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Australian National Performance Coaches Required

Australian National Performance Coaches Required

03/10/16 - Triathlon Australia is the official National Sporting Organisation responsible for the management and delivery of the sports of triathlon, duathlon, aquathlon and multisport within Australia. It is a member of... |

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Aussies set to pave the road to Rio at the Penrith WPE

Aussies set to pave the road to Rio at the Penrith WPE

19/04/16 - The International Triathlon Union World Paratriathlon Event (WPE) this Sunday 24th April promises to deliver some exciting racing as the world’s best paratriathletes vie for all important Paralympic... |

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Internationals win the day in Wollongong

Internationals win the day in Wollongong

06/03/16 -                      Images by Delly Carr The spoils may have gone to US world champion Gwen Jorgensen and Germany's rising star Franz Loeschke but it was an encouraging day for Australia at the 2016 OTU... |

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Coleman and Perkins deliver the goods in Mooloolaba Oceania Cup

Coleman and Perkins deliver the goods in Mooloolaba Oceania Cup

16/03/15 -      Gold Coast training partners Dan Coleman and Kelly-Ann Perkins have broken through for career best performances with impressive victories in their respective OTU Oceania Cup races at Mooloolaba... |

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Birtwhistle & Kretz win OTU Wollongong Oceania Champs

Birtwhistle & Kretz win OTU Wollongong Oceania Champs

09/03/15 - 9 March 2015. Jake Birtwhistle completed a clean sweep of Triathlon Australia’s major National Championships at the 2015 Wollongong OTU Sprint Triathlon Oceania Cup yesterday. Birtwhistle, who won the... |

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Triathlon Australia seeks head coach for Gold Coast National Performance Centre

Triathlon Australia seeks head coach  for Gold Coast National Performance Centre

07/03/14 - Triathlon Australia is the official National Sporting Organisation responsible for the management and delivery of the sports of triathlon, duathlon, aquathlon and multisport within Australia. It is a member of... |

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Australia Seeks Paratriathlon National Manager

Australia Seeks Paratriathlon National Manager

27/05/13 - Background Triathlon Australia is the governing body for the sport of triathlon in Australia. It is a member of the International Triathlon Union (ITU) and is recognised by the ITU, the Australian Olympic... |

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Inspired Chaffey wins first Australian Paratriathlon crown

Inspired Chaffey wins first Australian Paratriathlon crown

11/01/13 - The Gold Coast’s three-time ITU World champion Bill Chaffey displayed all of his world champion qualities to win the inaugural Australian Paratriathlon Championship at Sydney’s International Regatta Centre,... |

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Paratriathlon takes a landmark step forward in Australia

Paratriathlon takes a landmark step forward in Australia

15/04/12 - Paratriathlon in Australia has officially kickstarted its Paralympic pathway, with the first Triathlon Australia and Australia Paralympic Committee seminar in Sydney last Friday. Participants ranged from... |

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Kate McIlroy, Aaron Royle triumph over Dutch in Kinloch

Kate McIlroy, Aaron Royle triumph over Dutch in Kinloch

06/02/12 - Australia’s Aaron Royle made the most of Beijing Olympian Kris Gemmell’s misfortune to win the 2012 Kinloch OTU Sprint Triathlon Oceania Cup. Wearing the number one for the event, Gemmell was forced to... |

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Devonport to host 2012 Continental Championships

Devonport to host 2012 Continental Championships

15/07/11 - Triathlon Australia Press Release. Issued on 12 July 2011. Devonport, Tasmania has been selected as the venue for the 2012 OTU Oceania Triathlon Championships. The 2012 Devonport OTU Triathlon Oceania... |

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DEVONPORT TO HOST OLYMPIC TRIATHLON QUALIFIER

DEVONPORT TO HOST OLYMPIC TRIATHLON QUALIFIER

13/07/11 -   Devonport, Tasmania has been selected as the venue for the 2012 OTU Oceania Triathlon Championships. The 2012 Devonport OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships will be conducted on Saturday 10 March. The... |

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Q&A with Courtney Atkinson

Q&A with Courtney Atkinson

01/05/11 - We asked you via our Facebook page to submit your questions to Australian superstar Courtney Atkinson and he’s generously taken time out of his busy training schedule to answer a selection of them. Each week... |

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An interview with Team Australia

