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Triathlete Barbara Warren suffers broken neck

: The San Diego Union-Tribune reported today that endurance athlete Barbara Warren of San Diego suffered a broken neck Saturday while competing in the Santa Barbara Triathlon.

Hayes and Lavelle on top in Chicago

: Stuart Hayes won the 2008 Accenture Chicago Triathlon despite having to deal with a severely swollen knee the night before. A super fast bike split helped Becky Lavelle take charge of the women's ...

Rhodes and Granger claim 2008 Ironman Canada

: Australiaís Belinda Granger and New Zealandís Bryan Rhodes both won the 26th Ironman Canada titles with strong bike splits Sunday on the classic Penticton, British Columbia course.

Live interview with Olympic silver medalist Simon Whitfield on Slowtwitch

: On Thursday 08/21 at 8pm Eastern, 5pm Pacific time, Olympic silver medal winner Simon Whitfield from Canada will be live on slowtwitch.com to answer a few questions about the event, his training and ...

Upstart Frodeno outkicks the Whitfield Time Machine to snatch Olympic Gold

: When all the shouting at Shinsanling Reservoir was over, a surprise longshot German outkicked a triathlon murderer's row to take gold in the Olympic men's triathlon.

Emma the Great: Triathlonís Mighty Mite Eclipses All Resistance at Beijing

: It came first, and was very much unlike the menís electric, exciting, adrenaline-rich Olympic four-man duel that would take place a day later.

Potts and Wellington rule Timberman 70.3

: In what may have been a small preview of the 2008 Ironman World Championships, Andy Potts and Chrissie Wellington ruled impressive fields at the 2008 Timberman 70.3 triathlon festival.

Johannessen and Gowans win 2008 Norseman

: ōyvind Johannessen won the 2008 Norseman Extreme Triathlon in Norway and battled a tough course and an unhappy stomach along the way. Jenny Gowans was the first woman to finish the event.

Al-Sultan and Berasategui superb in Germany

: Faris Al-Sultan led the 2008 Ironman 70.3 Germany from start to finish and held off hard charging Enrico Degasperi. Virginia Berastagui won the women's race and thus defended her 2007 title.

Thompson and Zeiger win 5430 Triathlon

: Simon Thompson won the 2008 edition of the 5430 Long Course Triathlon with a fantastic closing run. Tim O'Donnell and Brian Fleischmann rounded out the podium. Joanna Zeiger ruled supreme in the ...

Vanhoenacker and Granger win in Antwerp

: Marino Vanhoenacker ruled the 2008 Ironman 70.3 Antwerp and with it repeated his win from 2007. Belinda Granger was victorious in the women's race.

Legh and Kehr win 2008 Steelhead "Duathlon"

: The 2008 Whirlpool Steelhead 70.3 triathlon was turned into a duathlon because of very wavy and choppy waters and Chris Legh and Gina Kehr were able to run away with the titles of this altered event. ...

Wellington rules Alpe d'Huez Triathlon

: Chrissie Wellington ruled the 2008 Alpe d'Huez Triathlon with her second place overall finish. Only Brasilian Pro Marcus Ornellas was faster than the 2007 Ironman World Champion on the 2.2k swim, ...

Alexander and Carfrae victorious in Newfoundland

: Craig Alexander won the highly competitive 2008 Ironman 70.3 Newfoundland and held off Richie Cunningham and Chris Legh. Mirinda Carfrae had a dominating performance in the women's race.

Reed and Naeth win Boulder Peak

: US Olympian Matty Reed won the 2008 Boulder Peak triathlon in record time and under extremely hot conditions. The women's race was won by Canadian Angela Naeth who is racing her first season as a pro.

Bell and Handel on top in Racine

: Luke Bell won the 2008 Spirit of Racine triathlon and showed that he is clearly coming back into form. Kelly Handel took the women's title as she ran away from her competition in the final half ...

Bennett and Blatchford victorious in the Big Apple

: Greg Bennett won his fourth consecutive NYC triathlon on Sunday July 20th, while Liz Blatchford took her first. NYC was the second stop on the Lifetime Fitness series.

Bozzone and Zeiger rule Vineman

: Terenzo Bozzone won the 2008 Vineman 70.3 in a course record time of 3:49:40 and Craig Alexander and Steve Larsen rounded out the podium. The women's race was won by Joanna Zeiger who held off a ...

Pontano and Shea-Kenney rule rainy Ironman Lake Placid

: Francisco Pontano (ESP) won the 2008 Ironman Lake Placid despite the hard raining condition. Caitlin Shea-Kenney (USA) was the surprise winner in the women's race thanks in part to her amazing sub 3 ...

Rana and Spirig suberb in KitzbŁhel

: Ivan Rana (ESP) won the final ITU World Cup prior to the Olympics and narrowly held off Kris Gemmell (NZL) and Sven Riederer (SUI). Nicola Spirig (SUI) was victorious in the women's race and lead ...

2 runners die during Zugspitz Extrem-Berglauf

: A sudden weather change with sub freezing temperatures caught the participants at the 8th Annual International Zugspitz Extrem-Berglauf by surprise and 2 runners ended up dead seemingly from exposure ...

Galindez and Bentley victorious in Rhode Island

: Oscar Galindez (BRA) used a monster bike split to capture the 2008 Ironman 70.3 Rhode Island. Lisa Bentley (CAN) had to chase down long time leader Andrea Fisher (USA) to win the women's race.

Swiss rule Ironman Switzerland

: Ronnie Schildknecht (SUI) won the 2008 Ironman Switzerland thanks in part to his 4:27:43 bike split. In the women's race it was Sybille Matter (SUI) who proved to be too strong for her competition.

Vanhoenacker and Wallenhorst rule Ironman Austria

: Marino Vanhoenacker (BEL) dominated the 2008 Ironman Austria and thus grabbed his consecutive 3rd Ironman Austria title. The women's crown was taken by Sandra Wallenhorst (GER) who briefly held the ...

Vernay and Van Vlerken win Challenge Roth

: Ironman Australia winner Patrick Vernay (NCL) won the 2008 Quelle Challenge Roth and held of a host of tough challengers. Yvonne Van Vlerken (NED) managed a new world best time of 8:45:48 enroute to ...

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