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Jan Frodeno signs with Hoka One One

Oversized shoe brand bag the German Ironman World champ for three seasons
01 April 2020 at 09:29

New 2021 dates announced for Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo Olympics will start on July 23, 2021 and Paralympics on August 24, 2021
30 March 2020 at 13:50

Challenge Roth 2020 cancelled

Sad news from Bavaria about July’s edition of the classic German race, but plans already in place for July 2021
26 March 2020 at 19:23

Wanda Sports Group sells Ironman to Advance

Advance have announced that it's entered into a definitive stock purchase agreement with Wanda Sports Group Company Ltd to acquire The Ironman Group in an all-cash transaction.
26 March 2020 at 13:10

Sufferfest & Wahoo extend free trial of their indoor training plans

Stuck inside? Sufferfest have release of a suite of training plans designed specifically for athletes who are staying indoors due to the current global health crisis.
25 March 2020 at 14:11

Tokyo 2020 postponed

Tokyo 2020 to be postponed until 2021, but will still be known as Tokyo 2020, organisers announce
24 March 2020 at 13:10

Ironman launches new virtual race series

Worried your Ironman season might be over before it's even properly started? Well the new Ironman Virtual Racing Series will allow athletes to train and compete from their living room, and also have the opportunity to earn qualifying slots to the 2020 Ironman® 70.3® World Championship in Taupo, New Zealand.
20 March 2020 at 19:04

AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds 2020 postponed due to COVID-19

The organisers of the AJ Bell World Triathlon Leeds 2020 have announced the event will be postponed in light of the current pandemic. They have released the following statement:
18 March 2020 at 12:49

Is this the perfect role for a triathlete?

Need a new challenge? Like the sound of earning extra cash and enjoying some superb benefits? Neilson are looking for their 2020 Active Ambassador, with the perks of the role including free beach and snow sports' holidays, a bundle of active kit, adrenalin-fuelled experiences, a salary….And it can be worked around your present career. Sounds like you? Then read on...
13 March 2020 at 12:14

Ironman release statement on Covid-19

Ironman have released the following statement about coronavirus and their plans to support athletes
13 March 2020 at 09:46

London Bike Show & Triathlon Show: London to be postponed until July

Newtimber Media have announced that, due to coronavirus, they've decided to postpone the London Bike Show & Triathlon Show: London until July
12 March 2020 at 10:42

André Greipel to headline The London Bike Show & Triathlon Show

22-time Grand Tour stage winner and renowned German sprint superstar cyclist André Greipel to appear Friday and Saturday at the show
07 March 2020 at 19:48

BBC Radio 2 presenters to do 3 back-to-back triathlons for Sport Relief

BBC Radio 2 presenters Jo Whiley, Reverend Kate Bottley and Richie Anderson are set to swap the studio for the great outdoors to face the ultimate in triathlon tasks, as they Dare 2 Tri for Sport Relief.
06 March 2020 at 14:31

How often have the Olympics been cancelled?

Since the first modern Olympiad in 1896, the Olympic Games have been cancelled three times and boycotted once. Here's the when and why...
01 March 2020 at 21:18

Coronavirus outbreak causes WTS Abu Dhabi 2020 to be postponed

The ITU and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council have decided to postpone WTS Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi Paratriathlon World Cup and Abu Dhabi Mixed Relay event as a precautionary measure to reduce the spread of 2019-nCoV Coronavirus.
29 February 2020 at 15:49

Chrissie Wellington to host running camp in Croatia

Fancy training with Chrissie Wellington? Well now's your chance as in October she's hosting a running camp in beautiful Croatia
26 February 2020 at 20:55

PTO announce $2 million Annual Bonus Programme

2020's top 100 professional athletes in the PTO rankings will receive a share of $2,000,000 at the end of the season
26 February 2020 at 12:35

Ironman UK reveal new bike course

Ironman UK has updated its 2019 bike course for 2020, so it is faster with less climbs
13 February 2020 at 12:01

Escape from Alcatraz adds an aquathlon

Swim/run event added to the 40th edition of Cali tri classic
12 February 2020 at 15:30

World Athletics amend competition shoe rule

World Athletics' new rules on competition running shoes take affect from today
31 January 2020 at 16:51