An interview with Team Australia

28/04/11 - Australia have long been established as the powerhouse of triathlon. The country dominates nearly every medal table conceivable. It has the most amount of World Champions with 33 titles across the Elite,... |

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Triathlon Australia’s Celebration of Champions on April 10 in Sydney

30/03/11 - Triathlon Australia will host its inaugural ‘Celebration of Champions’ Awards dinner on Sunday evening 10th April, following the opening round of the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series in... |

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Greg Bennett to Race for United States

Greg Bennett to Race for United States

26/05/10 - Veteran Australian triathlete Greg Bennett has had a request to be released from racing for Australia granted by the Triathlon Australia Board. Bennett, 38, has held dual citizenship with Australia and the... |

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Kahlefeldt Wins World Cup Opener

Kahlefeldt Wins World Cup Opener

27/03/10 - Brad Kahlefeldt was victorious on his home turf today, earning the first World Cup title of the 2010 season in Mooloolaba. Kahlefeldt finished just ten seconds ahead of Great Britain’s Stuart Hayes, who put... |

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Australia secures spots for Youth Olympics

Australia secures spots for Youth Olympics

25/01/10 - The Australian duo of Ellie Salthouse and Michael Gosman finished on top of the podium at the Oceania Youth Olympic Qualifier in Canberra and secured a position for Australia on the start line in Singapore... |

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A Year In the Life of James Seear

A Year In the Life of James Seear

20/11/09 - James Seear started the 2009 year as a little known Australian under 23, but finished it as a world championship silver medallist and u23 rankings winner. As one of the bright young hopes for Triathlon... |

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Life Membership for Bonham and Hinton

19/11/09 - Ken Bonham and Brian Hinton were both awarded with Life Membership of Triathlon Australia. Bonham, was the former President whilst Hinton was an ITU board member and organiser of the recent Perth ITU Triathlon... |

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Exclusive Video: Courtney Atkinson

Exclusive Video: Courtney Atkinson

17/11/09 - Our third Exclusive Video of the series looks at the incredible relationship between Courtney Atkinson and the Japanese island of Ishigaki, the location of the longest standing ITU Triathlon World Cup. Having... |

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Moffatt and Walton Recognised by AIS

Moffatt and Walton Recognised by AIS

16/11/09 - Australian Minister for Sport Kate Ellis has announced Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship winner Emma Moffatt and swimmer Brenton Rickard as the 2009 Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Athletes of... |

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Top Moment: Moffatt vs Snowsill

Top Moment: Moffatt vs Snowsill

13/11/09 - Welcome to the second of ITU’s 2009 Top Moments, as each Friday we take a look back and bring you exclusive footage from the many highlights from the past season. At the end of the series we’ll ask you the... |

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Top Moment: Moffatt vs Snowsill

Top Moment: Moffatt vs Snowsill

13/11/09 - Welcome to the second of ITU’s 2009 Top Moments, as each Friday we take a look back and bring you exclusive footage from the many highlights from the past season. At the end of the series we’ll ask you the... |

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Moffatt Up For Australian Sports Performer Awards

Moffatt Up For Australian Sports Performer Awards

03/11/09 - Australia’s 2009 Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship winner, Emma Moffatt, is in the running for the prestigious Sports Performer of the Year Award which is voted for the by the general... |

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In Profile: Bill Chaffey, Australia

In Profile: Bill Chaffey, Australia

15/10/09 - On this week’s paratriathlon feature we talk to Bill Chaffey from Australia. Having qualified for a long distance event, just five days before competition he was hit by a truck. This year he finished first at... |

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Craig Alexander Backs ITU Champs

Craig Alexander Backs ITU Champs

07/10/09 - Australian elite triathlete Craig Alexander ‘Crowie’ is hoping to toe the line at the 2009 ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships which will be held in Perth at the end of October as he looks to... |

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Aussies Head Age Group Medal Tables

Aussies Head Age Group Medal Tables

23/09/09 - They may not have topped the elite medal table, but Australia’s age group triathletes certainly did the green and gold proud as they capped off a stunning championships with 66 age group medals. With 29... |

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Final Preparations for Gold Coast

Final Preparations for Gold Coast

19/08/09 - Gold Coast Event Update – 18th August 2009 With only 25 days until the first event of the Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championships, this event update is a must read for all competitors, spectators... |

