Triathlon Newswire (Page 8)

Triathlon Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Jaywalking: Sentimental returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | The Recorder

    Although Tim Gerry has plenty of reasons for participating in Ironman competitions, none could be more significant than why he's trying to qualify for the 2016 Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii.


  2. Terella, Pierce still atop Quad Games standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Erie Times News

    ... Quad women's title since 2007-08. Pierce, 38, holds an even larger advantage atop the men's standings. The Erie Triathlon Club member swam, cycled and ran his way to a combined time of 1:24:55.3, followed by Rob Jung at 1:29:16.8. Should Pierce ...


  3. Steeple Morden woman with MS sets up Making Sparks Triathlon Club for those with health conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Crow

    Multiple sclerosis has proved no obstacle to a Steeple Morden woman's determination to provide an accessible triathlon club to other people with the condition. Victoria Bovill-Lamb, 44, has started the Making Sparks Triathlon Club in hopes of creating a supportive environment for people with MS, and other health conditions, to participate in the sport.


  4. The true spirit of sport: After Brownlee's heroics... 10 other amazing, unselfish actsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 19 | The New Zealand Herald

    Great Britain's Alistair Brownlee gave up his chance to win the final Triathlon World Series race of the season to carry his exhausted brother Jonny over the line in an effort to help him win the world title. Alistair's selfless effort in the searing heat of Mexico has been hailed worldwide as an example of sportsmanship at its best.


  5. British triathlete abandons chance to win race to help brother across finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | The Washington Post

    British athlete Alistair Brownlee, left, helps his brother Jonny Brownlee before crossing the finish line during the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Cozumel, Mexico. In Sunday's Triathlon World Series finale in Cozumel, Mexico, Great Britain's Jonny Brownlee was leading with 700 meters to go in the running portion before his body began to give out.


  6. Runner gives up a championship to help his injured brother cross the finish lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Deseret News

    Runner Jonny Brownlee was closing in on the finish line as the leader in the World Triathlon Series in Mexico this past weekend when his legs began to give out and he almost fell to the ground. But instead, Alistair helped his brother regain his footing and helped him to the finish line so he could complete the race , according to Distractify, a viral news site.


  7. Triathlete Gives Up First Place Victory To Help Stumbling Younger...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 | Perez Hilton

    British triathlete Alistair Brownlee ruined his own chances of winning the gold at the World Triathlon Series so he could carry his dehydrated brother to the finish line! Jonathan Brownlee was in first place over the weekend at the race in Cozumel, Mexico - but started wobbling near the end of the 6.2 mile running portion of the triathlon. With only a few hundred meters left, the athlete began to shake and came to a halt, until his 28-year-old brother rounded the corner and scooped Jonny up to help him finish! As South Africa's Henri Schoeman pulled ahead, Alistair supported Johnny in his arm until they reached the finish line - where he pushed his 26-year-old brother ahead of him to secure second place.


  8. Mario Mola claims Alistair Brownlee 'took my hat' in swim...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 19 |

    Spain's Mola finished fifth, which was enough to win the World Triathlon Series ahead of Jonny after he broke down in the final moments in Mexico World Triathlon Series champion Mario Mola has suggested Alistair Brownlee impeded him during the swim leg of Sunday's dramatic final race of the season in Mexico. Jonny Brownlee could have claimed the end-of-season title had he won the race in Cozumel and Mola finished outside fourth, but he broke down in the closing stages and had to be helped over the line and into second place by his brother.


  9. Meet Melissa Stockwell, War Veteran Turned ParalympianRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 10 | Shape

    ... as someone who is missing one leg, how on Earth was I going to do that? But after Beijing, I got invited to do a triathlon in California. I figured alright, I'll give it a shot. I swam, and then I had running and biking-specific prosthetic legs. I ...


  10. Triathlon will bring detours, possible delays to causeway Sunday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 10 | Islander News

    Residents can expect detours and possible delays on Crandon Boulevard and the Rickenbacker Causeway Sunday, September 11 from 4-10 a.m. due to the Mack Cycle Triathlon Trilogy Bonus competition. The swimming, running and awards portion of the event will be at Marine Stadium, but the cycling portion will use the causeway and Arthur Lamb Jr. Road.


  11. Christoph Bachhuber and Liz Frood with son Emeran ahead of the cycling challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 10 | Oxford Mail

    ... to Oxford with no job. "We are in a more comfortable place now. She mentioned she saw this event, and I did the triathlon at Blenheim Palace in June so was already in the middle of cycle training. Over the course of this weekend, the 41-year-old ...


  12. Sunday events lead to road closures, workaroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 10 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... some road closures related to dignitaries traveling. Thousands of athletes will be in D.C. for the Nation's Triathlon . Although the swim portion has been canceled because of the bacterial level in the Potomac River, participants will still travel ...


  13. Guides for blind athletes share the struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 10 |

    ... de Janeiro, Brazil, on. During the summer Paralympics, guides are used in cycling, equestrian, five-a-side soccer, triathlon and track and field events. (David A. Barnes/University of Georgia via AP) RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - After Jerome Avery failed ...


  14. Sports photography in actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 |

    ... the North York Moors National Park. This photograph shows two athletes in the first stage of the Olympic distance triathlon held at Castle Howard . They are almost half way through the 1500 m swimming stage, then they have to cycle 45 km through the ...


  15. Thousands Upset After Annual Torrance Beach Triathlon Is Abruptly CancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | CBS Local

    CBS2 / KCAL9 CBS2/KCAL9 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. CBS Studio City Broadcast Center 4200 Radford Avenue Studio City, CA [...] LOS ANGELES - Over a thousand people are disappointed after this weekend's "LA Triathlon" in Torrance has been abruptly canceled.


  16. 1988 Raider soccer team honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Before Wright State's men's soccer game on Monday night, the 1988 squad was honored with a pregame ceremony. Former players and coaches were reunited on the field while receiving framed jerseys with a throwback design.


  17. Promotera s financial dispute with Torrance cancels Sundaya s triathlonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | The Daily Breeze

    The promoter of an annual Torrance triathlon was forced to cancel the event just four days before Sunday's race in the wake of a financial dispute with the city that left both sides blaming the other and hundreds of highly-trained athletes cooling their heels. Pacific Sports, promoter of the Los Angeles Triathlon , which was to be held in Torrance for the third consecutive year , said the city's “unreasonable and excessive demands” scuttled the race, in a statement posted on its website.


  18. It's going to be a great spectacle - but probably best to leave your...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 |

    WEYMOUTH residents have been urged to warmly welcome a celebrated triathlon event this weekend - even though it will seriously disrupt the local road network. A number of road closures, diversions and parking restrictions are in place for Sunday's Ironman endurance which will see almost 3,000 athletes take on a gruelling swim, cycle and running challenge around Weymouth and surrounding countryside.


  19. Ironman triathlete Minda Dentler challenges world to end polioRead the original story

    Friday Sep 9 | Rotarian

    ... my hand cycle in 2006. My next challenge was thought to be impossible for a female wheelchair athlete: the Ironman Triathlon. I made the transition to triathlon and finished my first Ironman in Louisville, Kentucky, USA, and qualified for the world ...


  20. Hempstead Town unveils plans for permanent 9/11 memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 9 | Newsday

    ... for Hempstead to honor our local heroes with a permanent memorial." Michael Kiefer died two days after running a triathlon in Point Lookout. Kiefer-Viverito will race in her brother's place Saturday in the Town of Hempstead Triathlon to commemorate ...