Tag Archives: World Triathlon Series

Murray shows fighting spirit

With his third place at the World Triathlon Series Grand Finale at Chicago South African triathlete Richard Murray ended the season fourth in the overall World Triathlon rankings. Mario Mola won WTS Chicago and with his second place, Javier Gomez (also from Spain) won his fifth consecutive World Champion title. Mola’s winning time for the 1.5km-swim, 40km-cycle and 10km-run was 1 ...

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Murray wins second WTS race

He had to wait for two seasons, but the wait was worth every second when South African triathlete Richard Murray won his second World Triathlon Series race with his victory in Edmonton, Canada on Sunday. Murray won the sprint race in 53 minutes and 19 seconds. Spain’s Javier Gomez was second and Mario Mola (also Spain) third. This was Murray’s second WTS victory after ...

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​Murray’s awesome run London-highlight

Richard Murray ran the 5km run leg at the WTS London on Sunday in a blistering 14 minutes and 12 seconds. The fastest run on the day by some 20 seconds. Murray finished fifth in the race in an overall time of 51:01 for the sprint distance triathlon. Olympic champion Alistair Brownlee won the race in 50:39. The running route ...

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Reigning Olympic champion set to open his season in Cape Town

His brother is the inform athlete in the World Triathlon Series at present, but in the absence of Jonathan older brother Alistair Brownlee will be flying the family flag at the Discovery Cape World Triathlon on Sunday. While Jonathan has won two of the three races in the World Triathlon Series thus far, Cape Town will be Alistair’s first World ...

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Richard ready to race

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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