British Triathlon names 12 Para-triathletes to receive UK Sport Lottery Funding in 2015

By Paul Osborne

British Triathlon has named the 12-strong squad due to recieve UK Sport Lottery Funding for 2015 ©British TriathlonBritish Triathlon has confirmed the 12 Para-triathletes who will benefit from its UK Sport Lottery funds in the 2015 season.

ITU releases 2015 Para-triathlon calendar as sport prepares for Paralympic debut

By Paul Osborne

The ITU has announced dates for the 2015 Para-triathlon season ©Getty ImagesThe International Triathlon Union (ITU) has confirmed a number of key dates on the Para-triathlon calendar for 2015 as the sport prepares to make its Paralympic debut at Rio 2016.

Hogg and Steadman win British Triathlon Para-Triathlete of the Year awards

By Paul Osborne

Phill Hogg picked up the British Male  Para-triathlete of the Year award ©British TriathlonPhil Hogg and Lauren Steadman have been named British Male and Female Para-triathletes of the Year at the 2014 British Triathlon Awards in Loughborough.

Athletes needed to guide British triathletes to Rio 2016 Paralympic gold

By Paul Osborne

British Triathlon is on the search for females athletes to guide visually impaired triathletes to success at Rio 2016 ©Delly Carr/ITUBritish Triathlon is on the search for female athletes to help guide visually impaired competitors at Rio 2016. 

Last three events for triathlon's Paralympics debut at Rio 2016 confirmed

By Zjan Shirinian

There will be an even split of men's and women's events when triathlon makes its Paralympics debut at Rio 2016 ©Getty ImagesThe final three of six medal events in triathlon when the sport makes its debut at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games has been announced.

United States claim three Paratriathlon gold medals at World Grand Final

By Gary Anderson

Krige Schabort was one of three Americans to pick up gold in Edmonton ©Getty ImagesThe United States emerged as the dominant nation during the Paratriathlon events at the World Triathlon Grand Final in neighbouring Canada as Aaron Scheidies, Krige Schabort and Kendall Gretsch all claimed gold medals in Edmonton.

ITU announces three of six medal events for Rio 2016 as triathlon prepares for Paralympic debut

By Paul Osborne

The ITU has announced three of the six medal events for the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio ©Getty ImagesThe International Triathlon Union (ITU) today announced three of the six medal events to be contested as Rio 2016 as triathlon gets set to makes its debut on the Paralympic programme.

Hometown triumph highlights ITU Para-triathlon in Chicago

By Duncan Mackay

Hailey Danesewicz was one of seven Americans to win their category at the ITU World Triathlon Series event in Chicago ©USA TriathlonNearly 60 competitors in five categories took in the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Paratriathlon Chicago event today, with the highlight being the victory of local athlete Hailey Danesewicz over countrywoman Melissa Stockwell, the three-time world champion, who also comes from the Windy City. 

"Superman" Plat widens Rio 2016 options with European Para-triathlon win

By Mike Rowbottom

Jetze Plat of the Netherlands (centre) celebrates his paratriathlon gold medal in the PT1 event at the European Championships in Kitzbuhel today ©ETUHandbiker Jetze Plat from The Netherlands has only recently discovered triathlon, but he bolstered his fast-growing reputation in Kitzbuhel today as he won the European Para-triathlon title in the PT1 section by more than six minutes.
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