeks after Alberta Health Services issued a blue-green algae bloom advisory for the lake in Edmonton's river valley.


  8. East Kilbride dad inspired by fundraising daughter sets off on London to Paris charity triathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... will see him attempt to run, row and cycle his way from London to Paris in just six days. Taking on the 300-mile triathlon with friend and fellow charity ambassador Derek McEwan, of the Catherine McEwan Foundation, the determined duo aim to raise ...


  9. The legacy of the Olympics lives on in BradfordRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Thetelegraphand Argus

    Arriving to a heroes welcome, Britain's sports men and women who between them garnered 67 medals, 27 golds and sufficient to put the country second behind the USA on the medal table, touched down at Heathrow in the gold-nosed British Airways Boeing 747 with "victoRIOus" emblazoned on the side eager to catch up with family and friends who have supported them throughout their careers. Not only have they made their supporters proud, they have made their nation proud and their success has instilled an incentive in many people, particularly young ones, to participate in sport and hopefully, one day emulate their the achievements of their role models, the likes of Horsforth 's triathlon champions, brothers Alistair and Johnny Brownlee.


  10. Triathlon fanatic picks up Challenge Wanaka mantleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Southland Times

    Challenge Wanaka race director Bill Roxburgh can't believe his luck scoring a new job with the award-winning long distance triathlon. Roxburgh,58, was appointed to take over from former race director Victoria Murray-Orr in April and is now putting together his team for the 2017 Challenge Wanaka Festival in February.


  11. Community and businesses rally to save much-loved Scorcher multisport seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Dominion Post

    ... the events and get the right funding through to secure a more consistent future." Bloomfield also spoke with Triathlon New Zealand, leading to a mutually beneficial agreement that the national championship Sovereign Triathlon event, traditionally ...


  12. Dozens gather to run in honour of Ironman competitor, raise money for brain cancer researchRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    A 5K run at Assiniboine Park was held in honour of Schiewe who died Monday night after a battle with brain cancer. Donations were accepted for Brain Canada Foundation and CancerCare Manitoba Foundation.


  13. Baby Noah has cycling mum thinking about road safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Rebecca Kendall was nearly killed in a cycling accident in 2015. Having three children, including newly born Noah, has her again thinking about the importance of road safety and respecting cyclists.


  14. Glueck qualifies for Ironman 70.3 World Championships in TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... 56-mile bike, and a 13.1-mile run. After returning home, Glueck remained excited for days. The longtime Peninsula triathlon standout still found it hard to believe she'll be competing against the best women in the world in her age group in the ...


  15. Triathlon: Triathlon NZ High Performance Blog Aug 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The New Zealand Herald

    Well many people are emailing me asking about my prep and experience so here is a little update from the Games. After the Hamburg world series, I headed back up to altitude at Font Romeu in France but quickly realised that I wasn't getting any faster at altitude and I wanted to get into some speed work and nail some good times in training the weekend coming up so after a week we packed up the car and headed down the mountain into Spain.


  16. What it's like ... to ditch the double Big Macs and become a triathleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Globe and Mail

    ... insane, I was alive - and I was having fun! A decade earlier if you had asked me if I was capable of completing a triathlon, I would have stared at you in bemused disbelief. Although I hid it well, at 19 years old I clocked in at 210 pounds. ...


  17. Sneak Peek: Triathlete Magazine's October 2016 IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Inside Triathlon

    ... to get the attention of decision makers in the business world are shifting their focus from the golf links to the triathlon course. Bethany Mavis is the managing editor of Triathlete magazine. She's a mom, rec soccer player, multiple half-marathon ...


  18. Volunteering as therapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... stayed until the end to clean up, and you did all sorts of other things to make the remarkably complex engine of a triathlon possible. Most of those you helped with your generous contribution of time and effort were complete strangers to you. Is ...


  19. Canadian Paralympic Team Announced for the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games a " 3rd Tandem Cycling Team AddedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Pedal

    It is with great excitement and pride that the Canadian Paralympic Committee today announced the athletes and coaches who will make up Team Canada at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, to be held Sept. 7 to 18. Canada will bring a total of 162 athletes to compete in 19 sports, including the two new Paralympic sports of para-triathlon and para-canoe.


  20. Winnipeg Ironman Competitor Dies From Brain CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 900 CHML AM

    A staple of the Winnipeg running community, Joanne Schiewe has lost her battle with brain cancer at the age of 36. Schiewe was diagnosed with glioblastoma in February 2015 and despite her diagnosis and ongoing treatment, continued to run, bike and compete. "It was a pleasure to have met her and to observe someone with such strength to thank her fellow man and woman, to give up her time, as limited as it was, to make it better for others," remembers Sgt.