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GinaCrawford_projectpress_200.jpgPROJECT Clothing Sign Gina Crawford
PROJECT clothing is excited to announce the signing of 13-time iron-distance champion Gina Crawford of New Zealand. Ahead of the biggest race on the Ironman calendar, the Ironman World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Crawford will make her debut in her custom
Island-House_200.jpgThe Island House Invitational Triathlon Announces Invitees
The Island House Invitational Triathlon is shaping up to be one of the most exciting match­ups in triathlon history, mixing short course speed with long­ course endurance. Who will reign supreme, winning a large chunk of one of the world’s
JAKEBIRTHWHISTLE_ITUCHICAGO15_DellyCarrITUMedia200.jpgJake Birtwhistle wins Under 23 world title
Tasmania’s Jake Birtwhistle has become only the third Australian male in history, overcoming a grade one hamstring tear, to win the coveted ITU Under 23 world triathlon championship in Chicago earlier today. Birtwhistle joins the first ever under 23 world
SunnyCoast_Delly_200.jpgITU Announces Multiple World Championships Races
Following the ITU Executive Board meeting that was held in conjunction with the World Triathlon Yokohama, the International Triathlon Union (ITU) is pleased to confirm the locations of multiple World Championship events. “We had a great amount of interest from cities
CourtneyAtkinson200PX.jpgCourtney Atkinson Looks to Make History in Rio
Australian Triathlete: Originally a short course man, you’ve ventured into the realm of Xterra and long course of late. But you’re back! And Rio is on the cards! Tell us a little bit about this. Courtney Atkinson: It has definitely
General Registration for Swiss-belHotel IRONMAN 70.3 Bintan, Indonesia open. MELBOURNE/TAMPA (March 27, 2015) – The growth in popularity of IRONMAN® triathlon in the Asia-Pacific region is set to continue with the popular MetaMan Bintan triathlon event becoming Swiss-belHotel IRONMAN® 70.3® Bintan,
February 19, 2015 Escondido, CA: XLAB, innovator in aerodynamic storage accessories, has announced the next generation of single bottle rear systems, the Delta 400.  Coupled with XLAB’s new repair storage accessory, the Multi-Strike Repair Holder, the rear storage area now
Meredith_Kessler_IMNZ14_DellyCarr_200px.jpgKessler, Crawford top seeds for Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain IRONMAN New Zealand
American star Meredith Kessler will be chasing a slice of history in next month’s Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain IRONMAN New Zealand in Taupo. Kessler will be chasing her fourth straight victory in Taupo, which would make her the most successful international in
CamBrown_NZ14_200.jpgLegend awarded top seed for Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain IRONMAN New Zealand
The remarkable career of Cameron Brown could have another twist after he was awarded top seeding for next month’s 31st Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain IRONMAN New Zealand. The 42-year-old has already carved out a special niche in the sport. He is the
Uplace_Membership_Flyer200px.jpgUplace-BMC Triathlon Team Launch Age Group Team
Uplace-BMC Pro Triathlon Team proudly presents the launch of the Uplace-BMC Age Group Team.  From now on, every age group triathlete can grab the opportunity to join the Uplace-BMC Triathlon Team and become a teammate of Dirk Bockel, Will Clarke
berkel_DarrylCarey200px.jpgTim Berkel Joins Giant's Global Team
With a handful of major Ironman and Ironman 70.3 wins over the past few years, Berkel sets his sights on Kona and more for 2015 Following his impressive top-10 debut at the Ironman World Championships last October, Australian Tim Berkel
Harmonized rules more closely align with the International Triathlon Union; Jimmy Riccitello named Head Referee for IRONMAN TAMPA, Fla. (February 12, 2015) – IRONMAN announced today the global standardisation of IRONMAN’s Competition Rules for the 2015 race season. The updated 2015
MELBOURNE (February 12, 2015) - Current IRONMAN® World Champion Mirinda Carfrae will be the headline act at the 2015 IRONMAN® Asia-Pacific Championship in Melbourne on March 22, 2015. It is the first time Carfrae, one of triathlon’s greatest runners of all
Ironman_Endura_sponsorship_200px.jpgIronman Asia Pacific and Endura Sports Nutrition team up
Ironman Asia Pacific are delighted to announce an exciting and important new partnership with Endura Sports Nutrition which will see Endura become the exclusive and “Official Ironman – Electrolyte” supplier for all Ironman and Ironman 70.3 events across the 2015 to
22_2_Challenge_Accepted_200px.jpgCHALLENGE ACCEPTED
  The newest addition to the AT team, deputy editor Verity Russo, is undergoing a pretty epic initiation – riding the triathlon wagon from sprint distance to Challenge Melbourne – a half iron-distance event. She could have opted for having her head
neptri_thumbNepean Start List
  Get excited about Australia's oldest triathlon on the circuit and consequently a much-loved event as well. This year the crew from Atmosphere Health and Fitness Club are the naming rights sponsors, and with a few more sponsors on board
Kona Diary: Jenni's On The Block!
