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The Best Times of Kona: Records in Overall Finish, Swim, Bike and Run Splits

The 39th Ironman World Championships takes place on the 8th of October 2016.  Every year, we witnessed incredible performances, but the best times recorded in the Ironman World Championships in Kona are definitely hard to beat.  Since 2011, no finish time has cracked the all-time...
Posted On Sep 29 2016
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First Look: Cervelo S3 Disc

Despite the UCI ruling, most major bike manufacturers are still making revisions and upgrades to equip most of their fleets with a disc -equipped design.  And Cervelo definitely is continuing that path.  Following the release of their C5 and C3 road endurance bike with disc...
Posted On Sep 27 2016
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The Voice of Asian Triathlon: Whit Raymond

We had a chance to talk with Whit Raymond, the voice of triathlon in Asia.  As much as we would like to bestow him that title, he’d really like to be known by his name.  “No titles please”, he would quip.  “And no energizer bunny references too!”  ...
Posted On Sep 27 2016
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Weekend Wrap-up: ITU Long Distance World Championships, Ironman 70.3 Lanzarote, Ironman Mallorca and Salinas ITU World Cup

Sudrie and Swallow crowned Long Distance World Champs By olalla.cernuda@triathlon.org Frenchman Sylvain Sudrie and Great Britain’s Jodie Swallow both reclaimed their once earned titles after being crowned the 2016 ITU Long Distance World Champions, after their wins in Oklahoma,...
Posted On Sep 26 2016
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Gallery: Best Images from Bike King SCTEx Duathlon-Philippines

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Posted On Sep 26 2016
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Meet Thu Nguyen: Challenge Vietnam’s First Vietnamese Finisher

Fifty-nine year old Thu Nguyen was the first Vietnamese finisher in the recently concluded Challenge Vietnam.  AsiaTRI reached out and had a short talk with Nguyen about his beginnings in the sport, and how his finish is inspiring his countrymen to take a dip in the world of...
Posted On Sep 22 2016
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Swiss Triathlon Legend Badmann to Retire in Kona

The Swiss triathlon legend will celebrate her final race as a professional this year in Kona. by Jennifer Ward, ironman news No fan of triathlon will be surprised to see Natascha Badmann’s name on this year’s IRONMAN World Championship women’s professional start...
Posted On Sep 21 2016
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2-time defending Champion Diana Riesler returns to hunt for third consecutive title win in the final edition of Ironman Malaysia, Langkawi

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 14 September 2016 – IRONMAN® Malaysia, Langkawi returns to the Jewel of Kedah Island on 12 November, 2016. Last year’s race saw German female professional athlete Diana Riesler bag her second consecutive IRONMAN Malaysia, Langkawi win. Having finished the...
Posted On Sep 20 2016
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Weekend Wrap-up: All from World ITU Grand Final in Cozumel, Mexico

Here’s a summary of all the winners in the World ITU Grand Finals in Cozumel Mexico: Aquathlon World Championships (2.5km run, 1km swim, 2.5km run) Mens Champion: Alistair Brownlee (GBR) Women’s Champion: Mariya Shorets (RUS) See the Best Images from the Aquathlon...
Posted On Sep 19 2016
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Mola crowned the 2016 ITU World Champion

by Chelsea White, ITU Media Spain will add another name to their list of world champions after Mario Mola’s fifth place finish in the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Cozumel saw him win the 2016 ITU World Championship title in a dramatic finish by just four points. Earning the...
Posted On Sep 19 2016
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Spain scores Under23/Junior Mixed Relay World Championship win

by ITU Media In a thrilling hour of racing that saw constant lead changes until the very last second, Spain proved victorious in the 2016 ITU Under23/Junior Mixed Relay World Championships, just edging Great Britain and Australia for the win. The British team took silver,...
Posted On Sep 19 2016