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  Triathlon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The first modern long-distance triathlon event (2.4 mile (3.86 kilometer) swim, 112 mi (180.2 km) bike ride, and a 26.2 mi (42.2 km) run) was the Hawaiian Iron Man Triathlon, the idea for which arose during the awards ceremony for the 1977 Oahu Perimeter Relay (a running race for 5-person teams).
Triathlon cycling, with the exception of Olympic triathlon and ITU World Cup races, is very different from most professional bicycle racing because it does not allow drafting, and so racers do not cluster in a peloton.
Ironkids Triathlon Series is a series of triathlons held around the country for children ages 7 to 14.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Triathlon   (3867 words)

  
 USA Triathlon
Due to the Boston event cancellation, USAT is increasing the prize purse for the final race of the elite series, The Westchester Triathlon in Rye, N.Y., scheduled for Sunday, September 17.
Age group athlete Lisa Whidden is participating in her first ITU Worlds in Lausanne.
American elite athletes led at one point or another in each of the four races, but they could not work their way onto the podium at the 2006 ITU Triathlon World Championships on Sunday.
www.usatriathlon.org   (135 words)

  
 Triathlon Manitoba
Triathlon Manitoba is the Provincial Sport Organization for triathlon in the province of Manitoba.
We are a volunteer-based organization, a partner of Sport Manitoba, and a member of Triathlon Canada.
A triathlon is a multi-sport race that usually consists of swimming, cycling, and running.
www.triathlon.mb.ca   (472 words)

  
 Triathlon Hall of Fame Induction Brings Legends Together for One Night
Following on the heels of the Bally's USTS National Championship race, the ceremony was held in the evening and all but one of the inductees was present to accept their award and say a few words.
While it was disappointing to see the 30 to 100 people present, those who were in attendance could sense the historical importance of the occassion as well of the greatness of the personalities present.
While her initial fame came in the world of ultra-running, Sally Edwards became a Hall of Famer in Triathlon by winning the Hawaiian Ironman and then went on to write the first ever book on triathlon (and followed it up with 12 more - and counting).
www.multisports.com /news/939538800.shtml   (793 words)

  
 TRIATHLON: The Early History of the Sport
I don't know if Barbara ever competed in another triathlon, but that evening she earned the distinction of coming in last in the first.
We stopped sponsoring the event in the early eighties, but by that time the Ironman had caught the attention of the media and the sport of triathlon was well on its way.
On October 23, 1998, the Founders Day Triathlon was held on Mission Bay to commemorate the first triathlon almost a quarter century before.
home.san.rr.com /johnstone   (1824 words)

  
 X.T.E.R.R.A. – Xtraordinarily Twisted Exercise & Ridiculous Running Adventure [LONG]
This is a chronicle of the evolution of triathlon fear, and a big hairy, then shaved, then once again hairy moron (that would be me) who tried to conquer it.
This was supposed to be a practice – a warm-up.
There was one reserved guy who had seriously devoted his life to triathlon training for the last six months and we all were expecting him to blow us clean out of the water.
www.beginnertriathlete.com /cms/article-detail.asp?articleid=689   (2879 words)

  
 Silicon Valley Triathlon Club
As some of you may know, Silicon Valley Triathlon Club was founded in September 1998 and has grown to be the largest triathlon club in Northern California.
The Silicon Valley Triathlon Club is comprised of athletes of all ages, coaches, officials, parents and fans striving together to strengthen the sport.
The 12-week Triathlon Training Programs are designed for beginner to intermediate level triathletes who are preparing for sprint to ½ Ironman distance races.
www.svtriclub.org   (1263 words)

  
 Triathlonweb.nl | Nederlands Triathlon en Duathlon e-zine
De triathlon zat met een ruime 250 deelnemers vrijwel volgeboekt.
3 september - LAUSANNE (SUI) - Emma Snowsill is zondagmiddag opnieuw wereldkampioene triathlon geworden en is daarmee de eerste triatlete die drie wereldtitels op haar naam heeft.
Triathlon Web Nederland is hèt vertrekpunt op het net voor duathlon, triathlon en andere combinatieduursport in Nederland.
www.triathlonweb.nl   (498 words)

  
 www.triathlon.org -The Official Triathlon Resource
Today in Lausanne Switzerland, Aussie Emma Snowsill made triathlon history by becoming the first woman to win three world championship titles.
A world junior champion, world duathlon champion, world aquathlon champion and now world triathlon champion.
As the sun peaked over the mountains, the world’s top 46 women aged 18 to 23 took their starting positions for the 2006 ITU Under23 Triathlon World Ch....
www.triathlon.org   (137 words)

