Sunday, 9 February 2014
Dodds and Samuels defeat International fields at Pegasus
Tony Dodds and Nicky Samuels proved too strong for international fields at the Oceania Super Sprint Cup at Pegasus today in the latest round of the .
Friday, 7 February 2014
International triathletes and age groupers sprint at Pegasus
Pegasus plays host to the latest round of the .kiwi Tri Series this Sunday and it is racing with a difference in New Zealand this summer as triathletes race over the super sprint heat and finals format in both age group and elite categories.
Tuesday, 4 February 2014
Davison looks to home race to make another impression
Tom Davison has made headlines in recent weeks with an astonishing third in the recent cycling road nationals on a notoriously difficult course in Christchurch, generating plenty of coverage about the Christchurch native’s prowess on the bike.
Monday, 3 February 2014
Under 23 athletes shine in open elite company
Cooper Rand took out the ITU Oceania U23 Sprint Triathlon championship at Kinloch yesterday, winning by just 8 seconds from Dan Hoy (Auckland) and Jay Wallwork (Auckland).
Sunday, 2 February 2014
Young New Zealand triathletes take out Oceania mixed team relay
A young New Zealand team took out the ITU Oceania Mixed Team Relay Triathlon title at Kinloch today, backing up after a recent win in Penrith at a round of the Australian Junior Series in January.
Saturday, 1 February 2014
Sissons takes out Oceania title in Kiwi One-Two at Kinloch
Ryan Sissons (Auckland) and Tony Dodds (Wanaka) finished one-two at the ITU Oceania Sprint Triathlon Championships in Kinloch today, with the .
Corbidge races to Oceania Triathlon title at Kinloch
Sophie Corbidge (Auckland) added the open elite title to her 2013 U23 win when taking out the ITU Oceania Sprint Triathlon Championships at Kinloch today at the latest round of the .
Thursday, 30 January 2014
Strong international field lines up at Oceania Sprint Champs in Kinloch
The Oceania Sprint Triathlon Championships at Kinloch on the shores of Lake Taupo will be amongst the toughest races ever held in New Zealand outside of ITU World Cup and World Series events, with an international field descending on the venue to take on some of New Zealand's leading triathletes in the latest round of the .kiwi Tri Series.
Wednesday, 29 January 2014
Corbidge eyes elite title at Oceania Sprint Triathlon champs
Sophie Corbidge won’t defend her Oceania U23 Sprint Triathlon title at Kinloch this weekend; instead she will race in open elite company as she continues her graduation into a higher echelon of the sport and in the process chases vital ITU ranking points.
Tuesday, 28 January 2014
Kinloch promises a great Festival of Triathlon this weekend
Kinloch on the shores of Lake Taupo will this weekend play host to a two day festival of triathlon with the latest round of the .
Sunday, 26 January 2014
Rigor battles nerves and cramp in Takapuna Triathlon
Mark Richardson took to the beach and streets of Takapuna today in his first triathlon, with the multi-faceted broadcaster racing in the .kiwi Tri Series over a super-sprint distance in beautiful conditions.
Saturday, 25 January 2014
Samuels and Sissons show class at Takapuna
Class shone through at the .kiwi Tri Series Takapuna race tonight with Ryan Sissons and Nicky Samuels winning the elite races on a stunning Auckland evening.
Wednesday, 22 January 2014
Takapuna set to buzz to the sight and sound of triathlon
The streets of Takapuna will once again be abuzz with the sights and sounds of triathletes this Friday night and Saturday morning as the .kiwi Tri Series comes to town and brings with it a mix of some of the world's best and the next generation of New Zealand talent and the weekend warriors out for a great triathlon experience.
Friday, 17 January 2014
Sissons and Samuels confirm entry for Takapuna .Kiwi Series
The Takapuna round of the .kiwi Tri Series on Auckland Anniversary Weekend just received a great shot in the arm with news that world number 13 Ryan Sissons and world number 14 Nicky Samuels will take to the super sprint (500m swim, 16km bike, 4.6km run) course on Friday January 24th.
Tuesday, 14 January 2014
Port Taranaki throws support behind ITU Triathlon World Cup
It is full steam ahead for the ITU World Cup Sprint Triathlon in New Plymouth next March, with news today that the Port Taranaki has joined forces as naming rights partner to this significant international sporting event.
