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# Triathlon

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# tokyo 2020
Ireland's Hayes finishes 23rd after impressive performance in gruelling triathlon
Flora Duffy won Bermuda’s first-ever Olympic gold medal in the event.
# Ticket To Tokyo
White and Hayes will fly the flag for Ireland's triathlon team at the Olympics
The two athletes had their ticket to Tokyo confirmed this afternoon.
# Triathlon
Ireland's Carolyn Hayes claims silver medal at Triathlon World Cup in Lisbon
Career-best performance takes Hayes one step closer to Olympic qualification.
# life after the olympics
'You don't walk into an 80 grand job... That's a hard thing for an athlete to take'
In part three of our series, Olympian Gavin Noble discusses his transition away from high-level sport.
# Disaster
British duo disqualified from Olympic qualification race for crossing line together
Jess Learmonth and Georgia Taylor-Brown won’t be doing this again.
# 2020 vision
'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.
# pain
'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.
# making a change
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.
# Podium finish
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.
# Endurance
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.
# huphup
'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.
# Follow Journeys
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.
# Follow Journeys
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.
# Training
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.
Man dies attempting to swim the English Channel
Douglas Waymark was taking part in the Enduroman triathlon.
# Waving the white flag
'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.
# o brother where art thou
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.
# Stag Party
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
Aileen Reid finishes 21st in the Olympic triathlon
American Gwen Jorgensen pulled away on the run to take gold.
# Brothers in Arms
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.
# getting it straight
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.
# Triple Threat
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
National triathlon wins for Tighe and Mintern at the Hell of the West
There was a big crowd out to support the athletes.
# Road to Rio
'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.
# ... tri tri again
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.
# A Day in the Life
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.
French Olympian, 31, dies suddenly in sleep
Laurent Vidal finished fifth in the men’s triathlon in the London Olympic Games.
# Back To The Future
'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.
# Say Cheese
9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport
All the action from a different angle.
# Kent
Body found in search for man who went missing during triathlon swim
Paul Gallihawk was competing in his first triathlon.
# Ironman
'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.
# Fitness
3 cool outdoor fitness events to try this summer
Why not make the most of the good weather?
# Baku
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.
# Fitness
Three very simple ways to make you (even) faster at triathlons
Triathlon Ireland High Performance coach Lynne Algar on her top Tri- tips.
# triathlon 101
The ultimate beginner’s guide to taking up Triathlon
Here’s everything you need to know to get on the road. Or water.
Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges?
Endurance challenges are becoming more commonplace, but what are we trying to prove?
# give it a tri
10 steps to help you get through your first triathlon
If you’re serious about performing well across three disciplines come this way.
# Interview
‘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.
# endurance challenge
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.
# Interview
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.