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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Triathlon

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Triathlon

Summer Olympics: Complete Triathlon Coverage

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.

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...

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. 

Aug 1, 2016
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Team USA and Their Moms

The moms behind the athletes of Team USA.View gallery

  • [Rio2016] Allyson Felix
  • [Rio2016] Jordan Burroughs
  • [Rio2016] Swimming Day Thirteen - 14th FINA World Championships
Aug 4, 2016

2016 U.S. Olympic Triathlon Team

The six athletes who will represent USA Triathlon at the 2016 Rio OlympicsView gallery

  • [Rio2016] Gwen Jorgensen
  • [Rio2016] Sarah True
  • [Rio2016] Katie Zaferes
Jul 26, 2016

Why U.S. Women Are Dominating Triathlon

Why U.S. Women Are Dominating Triathlon

Gwen Jorgensen had such a commanding lead at the 2015 World Triathlon Series race in Gold Coast, Australia that she was able high-five fans and perch her sunglasses on her forehead before crossing the finish...

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