LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The Olympic sport of triathlon said Wednesday transgender women can continue to compete in its female category at international events, though it imposed tougher eligibility rules.
DENVER (AP) — The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee hired USA Triathlon and onetime Arizona State athletics executive Rocky Harris on Tuesday to head its sports performance department.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man died Sunday while participating in the Escape the Cape Triathlon in New Jersey, race officials said.
The News Journal reports that the man went into distress during the water portion of the race.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — World Triathlon imposed a package of sanctions on Russia on Monday after repeated doping cases, including one involving an athlete who competed at the Tokyo Olympics.
World Triathlon's measures won't stop Russian triathletes competing, but they bar Russia from hosting world and European-level events until the end of 2022, suspend Russian officials from international positions, and mandate more drug testing.
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Two phone calls would change a veteran’s life. The first comes right after Marine Sgt. Zach Stinson arrived for his 2010 tour in Afghanistan.
His wife, Tesa, tells him he’s going to be a daddy.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — In the first formal disqualification of a Tokyo Olympics athlete for doping, Russian Igor Polyanskiy has been banned for three years, World Triathlon said on Thursday.
KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — The Ironman World Championship will be held outside Hawaii for the first time in four decades because of uncertainty over whether the Big Island will be able to host the triathlon as scheduled in February during the coronavirus pandemic.
HONOLULU (AP) — Organizers of the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii said Thursday this year's contest will be postponed to February because of increasing COVID-19 cases in the state.
A statement on the group's website said COVID-19 in Hawaii is worse now than it has been at any point during the pandemic.
TOKYO (AP) — The Tokyo Olympics have brought some unexpected gold medals for countries and teams which rarely, if ever, see their athletes on the podium. Here's a look at some of the teams which have won events despite having little history of Olympic success.
TOKYO (AP) — Bermuda has been sending athletes to the Olympics since 1936. Until Tuesday, the Atlantic island's highest honor was a bronze medal won 45 years ago.
Flora Duffy changed that in just under two hours, swimming, cycling and running through the wind and rain around Tokyo Bay to win the Olympic women's triathlon for Bermuda's first gold medal.
Let's try that again, triathlon.
The Olympic men's triathlon needed a do-over Monday when a bizarre start sent dozens of competitors into the water only to have others stuck on the dock, helplessly blocked by a boat containing cameras that got in the way.
HIGHLIGHTS FROM RIO: Gwen Jorgensen gave the United States its first Olympic gold medal in the sport. It was an incredible performance from Jorgensen, who finished 38th at the 2012 London Olympics. Jorgensen stayed near the front in the swim and tied for first as part of the lead group, held her position throughout the bike leg and battled out the 10-kilometer run alongside 2012 gold medalist Nicola Spirig of Switzerland before sprinting away for gold.
It was quite a day for American women at the season-opening World Triathlon Championship Series race outside Tokyo, one that bodes well for them at the Olympics in less than two months.
Taylor Knibb won the Yokohama Triathlon to book her place on the U.S.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A city in southwestern Utah has been named the next location for two Ironman championship competitions next year, including the 70.3 world championships which have not been raced in North America since 2013.
The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:
The Ironman World Championship that previously had been rescheduled is now cancelled because of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis...
It may still be cold out, but the season is heating up for athletes in The Woodlands.
The Woodlands Township announced the opening of registration for its Signature Races series on Tuesday, including the Muddy Trails Bash, the Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas and the Woodforest Bank TRI triathlon.
75-year-old Navy dentist who drowned in Lake Erie during USA Triathlon died ‘doing what he loved,’ family says
75-year-old Navy dentist who drowned in Lake Erie during USA Triathlon died 'doing what he loved,' family says
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The 75-year-old Navy dentist who drowned Saturday in Lake Erie while competing in the USA Triathlon died doing what he loved, his son said.
Italian luxury carmaker Lamborghini and Canadian Cervélo Cycles only made 25 P5X Lamborghini Edition models, high-end triathlon bikes. Only eight are in the United States, and one sits on a service rack at McAllen’s Bicycle World.
THE WOODLANDS - Things hadn't been easy for Matt Hanson after he won the IRONMAN North American Championship in 2015.
After his record-setting performance, Hanson was unable to replicate his success.