Monday, 13 January 2014
New Zealand team victorious at Australian Junior Triathlon
New Zealand enjoyed success at the Australian Junior Sprint Triathlon series in Penrith over the weekend, with the group of young triathletes banking some invaluable experience and winning the mixed team relay event on the Sunday for good measure.
Wednesday, 8 January 2014
Young triathletes to race in Australia
Following a series of talent ID camps and the Triathlon Youth Festival in Auckland in December 2013, Triathlon New Zealand has selected 11 young triathletes to compete in Penrith at the Australian Junior Sprint Tri this weekend.
Saturday, 4 January 2014
Brown adds to legendary status with win number ten at iconic NZ Triathlon
In a result befitting the 25th Anniversary celebrations for the Port of Tauranga Half triathlon, New Zealand's greatest ever endurance athlete made it an incredible ten victories with 41 year old Cameron Brown turning back the clock to yet again stand atop the podium at the iconic event at the base of The Mount.
Friday, 3 January 2014
Petrie and Bowyer in first up .Kiwi Tri Series victories
Alexi Petrie (Auckland) held on from a fast finishing Kieran McPherson (Matamata) to win the Trophy event at the Whangamata round of the .
Sunday, 29 December 2013
Whangamata set to welcome triathletes into the New Year
Round two of the .kiwi Tri Series takes place in the holiday town of Whangamata on the Coromandel Peninsula on Friday January 3rd, an event that boasts a proud and long history.
Saturday, 28 December 2013
Scottish triathlete brings her class to Port of Tauranga Half
Well performed international triathlete Catriona (pr: Katrina) Morrison is taking time out from the cold of the northern hemisphere and will line up on January 4th alongside great friend and rival Jo Lawn at the Port of Tauranga Half triathlon.
Friday, 20 December 2013
Carter and Tanner address Triathlon Youth Festival
Olympic gold medallist Hamish Carter joined fellow Olympian Debbie Tanner as an official Ambassador to Triathlon New Zealand's National Talent Programme (NTP), attending day two of the Youth Academy Festival to address over 60 young prospects in Auckland today.
Thursday, 19 December 2013
Carter addreses 62 budding young triathlon prospects
Olympic gold medallist Hamish Carter has joined fellow Olympian Debbie Tanner as an official Ambassador to Triathlon New Zealand's National Talent Programme (NTP) and will attend a two day Youth Academy Festival to address over 60 young prospects in Auckland this week.
Monday, 16 December 2013
O'Grady secures top honours Taupo Half
Graham O’Grady successfully defended his Taupo half ironman title leading throughout to win the 1.9km swim, 90km bike and 21.1km run by eight minutes in 4h 0m 28s.
Tuesday, 10 December 2013
Paralympic swim star enjoys a tri
Two of New Zealand’s leading paratri athletes took part in the sprint race at the Craigs Investment Partners Tinman at Mount Maunganui on Sunday, the first event in the .
Monday, 9 December 2013
.kiwi Series underway with Craigs Investment Partners Tinman
Graham O'Grady defended his Craigs Investment Partners Tinman triathlon title in imperious fashion on Saturday, winning comfortably from Kieran McPherson while a new name emerged on the honours role in the women's race with Leah Stanley equally impressive in her first serious tilt at the sport for the former top level rower.
Friday, 6 December 2013
Dislocated shoulder no barrier at Tinman this weekend
Ever heard of the one arm paper hanger? Well, how about the triathlete who will this weekend look to overcome a serious shoulder injury and line up in the Craigs Investment Partners Tinman Triathlon at Mount Maunganui?
Tri NZ High Performance gets specialized in bike partnership
Just days after announcing a new five year partner to the sport in .kiwi, Triathlon New Zealand has unveiled a new partner to the High Performance Programme (HPP) with Specialized Bicycles joining forces with New Zealand's leading triathletes.
Tuesday, 3 December 2013
Mount ready to host opening .Kiwi Tri Series Event
The .kiwi Tri Series gets underway at Mount Maunganui this weekend (Sunday) with the traditional season opening Craigs Investment Partners Tinman launching a new look and yet familiar series of triathlons that engage participants througho
Monday, 2 December 2013
Game changing internet innovator partners with Tri NZ
Triathlon New Zealand launched the new summer national Tri Series at a function in Auckland today, unveiling a new 5 year naming rights partner that is not only new to the sport of triathlon, but new to the global marketplace and one that is set to revolutionise the way New Zealanders view and use the internet.