2012 Races

  • Record-Breaking Year At Ffit Conwy Llandudno Sea Triathlon

    1st July 2013

    The fifth Ffit Conwy Llandudno Sea Triathlon took place at the weekend with a record breaking field The 1,200 places for the standard and the sprint distance race were sold out by middle of February, proving the ever growing popularity…

  • Durty Events Winter Duathlon Series

    27th November 2012

    Durty Events’ Winter Duathlon Series kicks off on 2 December. Durty Events’ award-winning team are gearing up for the Winter Duathlon Series’ opening event, which is being staged for the first time at Bowhill House and Country Estate, Selkirk, in…

  • WTC Cancel Ironman 70.3 Laguna Phuket

    6th November 2012

    World Triathlon Corporation have announced they will discontinue Ironman 70.3 Laguna Phuket after the 2012 race next month. In a statement, the WTC said: “Although Ironman has enjoyed its partnership with Laguna Phuket, the race’s small scale and inability to…

  • ITU World Championships: Age-Group Diary Part 3

    1st November 2012

    The final instalment of Jules Richards’ antipodean experiences at the ITU World Championships. Jules had an amazing time at the 2012 ITU World Championships So, a few days have passed since the ITU Triathlon World Championships, although with the amount…

  • Paterson And Gomez Win Xterra World Championship

    29th October 2012

    Lesley Paterson successfully defends Xterra world title while Gomez finds his feet off road. Scotland’s Lesley Paterson put in a spectacular performance in Maui, Hawaii, at the Xterra World Championships to claim back to back titles, while Spain’s Javier Gomez,…

  • Cave And Bozzone Win Ironman 70.3 Miami

    29th October 2012

    Britain’s Leanda Cave and New Zealand’s Terenzo Bozzone take the 70.3 titles in Miami. Last year’s late season proved fruitful for Leanda Cave and judging by her winning performance at Ironman 70.3 Miami last weekend, she seems to be holding…

  • ITU Grand Final Round-up

    23rd October 2012

    We highlight British efforts at last weekend’s Barfoot & Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final. Non Stanford took a well-deserved under 23 world title (Photo: Triathlon.org | Janos Schmidt : ITU) The Barfoot & Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final held in…

  • Haug Wins In Auckland, Norden Takes World Title

    22nd October 2012

    Germany’s Anne Haug wins in dramatic style while Sweden’s Lisa Norden secures the 2012 ITU world title. Lisa Norden took the 2012 world title at the end of a long, tough season (Photo: Triathlon.org | Delly Carr / ITU) While…

  • ITU World Championships: Age-Group Diary Part 2

    22nd October 2012

    Jules Richards is out in Auckland for the triathlon world championships – here he recollects his pre-race experiences. Jules proudly representing his country at the 2012 ITU World Championships I can’t believe how time has flown out here! As it…

  • Kona Women’s Race: Ultimate Race Report

    17th October 2012

    Britain’s Leanda cave takes the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. The women’s race in Kona saw the return of Caroline Steffen, who with a greatly improved run and in the absence of Chrissie Wellington, was one of the strong…