Latest Men's triathlon News

Triathlete rides out the pandemic on her way to Tokyo Games

Jul. 09, 2021 04:08 AM EDT

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — Australian triathlete Ashleigh Gentle had just finished a training session at her temporary base of Cairns in north Queensland state. Hot, muggy and tropical Cairns — except for the tropical part — is exactly what she’s expecting during her competition at...

Alistair Brownlee disqualified for 'ducking' rival

Jun. 06, 2021 22:15 PM EDT

LEEDS, England (AP) — Alistair Brownlee conceded Sunday that his hopes of becoming a three-time Olympic champion are over after he was disqualified from the World Triathlon Series event in Leeds for unsportsmanlike conduct during the swim leg. The 33-year-old Brownlee,...

Americans dominate first World Triathlon Series women's race

May. 15, 2021 02:54 AM EDT

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. team for the...