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ITU 2020 World Triathlon Series Schedule

ITU 2020 World Triathlon Series Schedule

The ITU 2020 Season calendar has been released, one that will see the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, along with 7 World Triathlon Series to crown the World Champions at the Edmonton Grand Final and 15 World Cups. “I am absolutely thrilled with the new calendar, it’s a perfect mix between new additions to our portfolio of events, classic... Read more of this article

Report: Triathlon Contributed $4.7M To GDP

Report: Triathlon Contributed $4.7M To GDP

This year’s MS Amlin World Triathlon Series [WTS] event in Bermuda “generated an estimated $4.7 million for the island’s economy, along with another $9.3 million in projected future tourism,” according to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers [PwC]. “The April 28 event—one of three annual International Triathlon Union [ITU] World... Read more of this article

Volunteers Win With World Triathlon Bermuda

Volunteers Win With World Triathlon Bermuda

Bermuda’s MS Amlin World Triathlon Series event in 2020 is already off to a great start with more than 100 residents already signed up to volunteer. World Triathlon Bermuda ran a promotion inviting the community to sign up as volunteers early for the April 18, 2020 race, offering great prizes from the event’s volunteer sponsor, PwC Bermuda. Those... Read more of this article

BDA Supports Team Ladybugs To Continue

BDA Supports Team Ladybugs To Continue

A father and daughter team from the UK who entered this year’s MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda, continue to inspire the Bermuda community. Stephan and Chloe Couture, who race as ‘Team Ladybugs’ as a disabled team, competed in the Sprint Distance individual triathlon event. Chloe, at 13 has severe Cerebral Palsy and her dad, Stephan pulls her... Read more of this article

BTA: More Accessible To People With Disabilities

BTA: More Accessible To People With Disabilities

A working group of diverse Bermudians brought together by the National Tourism Plan is developing a strategy to make Bermuda more accessible to people with disabilities. The goal is to release the strategy to the public this fall and motivate the country to execute it in time for the World Triathlon Grand Final in October 2021. The two-year deadline... Read more of this article

Photo Set #3: World Triathlon Bermuda Races

Photo Set #3: World Triathlon Bermuda Races

The World Triathlon Festival Weekend was held with the three day event involving an opening ceremony, RenaissanceRe Kids Duathlon, amateur age group races, plus the male and female elite races which featured some of the world’s top professional triathletes from different countries. A total of 35 troops from the Royal Bermuda Regiment provided security... Read more of this article

Regiment Provide Support At World Triathlon

Regiment Provide Support At World Triathlon

Soldiers swung into action yesterday [April 28] to help an international triathlon competition go without a hitch. A total of 35 troops from the Royal Bermuda Regiment provided security and acted as marshals around the MS Amlin World Triathlon competition based in Hamilton. The RBR also provided extra safety on the water with two vessels from Boat Troop... Read more of this article

Photo Set #2: World Triathlon Bermuda Races

Photo Set #2: World Triathlon Bermuda Races

The World Triathlon Festival Weekend was held with the three day event involving an opening ceremony, RenaissanceRe Kids Duathlon, amateur age group races, plus the male and female elite races which featured some of the world’s top professional triathletes from different countries. France’s Dorian Coninix finished first in the Elite Men’s... Read more of this article

Photos: WTS BDA Amateur Age Group Races

Photos: WTS BDA Amateur Age Group Races

The World Triathlon Bermuda Amateur Age Group races got underway this morning [April 27] with staggered starts throughout the morning. The Elite Men’s Race started after 1.00pm and saw France’s Dorian Coninx finish first in 1:50:36, which also sets a new record on the Bermuda course. The Elite Women’s Race started shortly after 4.00pm and... Read more of this article

World Triathlon Festival Kids Duathlon Results

World Triathlon Festival Kids Duathlon Results

A total of 146 youngsters took to the course for the 2019 RenaissanceRe Kids Duathlon along Front Street in Hamilton, as part of this weekend’s World Triathlon Festival. In the 7-8 Age Group Division Max Parry crossed the line first in a time of 7:37, while the first female was the 8th place finisher Zaylee Lawrence who was clocked at 9:26. Harris... Read more of this article

Live Video/Updates: World Triathlon Bermuda

Live Video/Updates: World Triathlon Bermuda

[Updating] The World Triathlon Festival Weekend got underway this week, with the three day event involving an opening ceremony, kids race, amateur race, plus the elite race which will feature some of the world’s top professional triathletes from different countries. Update: The live broadcast of the amateur portion has concluded and the replay is... Read more of this article

Video: WTS Elite Athlete Press Conference

Video: WTS Elite Athlete Press Conference

The World Triathlon Bermuda Elite Athlete press conference is being held this afternoon [April 26] with local official speaking, as well as elite athletes: Javier Gomez Noya [ESP], Casper Stornes [NOR], Katie Zaferes [USA] and Flora Duffy [BER]. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below.Update: The live... Read more of this article

Triathlon Racing: Four Tips From Flora Duffy

Triathlon Racing: Four Tips From Flora Duffy

They always say it is the little things that separate the great athletes from the rest, and ahead of Saturday’s MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda, Flora Duffy has some last-minute advice for the race for her fellow age-group competitors. Injury means the Commonwealth Games medal-winner and defending WTS Bermuda elite women’s champion will... Read more of this article