  The lucky winner of our Tri Travel - Win A Trip To Kona - competition, Jenni Erskine, is on the island, and loving it! She checks briefly here. Aloha Stef and the Tri Travel team, Well to say I am a
SC703_sadlypassSunshine Coast tragedy with passing of triathlete
The triathlon world sadly lost one of its own yesterday at the Ironman 70.3 Sunshine Coast event. 39 year old, Peter Farlecas passed away after apparently suffering a heart attack during the swim leg of the race and was pulled
Ballarat703_thumbIronman 70.3 Ballarat Announced
After months of speculation, Ironman has announced Ironman 70.3 Ballarat to be held on November 16 2014. A huge focus will be placed on teams and the super teams to entice more people into the sport. Ironman report here. Ballarat
Hauschildt_bikeHauschildt to take on Ironman Australia
Two time IRONMAN 70.3 World Champion Melissa Hauschildt has chosen Australia’s most enduring Ironman event to make her debut at the distance.   After much speculation the Australian has finally silenced the question she is frequently asked at this time
Challenge Family announce Challenge Shepparton
A key part of Australian long course triathlon tradition will continue with today’s announcement of Challenge Shepparton, taking place on 16 November 2014. The 1.9km swim, 90km ride and 21.1km run triathlon will build on Shepparton tradition, but will offer
Cervelo_P2_thumbLAUNCH: The New Cervelo P2
After seven years with no change to Cervelo’s Classic P2, a bike that saw Chrissie Wellington take glory in Kona, the team based out of Toronto have taken the research and development put into their top end P5 bike, and
21.3_Challenge_GoldCoast_200pix.jpgChallenge Gold Coast Registrations Open
The Challenge Family announced the launch of Challenge Gold Coast to be held at Palm Beach Currumbin on Sunday 24th August, 2014 last week, and already half of the entries have sold out. The inclusion of the Gold Coast race
# whatsyourtristory One of the great things about our sport is being able to share our stories and experiences. We love to hear how fellow athletes got started in triathlon and what they get out of it now. That’s why AT has launched this new cross-media initiative, giving athletes of all ages and abilities a chance to tell their tri story.
VarietyCycle_200px.jpgThe inaugural Variety Cycle
  Given that life’s cycle can be kinder to some than others, Variety – the Children’s Charity – is planning an epic cycle with the promise of an unforgettable adventure. The inaugural Variety Cycle will depart Sydney on March 22nd  2014 and
JacobsClash of the generations
SUNSHINE COAST, (September 10, 2013) – The men’s race at the inaugural IRONMAN 70.3 Sunshine Coast looks set to come down to a battle between triathlon’s past, present and future ranks.   Current IRONMAN World Champion Pete Jacobs will take on
Tri20.9_Peter_Robertson_200px.jpgWORLD CHAMPION SETS SIGHTS ON KONA
  SUNSHINE COAST, (September 05, 2013) – The lure of the IRONMAN World Championship in Hawaii has re-ignited the fire in the belly of one of Australia’s greatest triathletes. After two years retirement, three-time world champion over the Olympic distance, Peter
LONDON Olympic triathlon bronze medallist Erin Densham has today withdrawn from the Australian team for this month’s ITU World Triathlon Championship Grand Final in London.   Densham has struggled all season to get back into the kind of shape that
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True_Grit_competition_Sydney_200px.jpgWIN 2 Free entries to True Grit, Sydney
Race 3 – It's Sydney's turn to host this exciting new event designed by directors Matt Cardinaels and Adam McNamee who have served a combined 33 years in the Australian Army and have spent 20 of the past years in the
Bupa Around the Bay offers businesses and companies of all sizes an inspiring and fun way to engage their employees in an unforgettable team activity, riding around sections of Port Phillip Bay in a single day on Sunday 20 October,
Challenge Family and MarkAllenOnline have announced a partnership that sees the coaching company of one of triathlon’s greatest sporting legends partner with the world’s fastest growing series of long distance triathlons. Athletes will benefit from tailored training plans through MarkAllenOnline.com
  Starting in 2014, the IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship triathlon will rotate globally among different regions on an annual basis. “Having the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship change locations from year to year will provide our athletes with the opportunity to
The ITU long-distanceTRI_ThumbThe ITU long-distance triathlon world championship will be staged in Sweden in 2015
Organisers are giving athletes the chance to test out the course this year by staging a 500 field race on the course.   As a precursor to the 2015 event, the Swedish open championships in long-distance triathlon will be held