  
 LA Triathlon Home Page
Life Time Fitness, Inc., announced the launch of the Life Time Fitness Triathlon Series in partnership with the Nautica New York City Triathlon, Accenture Chicago Triathlon, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Triathlon, and the Life Time Fitness Triathlon, which is held in Minneapolis and broadcast nationally on NBC.
Each participant in the Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Triathlon will receive the Z100 Dri Balance Moisture Transport Tee from Zorrel, Zorrel is the Official Lifestyle Brand of the Los Angeles Triathlon and will provide all merchandise for the 2006 race.
We are pleased to announce that you voted through Competitor Magazine for the 2005 LA Triathlon to be the #1 Triathlon in their survey.
www.latriathlon.com   (597 words)

  
 Triathlon Qld > Home ( DNN 2.1.2 )
The entry for for the Bowen Triathlon 14 October is now available in the document centre for your use.
The dates and venues for the 2007 Australian Triathlon Series and National Championships (Sprint, Olympic Distance and Long Course) have been decided.
Conatct Triathlon Queensland office on 07 33699600 or email admin@triathlonqld.com.au for details and for placing orders.
www.triathlonqld.com.au   (281 words)

  
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 Nederlandse Triathlon Bond
De Nederlandse Triathlon Bond heeft in Davilex en Multi Supplies twee sponsors gevonden die de lange afstand selectie van de bond willen ondersteunen.
De namen van beide sponsoren sierden al tijdens het Europees kampioenschap triatlon lange afstand in Almere de kledij van de Oranjeploeg.
Koefoed wist zich op de fiets van zijn tegenstanders te ontdoen, Kristensen had toen nog gezelschap van landgenote Charlotte Kolters, die op het lopen ver terugviel.
www.nedtriathlonbond.org   (293 words)

  
 British Triathlon
British Triathlon is the national governing body for the sport of Triathlon in Great Britain.
As part of theWorld Triathlon Championships on the weekend of 2-3rd September, roving media officer, Peter Holmes will be keeping everyone informed as to the preparation and results of the British athletes.
British Triathlon's Regional Development Officers are now accepting nominations for the 2006 Regional Volunteer of the Year Awards.
www.britishtriathlon.org   (544 words)

  
 Buffalo Triathlon Club
The BTC was founded in January of 1997, and has been growing ever since.
The goal of the BTC is to promote multisports (triathlon, duathlon, etc), and bring people together for training, racing, and fun.
Whether you are a veteran of many races, or someone who is just thinking about trying one, this club is for you.
www.buffalotriathlonclub.com   (298 words)

  
 Triathlon Ireland - Home of Triathlon in Ireland
This has been a fantastic achievement for triathlon in Ireland and has without a doubt provided a platform on which we can build and promote our sport.
The ITU are extremely proud of the success of the 2006 World Championships and have today announced the introduction of Age-Group World Rankings from next year.
The ITU are holding a triathlon writers contest...if you wish to tell your story and be in with a chance to win a triathlon prize kit worth over US$200 Read on....
www.triathlonireland.com   (1022 words)

  
 New York Triathlon - NYT - www.NYTRI.org
New York Triathlon is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to developing the sport of triathlon and related multi-sport events for racing, physical fitness and recreation.
Applicants should be computer literate, possess a vehicle and be able to devote a minimum of 10 Sundays during the racing season.
New York Triathlon will be using the DAG Timing System in several of our triathlons and biathlons in the 2005 racing season.
www.nytc.org   (617 words)

  
 Laguna Phuket Triathlon: one of Asia's best triathlon competitions
The 2006 Laguna Phuket Triathlon will be held on Sunday, 3 December beginning at 8.00am.
The upscale Laguna Phuket resort occupies 600 acres of tropical beachfront parkland on the northwest coast of Phuket island in southern Thailand.
The Laguna Phuket Triathlon will offer 25 guaranteed entries to the 2007 Ironman Australia to be awarded to the highest place finishers in each age group who have declared at race registration their intention to accept an Ironman Australia qualifying slot.
www.lagunaphuket.com /triathlon   (389 words)

  
 Federazione Italiana Triathlon - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Campionati del Mondo di Triathlon olimpico: con la Cerimonia di Apertura il via ufficiale alla rassegna iridata.
'Preludio Mondiale': a due giorni dalla rassegna iridata di Triathlon olimpico, i primi titoli assegnati a Losanna nella specialità di Aquathlon
Tutto sul Trofeo degli Etruschi, il Triathlon Sprint del Lago di Bolsena dello scorso 26 agosto
www.fitri.it   (1050 words)

