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Duffy Withdraws From PTO 2020 Championship

Duffy Withdraws From PTO 2020 Championship

Flora Duffy has withdrawn from the Professional Triathletes Organization [PTO] 2020 Championship, which is set to be held in Daytona Beach, Florida in December. Duffy, a multiple time world champion, posted the image below on Instagram and said, “New bike, new bars, new kit, new fit but no race. For a few reasons, I have decided to pull out of the... Read more of this article

Duffy Tied For #1 In World Triathlon Rankings

Duffy Tied For #1 In World Triathlon Rankings

The final World Triathlon season rankings have been released, with Bermuda’s Flora Duffy – along with Britain’s Georgia Taylor-Brown – tied for the top position in the Elite Women’s Division. The World Triathlon website said, “A truncated World Triathlon season came to a close in Valencia, Spain, where the fourth World Cup... Read more of this article

Tyler Smith Finishes 32nd In Triathlon In Spain

Tyler Smith Finishes 32nd In Triathlon In Spain

Tyler Smith finished 32nd at the Valencia ITU Triathlon World Cup in Spain, with the Bermudian triathlete completing the 750m swim, 20K bike, and 5K run in a time of 53:12. Vincent Luis claimed the last victory of the World Triathlon season with a time of 50:22, double Olympic gold medalist Alistair Brownlee was second in 50:25, while Belgian Jelle... Read more of this article

Duffy & Smith To Compete In Valencia World Cup

Duffy & Smith To Compete In Valencia World Cup

Bermudian triathletes Tyler Smith and Flora Duffy are set to compete in the Valencia ITU Triathlon World Cup that will take place on November 7th-8th in Spain. Smith will take to the line in a Men’s Elite field of 57 competitors, while Duffy will compete in a field of 33 Elite Women. The competition will begin with a 750m swim, which will be followed... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Host 2021 World Triathlon Sprint

Bermuda To Host 2021 World Triathlon Sprint

Bermuda will host the 2021 World Triathlon Sprint & Relay Championships in October 2021, the Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] announced. A BTA spokesperson said, “The three-day, multiple-championships programme, to be staged in the City of Hamilton, will include a brand new event—Supersprint racing for the Elite World Championships—along... Read more of this article

Duffy & Smith Set For Valencia World Cup

Duffy & Smith Set For Valencia World Cup

Valencia will host the rescheduled Triathlon World Cup on November 7, with both Flora Duffy and Tyler Smith set to compete. In her last outing, Duffy won the Arzachena World Cup Gold Women’s Elite race with an incredible display on the tough Sardinian course. Smith finished in the top half of the 64 Men’s Arzachena World Cup Gold Elite race field,... Read more of this article

Tommy Marshall & Ashley Couper Win Triathlon

Tommy Marshall & Ashley Couper Win Triathlon

Tommy Marshall and Ashley Couper raced to victory on the Butterfield National Triathlon Championships this weekend. Marshall was clocked across the line in a time of 1:04:19, Corey Brunton was second stopping the clock in a time of 1:04:35 and Geoff Smith finished third with a time of 1:04:44. Couper was 5th overall stopping the clock in a time of 1:05:14,... Read more of this article

Triathlon: Smith Finishes 22nd In Barcelona

Triathlon: Smith Finishes 22nd In Barcelona

Tyler Smith recently competed in the 2020 Barcelona ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup in Barcelona, Spain, finishing in 22nd position. Smith covered the distance in a time of 56:01. Kristian Blummenfelt, who finished in second place in the inaugural World Triathlon Series event in Bermuda, clocked a winning time of 53:53. Javier Gomez Noya was second... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins 2020 Arzachena World Cup

Flora Duffy Wins 2020 Arzachena World Cup

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has claimed yet another major international title, racing to victory in the Arzachena World Cup this weekend in Italy. The triathlon.org report said, “It was one of those performances you just had to take a step back and admire as Flora Duffy took the tough Arzachena World Cup course by the neck and raced solo for an... Read more of this article

Butterfield Reflects on Ironman 70.3 Cozumel

Butterfield Reflects on Ironman 70.3 Cozumel

Tyler Butterfield reflected on his performance during the Ironman 70.3 Cozumel race. Butterfield posted on social media, “Cozumel you never disappoint! Super happy to get a racing in for 2020 and manage to get on the podium. “Huge shout out to Ironman Mexico & the Island of Cozumel for pulling off another great race and weekend with IM703 Cozumel... Read more of this article

Butterfield Finishes Second In Ironman Event

Butterfield Finishes Second In Ironman Event

Tyler Butterfield finished second while competing in the Ironman 70.3 Cozumel, with Sam Long of the U.S. edging the defending champ Butterfield by only 51 seconds. Butterfield crossed the finish line in a time of 3:43.45, which was yet another podium finish after picking up the win last year.Long put together a 12th-best 23:57 swim, a by-far race-best... Read more of this article

Duffy Wins Karlovy Vary ITU Triathlon World Cup

Duffy Wins Karlovy Vary ITU Triathlon World Cup

Bermudian triathlete Flora Duffy won the 2020 Karlovy Vary ITU Triathlon World Cup today [Sept 13] in the Czech Republic. The report on the International Triathlon Union website said, “Sunday afternoon in Karlovy Vary saw Bermuda’s Flora Duffy back on an Olympic-distance course for the first time since the Lausanne Grand Final, and putting in... Read more of this article

Flora Duffy Wins Silver Medal In World Triathlon

Flora Duffy Wins Silver Medal In World Triathlon

Bermuda’s Flora Duffy has added yet another major medal to her already impressive collection, winning the silver medal at the 2020 Hamburg Wasser World Triathlon in Germany this weekend. Photo courtesy of the organisers:The race report on the World Triathlon website said, “There may not have been any spectators course-side, but there was... Read more of this article