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# triathlon - Thursday 15 August, 2019

British duo disqualified from Olympic qualification race for crossing line together

Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown won’t be doing this again.

# triathlon - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'I was watching these girls on TV this time last year. Suddenly, you're up on the podium beside them'

It’s been a remarkable rise to the top for leading Irish triathlete Carolyn Hayes, whose Olympic dream is well and truly alive.

# triathlon - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying'

Eileen Ring reflects on a difficult few years after a life-altering incident in November 2013.

# triathlon - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Chasing Kona: From 60-a-day smoker to elite Ironman

Dubliner Rob Cummins gave up smoking at 27 and rose to the top of one of the world’s toughest endurance sports.

# triathlon - Sunday 2 September, 2018

World Cup silver for Ireland as White produces career-best performance

The 26-year-old becomes just the third Irish triathlete to achieve a World Cup podium finish.

# triathlon - Friday 10 August, 2018

Quiz: Can you guess which of these celebrities have completed a triathlon?

We test your knowledge on the well-known personalities who have pushed themselves to the limit.

# triathlon - Saturday 7 July, 2018

'I never like to use that word sacrifice. It's a choice'

Former Olympian Gavin Noble is part of the duo behind HupHup, a coaching team hoping to help Irish athletes reach an elite level.

# triathlon - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Getting fitted! The kit you need when training for your first triathlon, and what you don't need

We got some expert advice from Rob Cummins out at Wheelworx.

# triathlon - Saturday 19 May, 2018

A million questions without any reassuring answers - the first step into the unknown

As Ryan Bailey begins his fitness journey, former triathlete Bryan Keane is on hand to offer some expert advice.

# triathlon - Friday 11 May, 2018

Training for a triathlon? Here's a 5-step stretching routine to help with the cycling leg

Muscle pulls are a disaster and this will help you avoid them.

# triathlon - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

From Man dies attempting to swim the English Channel RIP

Man dies attempting to swim the English Channel

Douglas Waymark was taking part in the Enduroman triathlon.

# triathlon - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

'I'm a fighter, but this fight got me' - Irish Olympian Reid calls time on her career

The triathlete has announced she is retiring from the sport due to injuries.

# triathlon - Monday 19 September, 2016

WATCH: Jonny Brownlee dragged to finish by brother Alastair in dramatic World Triathlon finale

After Jonny Brownlee’s legs gave out with 700m left, Alastair Bronwlee made sure his brother reached the finish in Mexico.

# triathlon - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Triathlete who was knocked off bike by Phoenix Park stag qualifies for World Championships

Shane O’Reilly is nursing a badly bruised shoulder but he received some good news today.

# triathlon - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Aileen Reid finishes 21st in the Olympic triathlon

American Gwen Jorgensen pulled away on the run to take gold.

# triathlon - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Gold and silver for Brownlee brothers in men's triathlon as Keane finishes in 40th

Alistair had six seconds to spare over his younger brother Jonathan on a challenging Rio course.

People 'aren't aware' how tough it is to get to the Olympics, so we asked an Olympian

Triathlete Gavin Noble recalls how much work goes into making it to an Olympic Games.

# triathlon - Saturday 16 July, 2016

17-year-old Edgar storms to national sprint distance triathlon title

Carolyn Hayes dug deep to defend her title in the women’s race.

# triathlon - Saturday 25 June, 2016

National triathlon wins for Tighe and Mintern at the Hell of the West

There was a big crowd out to support the athletes.

# triathlon - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

'I've learnt to deal with those situations. If something is said or written I don't get as upset by it'

After the heartbreak of London, Aileen Reid believes she’s better equipped to deal with the pressure of an Olympic Games in Rio.

# triathlon - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Cork's Bryan Keane seals his first Olympic triathlon spot with strong finish in Japan

A horrible injury prevented him from making the grade for London, but he carved his way up to 20th today with a powerful run.

# triathlon - Monday 1 February, 2016

Swim, run and cycle - what does it take to be a professional triathlete?

Russell White is one of Ireland’s leading triathletes and his daily routine is, as you would expect, strenuous.

# triathlon - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

French Olympian, 31, dies suddenly in sleep RIP

French Olympian, 31, dies suddenly in sleep

Laurent Vidal finished fifth in the men’s triathlon in the London Olympic Games.

# triathlon - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

'Now was the time to do it': Triathlon star Reid making one big change ahead of the Olympics

Reid, 33, is going back to the way things used to be.

# triathlon - Sunday 4 October, 2015

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport Say Cheese This post contains images

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport

All the action from a different angle.

# triathlon - Monday 31 August, 2015

From Body found in search for man who went missing during triathlon swim Kent

Body found in search for man who went missing during triathlon swim

Paul Gallihawk was competing in his first triathlon.

# triathlon - Saturday 8 August, 2015

'It will be special' - the biggest endurance race in the world is in Dublin this weekend

2,600 athletes from all over the world will be on the start line for Ironman 70.3 Dublin on Sunday morning.

# triathlon - Saturday 27 June, 2015

3 cool outdoor fitness events to try this summer

Why not make the most of the good weather?

# triathlon - Saturday 13 June, 2015

Ireland's Aileen Reid got a 'reality check' at the European Games today

The Derry woman fell in to a chasing pack that didn’t want to chase Olympic champ Nicola Sprig.

# triathlon - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Three very simple ways to make you (even) faster at triathlons

Triathlon Ireland High Performance coach Lynne Algar on her top Tri- tips.

# triathlon - Saturday 8 November, 2014

The ultimate beginner’s guide to taking up Triathlon

Here’s everything you need to know to get on the road. Or water.

# triathlon - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges? Endurance

Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges?

Endurance challenges are becoming more commonplace, but what are we trying to prove?

# triathlon - Sunday 14 September, 2014

10 steps to help you get through your first triathlon

If you’re serious about performing well across three disciplines come this way.

‘I was unemployed and triathlon was the only thing I had’

We chat to Irish-based Czech athlete Tamara Maxantova about competing in the World Championships next month.

# triathlon - Monday 28 July, 2014

Two Cork men embarking on 2,068km triathlon around Ireland to raise cancer research funds

James Colbert and Sean Buckley were spurred into action following the sad passing of John Buckley, Sean’s father.

# triathlon - Sunday 18 May, 2014

How triathlon participation in Ireland grew by 120% in 5 years

Scott Graham tells us about the success of this increasingly popular activity and his hopes for its future.

# triathlon - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Triathlon: Reid into World Series top 10 after strong finish in Japan Yokohama This post contains videos

Triathlon: Reid into World Series top 10 after strong finish in Japan

Meanwhile, Bryan Keane ended up well short of Britain’s Jonathan Brownlee in the men’s race.

# triathlon - Monday 6 May, 2013

9 alternative sports to try out this summer

With the sun shining, there’s no excuse not to get out and try something new.

# triathlon - Saturday 2 March, 2013

'I wanted to be that person, standing in the ring' - Aileen Reid on inspirational Katie Taylor

The Northern Irish triathlete has her sights firmly set on medal glory at Rio 2016.

# triathlon - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Bronze for Ireland at Junior World Triathlon Championships

Con Doherty adds a World Championship bronze to his National Junior championship.

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