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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Triathlon

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Triathlon

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Saturday, Aug 20, 2016

These Olympic Medalists Might as Well Jump

These Olympic Medalists Might as Well Jump

The medalists in the women's Olympic triathlon had a twist for the podium Saturday.    No smile and wave.   No chomp.   But a jump, in unison, with their hands outstretched.   It made for one of the more...

Sunday, Aug 21, 2016

Santa Cruz's Katie Zaferes Finishes 18th in Rio Triathlon

Santa Cruz's Katie Zaferes Finishes 18th in Rio Triathlon

Gold: Gwen Jorgensen, United States

Saturday, Aug 20, 2016

Russia's Lesun Wins Big in Men's Modern Pentathlon

Russia's Lesun Wins Big in Men's Modern Pentathlon

No missed shots or missed medals for Russia's Aleksander Lesun this time. Only gold. Lesun held off a big charge by reigning world champion Pavlo Tymoschmenko in the final event of men's modern pentathlon...

Friday, Aug 19, 2016

Triathlon's Popularity Took Off With Olympics

Triathlon's Popularity Took Off With Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The reasons for triathlon's burgeoning appeal are as varied as the sport itself.

Saturday, Aug 20, 2016

USA's Gwen Jorgensen Wins Gold in Women's Triathlon

USA's Gwen Jorgensen Wins Gold in Women's Triathlon

As she wobbled along on a flat tire four years ago in London, Gwen Jorgensen promised to turn that heartbreak at Hyde Park into a conquering of Copacabana Beach at the Rio Games. She crushed both the course and...

Saturday, Aug 20, 2016

How the Most Unlikely Couple in Triathlon Found Love

How the Most Unlikely Couple in Triathlon Found Love

Katie Zaferes laughed when asked if it was love at first sight with her now husband, Tommy Zaferes. 

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

Brownlees Make Men's Olympic Triathlon a Family Affair

Brownlees Make Men's Olympic Triathlon a Family Affair

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Just like four years ago in London, Alistair Brownlee grabbed a British flag, slowed to a trot and then walked across the finish line to win the gold medal in the men's Olympic triathlon.

Thursday, Aug 18, 2016

Britain's Brownlee Brothers Medal Again in Triathlon

Britain's Brownlee Brothers Medal Again in Triathlon

Britain's Brownlee brothers won Olympic medals again in the men's individual triathlon on Thursday.

Monday, Aug 15, 2016

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Will Rodriguez put his collectible cup down just for a second, then — swoosh! — it was swiped.

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