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Alex Yee and Beth Potter Crowned First ESports Triathlon World Champions

Triathlon history has been made in Singapore today with British stars Beth Potter and Alex Yee taking the first ever esport triathlon World Championship titles. However, the British pair did not have it all their own way in the heat,…

Kristian Blummenfelt wins IRONMAN World Championship To Add To Olympic Gold in Triathlon

Following a two-year hiatus, the IRONMAN World Championship returned with the 2021 Intermountain Healthcare IRONMAN® World Championship presented by Utah Sports Commission. The 2021 edition of the event took place in St. George, Utah becoming the first location to host the…

Daniela Ryf Wins Fifth IRONMAN World Championship Crown

Daniella Ryf battled to win her fifth IRONMAN World Championship crown recently held in Utah, USA. Following a two-year hiatus, the 2021 Intermountain Healthcare IRONMAN® World Championship became the first location to host the event outside of Hawai`i since its origins…

6 Malaysian Athletes Will Debut at Triathlon and Duathlon in 2022 SEA Games

Malaysia will be proudly represented by two teams of athletes in the Triathlon and Duathlon, at the 31st SEA Games in Vietnam. The team representing the Malaysia Triathlon Association (MTA) will be in Hanoi for the triathlon race on 14th…

Beth Potter Dominates, Aurelien Raphael Shocks Rivals at Arena Games Triathlon World Championship Series Opener

Beth Potter and Aurelien Raphael victorious as the race to become the first esports triathlon World Champions begins in Munich Veteran French triathlete Aurelien Raphael produced a fairytale performance to secure the biggest win of his career in a race…

Asia Welcomes New Triathlon Race – IRONMAN 70.3 Puerto Princesa

IRONMAN announced today that Asia is adding a brand new IRONMAN 70.3 triathlon to its race calendar, with Puerto Princesa in Philippines. The inaugural IRONMAN® 70.3® Puerto Princesa triathlon is set to be held on Sunday, 13 November 2022, with…

Tour de France Debuts L’Étape Malaysia in June 2022

Avid cyclists in Malaysia can finally get their chance to experience cycling in a Tour De France with the first-ever L’Étape Malaysia scheduled on 4 June 2022, less than three months away! Dubbed “The World’s Greatest Amateur Cycling Event”, L’Étape…

Cycle For Cancer 1100km From Sandakan To Sibu on 15-24 July

With travel restrictions easing and borders reopening internationally, it is time to wipe dust off the luggages and plan for cycling trips again. Moreover, a positive outcome of the pandemic is that the public is generally becoming more conscious. Evidently,…

A New Place to Race Triathlon – IRONMAN 70.3 TASMANIA

IRONMAN has announced the newest addition to the IRONMAN 70.3 Oceania triathlon calendar based in the Australian island state of Tasmania. The inaugural IRONMAN® 70.3® Tasmania triathlon is set to be held on Sunday 5 February 2023, with athletes from…

The Kona Files Part 1: “Hole In The Head”

In 1978, a group of like-minded friends and former-colleagues from the armed forces had a breakfast discussion. The question posed was: Who would be considered the fittest athlete? Was it the cyclist, open-water swimmer, or marathoner? So, they set up…