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Aussies Struck By Injury Woes

Aussies Struck By Injury Woes

18/08/09 - With just three weeks to go until the Dextro Energy Triathlon – ITU World Championship Grand Final on Australia’s Gold Coast, the host nation’s best athletes are not having it all their own way with a... |

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There’s more than just racing…

There’s more than just racing…

22/07/09 - While you are busy training and preparing for the upcoming World Championships we are also busy making sure this will be an event experience of a lifetime, on and off the course for you, your friends, family... |

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Gold Coast on Schedule

Gold Coast on Schedule

25/05/09 - The organizing committee for the 2009 Gold Coast Dextro Energy Triathlon - ITU World Championship Grand Final are pleased to advise that everything is on schedule and that we are working hard not to just... |

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Perth Long Distance Championships

Perth Long Distance Championships

24/01/09 - Triathlon Australia issued its first e-newsletter for the 2009 Perth ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships.  This will be produced monthly, featuring news snippets and updates as the event counts down... |

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Gold Coast World Champs Update

Gold Coast World Champs Update

08/12/08 - 2009 Gold Coast ITU Triathlon World Championships September 9-13, Gold Coast, Australia Venue The Southport Broadwater Parklands (Event Headquarters) is currently undergoing a $32-million redevelopment which... |

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Gold Coast World Champs Update

Gold Coast World Champs Update

08/12/08 - Gold Coast 2009 Update 2009 Gold Coast ITU Triathlon World Championships Event Planning Update November 2008 Venue The Southport Broadwater Parklands (Event Headquarters) is currently undergoing a $32-million... |

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Perth Long Distance World Champs

Perth Long Distance World Champs

04/12/08 - A designated website for the 2009 ITU Long Distance Triathlon World Championships is now up and running, courtesy of Triathlon Australia. It contains race and entry information, accommodation details and things... |

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Financial Transition sees Triathlon Australia well placed

Financial Transition sees Triathlon Australia well placed

30/10/08 - Triathlon Australia has continued to build on its solid foundation of profits over the last three years, with a consolidated net operating profit of $188,593 tabled at its annual general meeting. Outgoing... |

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Aussie High Performance Director

Aussie High Performance Director

16/10/08 - The Australian Institute of Sport, in partnership with Triathlon Australia, are seeking the services of a suitably qualified person to lead the national high performance program in preparation for the London... |

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Australians named for Beijing

Australians named for Beijing

18/04/08 - Triathlon Australia has today announced the six athletes who have been chosen as part of the Nomination Team for Triathlon for Australia for the 2008 Olympic Games. The athletes include: WOMEN Emma... |

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2009 World Champs Dates Announced

2009 World Champs Dates Announced

28/02/08 - The dates for the 2009 Gold Coast ITU Triathlon World Championships have been confirmed.  The six day program will commence on Tuesday September 8th and finish on Sunday September 13th. South East Queensland... |

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Triathlon Australia Award Winners

Triathlon Australia Award Winners

18/02/08 - Australian stars, Emma Moffatt, Brad Kahlefeldt, Emma Snowsill and Brendan Sexton, have all been named Triathlon Australias 2007 Award Winners at a presentation held this past weekend at Hobart City Hall. The... |

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Snowsill wins national sports award.

Snowsill wins national sports award.

23/02/07 - Tambin texto en espaol.  World Champion Emma Snowsill‘s stellar year soared to new heights this week when she took the highest honour in her country at the Australian Sports Awards in Melbourne. The 25-year-old... |

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Australia honours top triathletes.

Australia honours top triathletes.

19/02/07 - También texto en español. Triathlon Australia has honoured Brad Kahlefeldt and Emma Snowsill for their outstanding 2006 seasons at an awards function in Hobart. Both triathletes capped their seasons with top... |

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Kahlefeldt receives top sports award.

Kahlefeldt receives top sports award.

