News for Triathlon Canada

Ottawa named as new host for 2013 ITU Duathlon World Championships

Ottawa named as new host for 2013 ITU Duathlon World Championships

24/07/12 - The International Triathlon Union (ITU) is pleased to announce that Ottawa, Canada will now act as the 2013 ITU Duathlon World Championships for Under23, Junior, Paraduathlon and Age-Group athletes, replacing... |

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Canada announces Olympic team for London 2012

Canada announces Olympic team for London 2012

12/06/12 - A group of five Canadian athletes are determined to deliver a knock-out punch when they step into the Olympic triathlon ring for the 2012 Games in London, July 27-August 12. Led by wily two-time Olympic... |

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Edmonton Junior Pan American Championship

Edmonton Junior Pan American Championship

07/01/11 - You can find the following links to the Triathlon Pan American Junior Championships Edmonton 2011 Qualification Rules: • PATCO Junior Rules The classification process includes the following... |

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Triathlon Canada Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Triathlon Canada Celebrates 25th Anniversary

01/12/10 - Olympic champion Simon Whitfield and former ITU and Triathlon Canada President Les McDonald joined Triathlon Canada and more than 100 of its community to celebrate Triathlon Canada’s 25 year anniversary at... |

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Holmes re-elected as Triathlon Canada President

Holmes re-elected as Triathlon Canada President

11/05/10 - Stephen Holmes will lead a new Board of Directors who will be counted on to play an integral role in ensuring the success of Canada’s triathletes beyond 2012. Holmes was re-elected to a new four-year term as... |

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Two-time Olympic medalist, Simon Whitfield, to lead strong Canadian team in 2010.

Two-time Olympic medalist, Simon Whitfield, to lead strong Canadian team in 2010.

20/01/10 - Canada’s high-performance triathletes are charging into the 2010 season replete with veteran leadership and podium potential. Building on one of the most successful seasons for Canada’s senior-level... |

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Whitfield Targets Cross Country

Whitfield Targets Cross Country

26/11/09 - If you can’t beat them, join them. That seems to be the motivation for Canada’s Simon Whitfield this off-season as the double Olympic medallist looks to get back on terms with Alistair Brownlee who... |

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Whitfield Starts Vancouver Torch Relay

Whitfield Starts Vancouver Torch Relay

02/11/09 - The Vancouver Winter Olympic flame began its epic 45,000-kilometre journey around Canada, as double Olympic triathlon medallist Simon Whitfield lit the torch with speed skater Catriona Le May Doan in front of... |

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Whitfield and Groves Canadian Champs

Whitfield and Groves Canadian Champs

22/08/09 - Lauren Groves and Simon Whitfield are the 2009 Kelowna ITU Triathlon Pan American Premium Cup winners and Canadian National Champions.  The two ITU stars used superior race tactics to win the national titles in... |

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Canada Set Out 2012 Plans

Canada Set Out 2012 Plans

08/06/09 - At a press conference held in Vancouver on Monday, Triathlon Canada unveiled a team who they hope can bring further Olympic medal success in 2012. The organisation has recruited an enhanced Canadian-made... |

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High Performance Director Opening

High Performance Director Opening

18/09/08 - Triathlon Canada (TC), the national governing body for the sport of triathlon and its related disciplines, is seeking a full-time High Performance Director (HPD). The HPD will lead all aspects of the... |

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Beijing Spotlight: Team Canada

Beijing Spotlight: Team Canada

17/08/08 - For the first time Canada will field a full team of three men and three women at the Olympic Games in Beijing, China.  Qualifying was finalised two months ago after the Vancouver BG Triathlon World... |

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Canadian Olympic Team Announced

Canadian Olympic Team Announced

15/06/08 - Triathlon Canada announced its Olympic team last week after the country was one of just five to secure a full men’s and women’s teams.  The men’s team is led by two-time Olympian and 2000 gold medalist... |

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World Champs Age-group Wave Times

World Champs Age-group Wave Times

04/06/08 - This week the 2008 Vancouver BG Triathlon World Championships get underway.  Months of planning, preparing and training culminate at Vancouver’s scenic English Bay and Stanley Park. All age-group sprint and... |

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World Champs Opening Ceremonies

World Champs Opening Ceremonies

31/05/08 - Less than one week to go until the 2008 Vancouver BG Triathlon World Championships and Triathlon Vancouver, the organizing committee for the event, would like to inform athletes and national federations about... |

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Vancouver Preliminary Start Lists

Vancouver Preliminary Start Lists

18/05/08 - The preliminary start lists for the 2008 BG Triathlon World Championships are now online for the following categories: - Elite women - Elite men - Under23 women - Under23 men - Junior women - Junior men Click... |

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Venue and Courses for World Champs

Venue and Courses for World Champs

02/04/08 - In case you haven’t seen them, all courses for the 2008 Vancouver BG Triathlon World Championships are available online at the event’s website, www.triathlonvancouver.com Available on the site are course... |