  
 Triathlon Training & Gear Reviews : Trifuel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Run training for an Olympic distance triathlon can be a little bit like being a chef: you need a little bit of this and a little bit of that, but how much of this and that depends on how much you like it, and how much your body can handle.
There are a few moments in my life that I was fortunate enough to be in the right place at the right time.
When I started with Experience Triathlon and Coach Joe I was a beginner Triathlete who was a complete coach potato, through Joe's...
www.trifuel.com   (732 words)

  
 SommerSports: Great Floridian Triathlon - Clermont, FL - Are You Tough Enough?
The Great Floridian, with its 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike, and 26.2 mile run, has long been considered the “peoples” race and is the largest independent (non WTC Ironman Licensed) iron-distance race in North America.
Entry is still available for the Great Floridian Triathlon XVI scheduled for October 21, 2006.
For the Great Floridian and Florida Challenge Triathlons, Gatorade Endurance Formula will also be available in 24-oz EDGE sport bottles on the bike course.
www.greatfloridian.com   (513 words)

  
 •°• Charleston Triathlon Club
Established in 1986 to promote the sport of triathlon which combines swimming, biking and running in a single athletic event, the Charleston Triathlon Club has been continuously active since 1986.
The primary focus of the Charleston Triathlon Club is to provide local events and social gatherings for triathletes.
The Club is open to everyone, regardless of previous athletic or triathlon experience.
www.charlestontriathlonclub.com   (168 words)

  
 My Back Page
I've been wondering all year why triathlon seems to be enjoying such an obvious (to me) upswing in popularity.
If you're going to do triathlons and you're not ready to have Sport happen to you, you are in for disappointments.
Secretary of PATCO (maybe—there is some dispute as to whether he really holds this office) announced this race two days ago—the first anybody had heard of it—and scheduled it for this weekend.
www.slowtwitch.com /mainheadings/opinion/mybackpage.html   (11349 words)

  
 Boulder Triathlon Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The Boulder Triathlon Club is located in Boulder Colorado, one of the great meccas of endurance sports.
Beside traditional triathlon events, our members take part in road cycling, mountain biking, road running, trail running, endurance running, adventure racing, cross country skiing… The list just keeps going on and on.
Coach Siri Lindley, World Ranking #1 in '02 and '03 in Triathlons and her stable of world class triathletes, including 2 x Olympian Michelle Dillon and World #3, Lauren Groves of Canada are coming to ICPH to offer Tips and Strategies for Personal Bests at your KEY Race.
www.teambtc.org   (475 words)

  
 Triathlon Academy: Home
The Triathlon Academy is a coaching organization founded in 1999 by top multisport coach, Spinervals Cycling founder and former pro-triathlete, Troy Jacobson.
At the Triathlon Academy, our mission is to provide age group athletes of all ages and abilities with professional, effective and courteous coaching and guidance to help them achieve their multisport goals.
Each Triathlon Academy coach has been a student of Coach Troy's for anywhere from three to nine years.
www.triathlonacademy.com   (329 words)

  
 220 Triathlon
Here you'll find a comprehensive list of forthcoming triathlon events to enter, a forum where you can chat and swap training tips with other triathletes, exclusive competitions and fantastic subscription offers.
You can also find out what's inside the current issue and have a sneak preview of what's coming up next month.
Cross-country skiing in the Four Valleys region of the Swiss Alps is the most scenic winter training you'll ever do, and thanks to votwo you can enjoy the view for free this January…
www.220magazine.com   (155 words)

  
 xtri.com | triathlon for triathletes who go the distance
WALLPAPER :   August 2006: Flash back to October 2003 and Canadian Ironman superstar, Lori Bowden, was in full flight on the Queen K and just a few hours away from her second triumph at the Ironman Triathlon World Championships.
AGE GROUPER :   Campbell Maffet scheduled the Gold Coast marathon in Queensland, Australia, into his training plan for the season and found himself a hard but satisfying run to fill in a gap between triathlons...
GEAR REVIEWS :   Olson International is a bike manufacturer you may not have heard of, but Kuota was relatively unknown until Normann Stadler rode one to victory in Kona - Mark Steckel reckons any bike frame is just one win away from popularity and he scrutinises the Valdora PHX's chances...
www.xtri.com   (293 words)

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