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Murray starts season with podium place

Richard Murray in action this past weekend in the WTS Abu Dhabi. Racing against Mario Mola and Luis Vincent. Credit: ITU/Janos Schmidt

Richard Murray started the 2015 World Triathlon Series in great fashion by not only earning a spot on the winner’s podium, but also seeing some of that much wanted improvement in his swimming discipline. Murray finished the WTS Abu Dhabi sprint race in 52 minutes and 50 seconds. Mario Mola from Spain won in a time of 52.32 and Frenchman ...

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Richard ready to race

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The 2015 World Triathlon Series will start with a bang this Saturday when the first WTS race in Abu Dhabi will be decided over sprint distances. With only half the distances of an Olympic distance race the action will be even faster and more furious than usual. It will be Richard Murray’s fist race of the season. And after leaving South ...

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Debruin and Schut claim gold at 10th Midlands Ultra

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A beautiful morning at Midmar Dam greeted the 600 athletes, with no rain insight after constant rain the previous week. The cooler water temperature ensured that wetsuits were used for both events, while the competitors took on the 600m and 1.9km swim courses. 350 athletes in the Sprint race scrambled for the front, with Rory Kaletsch exiting the water first ...

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Ironman SA 2015 – Some questions you can ask yourself!

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Ironman is a beast and you beat it down with months of dedication, training and top end gear. The reality is that a myriad of small things can rob you of the opportunity to kill the beast on race day. Getting your fitness in place takes centre stage during the months of preparation, and smaller issues that can cause devastation on race day sometimes ...

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Ventum signs South African professional triathlete Kyle Buckingham

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By Ventum. Miami Beach, Fla., – Feb. 25, 2015 – Kyle Buckingham, the 2014 IRONMAN Lake Placid Champion and 2013 IRONMAN Age Group World Champion (Kona) is the third professional triathlete signed and announced by Ventum. Buckingham entered his first triathlon in 2009 and turned pro in 2014. Buckingham hails from Port Elizabeth, South Africa, where he finished second at the ...

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Marias, Duffy crowned Totalsports Xterra South African Champion

Stuart Marais in action on the day.  PHOTO CREDIT:  Volume Photography

Tension was rife in Grabouw on Sunday, 22 February 2015 when close to 800 eager sports enthusiasts lined up to partake in the multisport event of the year, the TOTALSPORTS XTERRA South African Championship presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT. Forming part of the XTERRA World Tour, competitors stood the chance to qualify for the world championship final in Hawaii later this ...

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Lord, Preen crowned champions at Totalsports Xterra Grabouw Lite

Seen here:  Michael Lord in action on the day.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

Just over 1200 multi-sport athletes and outdoor enthusiasts flocked to the picturesque Grabouw Country Club on Saturday, 21 February 2015 to partake in the adrenalin pumping TOTALSPORTS XTERRA Lite presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT. Michael Lord proved to be in a league of his own claiming victory in the men’s race in a mind-blowing time of 01 hour 13 minutes 54 seconds, ...

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Endless action at Totalsports Xterra kids race Grabouw

Seen here:  Junior XTERRA Warriors in action on the day.  Photo Credit:  Volume Photography

The Grabouw Country club was buzzing with excitement on Friday, 20 February 2015 when just under 300 junior XTERRA Warriors toed the line to follow in the footsteps of their sporting heroes by taking part in the much anticipated Totalsports XTERRA KIDS presented by REHIDRAT® SPORT. According to Nicola Collins, Event Manager, the excitement grows each year at the XTERRA Kids ...

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