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Grant Sheldon hits ideal Commonwealth preparation in European Triathlon Championships

Grant Sheldon made a big step into his senior triathlon career last week with a 12th place in the European Championships in Kitzbuhel. #180369136 / gettyimages.com – Grant Sheldon wins bronze in London last year The Scot, who recently announced he … Continue reading

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World cup medals for Jamie Cooke and Mhairi Spence in Budapest, plus wins for Brownlee and Sawers

MODERN PENTATHLON Jamie Cooke won his first senior World Cup medal of his career in the Budapest World Cup, whilst Mhairi Spence also found herself on the podium. A hugely fast swim for Cooke put him in pole position and … Continue reading

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Robbie Grabarz is a real star, not a reality TV turkey

Just because you went to an Olympic Games in your own country doesn’t mean you should turn your back on the sport that got you there and embark on a career of celebrity and excess. Just ask Robbie Grabarz, Britain’s … Continue reading

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Tour de France goes all Yorkshire on us

Following the mighty success of Yorkshire at London 2012, with the likes of Jessica Ennis, Nicola Adams and the Brownlee brothers bumping the county high up the “medal table”, it perhaps wasn’t a surprise to hear that two of the … Continue reading

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Jonny Brownlee usurps his older brother with a Triathlon Grand Final win

Saturday 20/10/2012 Results Triathlon: Barfoot & Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final Elite Men Jonny Brownlee – 2:00:31, 2nd place David McNamee – 2:02:06, 10th place Aaron Harris – 2:06:31, 28th place Mark Buckingham – 2:07:25, 29th place Adam Bowden – … Continue reading

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Modern pentathlon? Let’s have a modern decathlon!

Mixed results aside, the triathlon was a fantastic watch over the last week. It truly is an ultimate sport of endurance and skill, combining the ability to swim, cycle and run over 26km. It’d be the one Olympic sport I’d … Continue reading

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