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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…

World Triathlon Powerman Long Distance Duathlon Championships Zofingen Approved for 3 September

World Triathlon Executive Board met virtually to continue working on the preparations for the 2022 Season, and also approved the new members for the Sustainability Commission. The new event added to the 2022 calendar is the 2022 World Triathlon Powerman…

IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship qualifying slots up for grabs in July

Athletes around the globe will continue to have a shot at qualifying for the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in the IRONMAN® Virtual Racing™ (VR™) Series in July and August. Spanning from July 10-12 to August 28-30, the IRONMAN VR Championship Series…

IRONMAN launches Virtual Racing Championship Series

IRONMAN has announced the IRONMAN® Virtual Racing™ (VR™) Championship Series over four weeks for the age-group competition. Athletes will be competing for an opportunity to race in the 2020 edition of the IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship with a total of…

Emma Pallant and Arnaud Guilloux Wins Narrowly in IRONMAN VR Pro Challenge

The fourth edition of the IRONMAN® VR™ Pro Challenge saw four professional women compete Saturday and four professional men compete Sunday on the IRONMAN 5150 Boulder 40 km bike course. It was Emma Pallant of the United Kingdom winning the…

Doctor Juggles Between Hospital Work and Virtual Races

A 5am indoor bike ride at home, followed by a 45-minute transition time to commute to the hospital to continue with a run on the treadmill. When the going gets tough, the tough – Dr. Lynn Azura Md Sham gets…

Jesper Svensson, Lisa Norden Outshine Rivals in IRONMAN VR3 Pro Challenge

In the third editition of the IRONMAN® VR™ Pro Challenge, four men and four women raced in their gender categories respectively on the virtual bike course and going head-to-head in a sprint distance race simulation. Jesper Svensson of Sweden and…

Sam Long and Lauren Brandon Victorious in IRONMAN VR2 Pro Challenge

  The second edition of the IRONMAN® VR™ Pro Challenge on the virtual bike course and then in a 5150® Olympic distance race simulation continued over the consecutive weekend. In the professional category, Americans Sam Long and Lauren Brendon took…

Is It Easier to Race a Virtual Duathlon Indoors?

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues its wrath on the human race, we still find ourselves confined indoors. Alas, the race must go on with IRONMAN’s Virtual Race 2 (IMVR2) after the success of the inaugural one, although it didn’t go…

Would You Race A Virtual Duathlon In Lockdown?

The world of racing has come to a complete halt in this COVID-19 pandemic, rendering every athlete’s training over the last few months useless. Or so we thought. In celebration of the IRONMAN Virtual Club launch, the IRONMAN brand launched…