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Ironman, wary of speedskins, place pros on notice

: Space exists between USA Triathlon's posture toward "speedskins" in non-wetsuit-legal swims and WTC's opinion of them. They're legal for use in Ironman, but just barely, and perhaps not for long.

New drafting rule for 2007 Ford Ironman World Championships

: Many pro triathletes have been pushing for a change in the drafting regulations and the WTC seems to have listened to them.

2008 BG Triathlon World Cup races

: The ITU announced a provisional list of 2008 BG Triathlon World Cup races

Stoltz and Whitmore win XTERRA USA Championships

: Results from the 2007 XTERRA USA Championships in Lake Tahoe, NV.

Bjorn Anderson to race on Quintana Roo

: At Interbike it was announced that Swedish Ueberbiker Bjorn Anderson will be racing as a Quintana Roo athlete in 2008 and 2009.

Fuji's parent buys Kestrel

: The parent company of Fuji Bicycles has purchased legendary triathlon brand Kestrel.

Medal winner at age group Worlds admits cheating

: A 70 year old German man apparently has to return his silver medal from the 2007 World Championships after he admitted to short cutting both the bike and the run course.

Galindez and Stewart win Ironman 70.3 Cancun

: Oscar Galindez (ARG) and Tyler Stewart (USA) won the 2007 Ironman 70.3 Cancun event. Galindez proved to be the strongest runner among the men, and Stewart used her bike prowess on her way to victory.

2007 Ironman World Championships Kona start list

: Who is racing in Kona this October under which bib number? Check it out here.

Floyd Landis test upheld in arbitration

: The positive Floyd Landis synthetic testosterone test was upheld by the arbitrators today.

No more Ironman 70.3 Baja

: The WTC announced today that Baja, Mexico will not be home to an Ironman 70.3 event in 2008.

Lebrun and Dibens win 2007 XTERRA UK

: Nicolas Lebrun (FRA) used his vast experience and savvy to win XTERRA UK 2007, while Julie Dibens (UK) utilized a great swim and knowledge of the course to win the women's race.

Gomez dominant in Beijing

: Javier Gomez (ESP) won the 2007 BG Triathlon World Cup in Beijing and Jarrod Shoemaker (USA) earned his ticket to the 2008 Olympic Games.

Benny Vansteelant dies at age 30

: We are sad to report that Belgian Duathlon star Benny Vansteelant died at age 30 today.

Fernandes on fire in Beijing

: New world champion Vanessa Fernandes (POR) had a convincing win at the Beijing BG Triathlon World Cup. Laura Bennett (USA) finished 3rd and as the top American garnered a spot on the US Olympic Team.

2007 BG Triathlon World Cup Beijing preview

: This weekend’s BG Triathlon World Cup Beijing is the official test event for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games and many countries are using the event for their selection process.

One more 70.3 event for the USA

: The WTC adds 70.3 Boise Idaho to their calendar for 2008.

Bennett and Snowsill win 2007 LA Triathlon

: Results from the 2007 Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Triathlon

Perez and Louison take charge in Monaco

: Results from the 2007 Monaco 70.3 race

Plata and Lavelle take care of business at Pacific Grove

: Results from the 2007 Triathlon at Pacific Grove

Wasle and Batelier victorious at XTERRA Germany 2007

: Franky Batelier (FRA) finally climbed to the very top of the podium after two 2nd place finishes at previous XTERRA races. In the women’s race Carina Wasle (AUT) proved to be too strong for her ...

Fernandes finally does it

: Portuguese phenom Vanessa Fernandes won the 2007 Hamburg BG Triathlon World Championships and thus earned the first world title in triathlon for Portugal

Twelsiek and Ferguson fly at Ironman Wisconsin 2007

: Maik Twelsiek of Germany won the 2007 Ironman Wisconsin and with it grabbed his first Ironman title. New Zealand's Gina Ferguson won the women's race in a course record-breaking 9:37:03 and with it ...

Unger stuns the triathlon world

: Daniel Unger of the host nation Germany stunned most triathlon experts and most likely himself as he won the BG 2007 ITU Triathlon World Championships in front of roughly 300,000 rabid fans.

Interbike to get robust competition in 2007

: In a move certain to shake up the manufacturing and retail marketplace Eurobike, the top European bicycle trade show, is establishing in the United States a competitive alternative to Interbike, ...

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