14/02/07 - También texto en español. Brad Kahlefeldt has been awarded the prestigious title of New South Wales Athlete of the Year at the NSW Annual Sports Awards gala at Waterfront Convention Centre in Bicentennial... |

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Travel Details for Mooloolaba

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Canberra LD Triathlon World Champ Bike course change

26/08/06 - The LOC for the 2006 Canberra LD Triathlon World Championships have upgraded the bike leg of the event, set for November 19th, to become a spectator friendly, four-lap ride of a superb undulating course over... |

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Canberra LD Triathlon Worlds Logo updatge…

26/08/06 - The LOC for the 2006 Canberra LD Triathlon World Championship in Australia this November have updated the event logo to include the latest colour changes for ITU branding. The new logo reflects the new orange... |

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Mooloolaba - Athlete Update

Mooloolaba - Athlete Update

21/03/06 - The 2006 Mooloolaba ITU World Cup is only days away and we would like to update you on some information that you will need to know.  The team at USM Events would like to welcome you to Mooloolaba and help to... |

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Listen to the Loretta Harrop Interview

Listen to the Loretta Harrop Interview

16/02/06 - Listen to the interview with Loretta Harrop on her future in the sport after she announced at a press conference in Brisbane, Australia that she has withdrawn from the 2006 Commonwealth Games as she and her... |

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ENTRIES CLOSE THIS FRIDAY

07/02/06 - Reminder that entries close on Friday 10th February @ 5pm.  After this time a late entry fee of an additional $50 will apply until Tuesday 14th February @ 5pm. We will not be accepting late entries after 14th... |

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CONGRATULATIONS – Kerry Stubbs

07/02/06 - A big congratulation to our race director Kerry Stubbs on winning Sports Administrator of the Year award at the Tasmanian Sports Awards last Friday night. The award is in recognition of the long hours Kerry has... |

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Race update from Hobart

Race update from Hobart

01/02/06 - Things are starting to gather momentum here for the race on Sunday 19th February. The race is set to be a cracker and I just wanted to give you a bit of an update on some changes that have been made by the... |

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Oceania Title for Olympic Venue

18/01/06 - The 2006 ITU Oceania Under 23 Championships will be be held at the Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith on the 29th January 2006, set in the pristine Olympic venue built for the Sydney Games of 2000.... |

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2006 ITU HOBART OCEANIA CUP TRIATHLON

2006 ITU HOBART OCEANIA CUP TRIATHLON

17/01/06 - The 2006 ITU Hobart Oceania Cup Triathlon looks set to attract another world class field. A number of Commonwealth Games athletes will be using Hobart as part of their preparation for Melbourne. They will be... |

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New Role for Jackie Fairweather (Gallagher)

New Role for Jackie Fairweather (Gallagher)

25/10/05 - Phil Borgeaud, of the Australian Sport Council writes, I am pleased to announce that Jackie Fairweather will soon join the Innovation and Best Practice team to take up the position of Senior Sports Consultant,... |

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World Champions head Aussie CWG Team

World Champions head Aussie CWG Team

16/10/05 - Six triathletes have the honour of being the first competitors confirmed to represent Australia at the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games. The Australian Commonwealth Games Association and Triathlon Australia... |

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Luxford and Don Win CWG Test Event

Luxford and Don Win CWG Test Event

15/10/05 - Melbourne, Australia: Annabel Luxford of Australia and Tim Don of Great Britian continued to dominate the Triathlon world with wins at the Commonwealth Games Triathlon test event in Melbourne, Australia.... |

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Updated Start lists for ITU Mooloolaba World Cup

Updated Start lists for ITU Mooloolaba World Cup

29/04/05 - Updated starts lists are now available for the 2005 ITU Mooloolaba cup. Full   event details are also avaiable.   Click   here for to view event page. Newsletter – Tuesday 26th April, 2005 The 2005... |

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VIS Triathlon Head Coach

13/04/05 - The Victorian Institute of Sport, in conjunction with Triathlon Victoria and Triathlon Australia, is seeking applications for the position of VIS Head Triathlon Coach, to oversee the VIS Triathlon Program,... |

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Live Coverage from Mooloolaba

Live Coverage from Mooloolaba

10/04/05 - Updated start lists are available and correct as of Saturday 30 April. Live coverage begins at 10.30 local time tomorrow. 01.30 London. 20:30 New York. To launch live coverage either go to the mooloolaba... |

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ITU Oceania Regional Championship

ITU Oceania Regional Championship

09/03/05 - All Star line up for ITU Oceania Regional Olympic Distance Championships at Geelong! The Australian Olympic Distance Championships to be held at Geelong on March 27 has attracted a top class elite field... |

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