harrop200x150Gold Coast to focus on triathlon this weekend at the Luke Harrop Memorial
Southport Broadwater Parkland will play host to over 2000 triathletes at the Gold Coast Triathlon – Luke Harrop Memorial this Sunday 14 April 2013. There is an event and distance to suit all ages and abilities on the line-up; Gold Coast
xterra200Atkinson and Bucher win Xterra Great Ocean Road
Hundreds of competitors turned up to race in the inaugural XTERRA Great Ocean Road in Anglesea yesterday. With the sun shining, the pro category led the charge with Australian Olympic Triathlete Courtney Atkinson taking out first place in the men’s
atkinson_xterra_200x150Atkinson racing at Xterra Great Ocean Road
Australian Olympic Triathlete Courtney Atkinson and accomplished British stuntwoman Daz Parker (The Da Vinci Code, Harry Potter and The Chronicles of Narnia) will be on the starting line for the inaugural XTERRA Great Ocean Road this Sunday in Anglesea.  The
nepean200x150Gulf Western Oil Nepean has $70,000 prize pool
The 2013 Gulf Western Oil Nepean, the oldest race in the country, is offering over 70,000 prize money to attract Australian and international stars to Penrith. The 32 nd  anniversary race to be held on 27 October at the Sydney
jacobs_yurbuds200Pete Jacobs - ambassador for Yurbuds Sport Earphones
After receiving the accolade of ‘Male performance of the Year’ fromTriathlon Australia, and leading up to this weekend’s Ironman Melbourne, Pete Jacobs was todayannounced as yurbuds® brand ambassador for Australia. Developed by athletes for athletes, yurbuds® are ultra-soft sports earphones
MOOLOOLABA, Australia (March 13, 2013) – Variety they say is the spice of life and for Australia’s two-time Olympian and two-time ITU World champion Emma Moffatt 2013 already has that different feel about it as she prepares for Sunday’s ITU Mooloolaba
MOOLOOLABA, Australia (March 6, 2013) - Now in its 21st year, The Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival continues its impressive reputation on the Australian event calendar.   Over 5,000 individual and team competitors will take to the renowned Mooloolaba Triathlon course in 2013.
butterfield2Butterfield not retiring. Abu Dhabi then Melbourne.
NIKKI Butterfield toyed with the idea of retirement last year after admitting she didn’t feel like she was being the mum, wife and athlete she needed to be.   While Butterfield admits she wants to grow her family, she has
IMNZ 10 spotsIronman NZ adds 10 more spots to Kona
IRONMAN has recognised the historic role of New Zealand in the sport by offering this year’s event more qualifying spots for the World Championships. Saturday’s Kellogg’s Nutri-Grain IRONMAN New Zealand in Taupo is the 29 th  anniversary of the race
PeterKerr_Geelong200px_ThumbLocal boy Peter Kerr adds attitude to altitude for Geelong Sprint Tri
Peter Kerr’s stirring win at the 2012 Noosa Triathlon   The 24-year-old, who lives just one kilometre from the transition area on the Geelong foreshore, has taken an enormous amount of confidence from his victory in the Noosa Triathlon over
sunshine coast ironman 70.3 thumbSUNSHINE COAST TO HOST INAUGURAL IRONMAN 70.3
The Sunshine Coast’s reputation as a leading sporting event destination has been strengthened with Mooloolaba announced as the host of the inaugural IRONMAN 70.3.   Tourism, Major Events, Small Business and the Commonwealth Games Minister Jann Stuckey said it was
crowie_2xu_thumbCrowie Teams Up With 2XU
Australia’s leading performance sports brand 2XU has signed an exclusive sponsorship with World Champion Australian triathlete, Craig Alexander and his triathlon coaching company, Sansego. As one of the fittest humans on the planet, Australia’s ‘Crowie’ is a three-time Hawaii Ironman
Crowie_IMmelbIronman Asia-Pacific Championship Melbourne Start List
It’s the third edition of the Ironman Asia-Pacific Championship in Melbourne, and like the past two years, the professional field does not disappoint. With US 25,000 dollars and 5000 KPR points up for grabs for the winner, the event has
hodgeLine up at Sunsmart Busselton Ironman 70.3
Busselton, Australia – A string of world class names are set to line up at SunSmart Ironman 70.3 Busselton on Saturday 11 th May 2013. “The men’s field is the strongest we have ever had at SunSmart Ironman 70.3 Busselton and
challengeChallenge is back in Australia
Challenge Family has today announced its return to the Australian triathlon scene with three new Challenge Half events being added to their worldwide series. Challenge Melbourne, Challenge Forster and Challenge Bateman’s Bay will spearhead the Challenge Family’s return to Australia.
In from athletes THUMBNAILIn From the Athletes
Time to get personal. We asked some top pros: 1) Who would play you in a movie based on your life, and what would it be called? 2) What is your pump up song of choice? IN FROM AARON ROYLE