Gwen Jorgensen lived up to her pre-race billing to win the women’s Olympic triathlon but the American star was strongly pushed by Switzerland's defending champion Nicola Spirig until the closing stages of the race by Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro.
Rio 2016 Olympics Medal Table
Britain's Alistair Brownlee became the first athlete to defend their Olympic triathlon title after winning the men’s race today following a stunning performance on a hilly course by Copacabana beach.
Flora Duffy and Kristian Blummenfelt have won debut titles at the 2016 Montreal International Triathlon Union (ITU) Triathlon World Cup.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has announced it has licensed the International Cycling Union's (UCI) technological fraud software to combat mechanical cheating in all events that appear on the international triathlon calendar.
Aquabike is set to be contested at global level for the first time next year following the announcement that it will debut at the 2017 International Triathlon Union (ITU) Multisport World Championships in Canadian city Penticton.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has launched a social media campaign to try and get the world talking about the sport ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympics and Paralympics.
United States claimed their maiden International Triathlon Union (ITU) Mixed Team Relay World Championships title here today, as the governing body looked to boost their hopes for having the discipline included at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Spain’s Mario Mola secured his fourth World Triathlon Series victory of the season here in Hamburg today as Richard Murray’s hopes of a repeat success in the sprint distance event were dashed by first a time penalty and then a disqualification.
Exclusive: Triathlon mixed relay has "all the ingredients" to be included at Tokyo 2020, claims ITU President
International Triathlon Union (ITU) President Marisol Casado hopes tomorrow’s Mixed Relay World Championships will show that the discipline has “all the ingredients” to be added to the Tokyo 2020 sport programme.
Gwen Jorgensen will look to claim her third consecutive World Triathlon Series victory in Hamburg tomorrow, while the German city is also gearing up to stage the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Mixed Relay World Championships.
Reigning world triathlon men’s champion Javier Gomez has been ruled out of next month's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after breaking his elbow in accident during a training session.
Spanish triathlete Mario Mola has claimed it is “important” to keep water quality concerns in mind ahead of next month's Olympics Games in Rio de Janeiro but believes, with the correct preparation, athletes should not be affected.
The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has penned an initial one-year deal with SEL Sport & Events Logistics.
Russia’s Dmitry Polyanskiy gave his bid for gold at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games a boost by edging brother Igor to victory in the men’s elite race at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Cup in Tiszaujvaros in Hungary.
Olympic champion Brownlee beats younger brother to gold at Stockholm leg of ITU World Triathlon Series
London 2012 gold medallist Alistair Brownlee won the World Triathlon Series (WTS) event in Stockholm for the second time after fending off a strong challenge from younger brother Jonathan.