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Transportation

08/06/07 - Airport Transportation * All athletes entered in the Junior Nationals receive free transportaion to and from Edmonton           International Aiport. Athletes and their bikes will take the Sky Shuttle... |

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Entry Instructions

08/06/07 - 1.  All junior athletes must be entered through the ITU online entry system, by their national federations.  See www.triathlon.org under ‘About - ITU - Downloads’ for complete information on the ITU Online... |

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Visa Information

08/06/07 - Visa is required to enter Canada from many countries in the Americas.  To determine which country requires a visa please visit: http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/visas.html How to obtain a visa: Request... |

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Car and Truck Rental

04/06/07 - Driving Force is proud to sponsor the Edmonton BG Triathlon World Cup and welcomes you to take advantage of special reates. Visit our website: www.drivingforce.ca/specials-triathlon.... |

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Edmonton BG World Cup update

Edmonton BG World Cup update

02/06/07 - Just a quick reminder that free return transportation from Edmonton International Airport to the Westin Hotel or Lister Hall campus will be provided to all elite athletes by Sky Shuttle service. However, to... |

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Vancouver World Cup this weekend

Vancouver World Cup this weekend

02/06/07 - Less than one week before the western Canadian city of Vancouver comes alive when it hosts the sixth stop of the 2007 BG Triathlon World Cup series.  After races in Australia, Japan, Portugal, South Africa and... |

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Vancouver World Cup 4 weeks away

Vancouver World Cup 4 weeks away

09/05/07 - Just one month until triathlon returns to Vancouver, the first time the city will host a World Cup event since 1991, the first full year of the World Cup series.  The course is set and the city is gearing up to... |

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2008 Hotel Bookings

2008 Hotel Bookings

27/04/07 - Hotel Bookings for 2008 Vancouver BG Triathlon World Championships: A tour of the potential hotels for the 2008 Vancouver BG Triathlon World Championships is being planned for Saturday, 9 June.  If a... |

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Travel Visa

Travel Visa

27/04/07 - Do you need a visa to travel to Canada.  If yes, please contact Vanessa Topalidou at email: vanessa.topalidou@triathlon.org |

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Final World Cup triathlon in Edmonton

10/04/07 - June 24th will be the final World Cup triathlon race in Edmonton, Canada.  After eight years of hosting very successful World Cup races and with mixed emotion this will be our final race.  We are planning an... |

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Free airport transportation to the host hotel.

10/04/07 - All athletes receive complimentary return transportation with Sky Shuttle service from the Edmonton International Airport to the Westin Hotel or Lister Hall campus.  To take advantage of this offer you must... |

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Canadians will try to End 5-year Podium drought at World Championships

25/08/06 - In the 17-year history of the Triathlon World Championships only 1 Canadian has stood at the top of the podium, this year 6 elite Canadians will be trying for gold medal #2. Joanne Ritchie, from Kelowna, BC,... |

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Corner Brook loaded with past Champions

Corner Brook loaded with past Champions

15/07/06 - There are past Olympic & World Champions, 2006 multiple World Cup winners and the current world ranked number ones in both elite men and elite women competing Sunday in Corner Brook, Newfoundland.  However,... |

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Wreckhouse Entertainment Duathlon Season Opener a Success!

10/06/06 - Steady Brook, NL – On Saturday, June 10th, 56 athletes gathered in Steady Brook to kick off a summer of great multi sport events. The Wreckhouse Duathlon Season Opener allowed local athletes to dust of their... |

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Edmonton Prepares for World Cup Action

Edmonton Prepares for World Cup Action

03/06/06 - An impressive group of Olympic medallists,  World Cup winners, Olympians, Commonwealth Games winners and promising up and comers make up the start list for the 2006 Edmonton BG Triathlon World Cup on Sunday... |

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50 Days to TRI-FEST 2006!

01/06/06 - Corner Brook, NL – 50 days and counting to TRI-FEST 2006! The Corner Brook Triathlon Committee is excited to be hosting a more action packed schedule of events than ever before. Scheduled from July 21-30th,... |

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Edmonton Ready for ITU World Cup.

Edmonton Ready for ITU World Cup.

22/05/06 - Edmonton is one of the best run races on the ITU World Cup Circuit and organizers are gearing up for another great race on Sunday, July 9. Competition will be fast and fierce as the best men and women in the... |

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Canada’s full Commonwealth Games squad will race the 2006 SMF Hobart Oceania Cu

05/02/06 - Canada’s full Commonwealth Games squad will race the 2006 SMF Hobart Oceania Cup Triathlon to be held on Sunday February 19. With all Australia’s representatives set to compete and most of the New Zealand... |

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McCartney and Sweetland Dominate Canadian Junior Elite Race

McCartney and Sweetland Dominate Canadian Junior Elite Race

20/08/05 - An ideal climate greeted triathletes to the 2005 Kelowna Apple Triathlon Junior Elite Race on Saturday.  Junior Elite Triathletes swim 750M, Bike 20K and run 5K. Canada’s 2004 Junior National Champion... |

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Canadian National Championships this Weekend in Kelowna, BC

Canadian National Championships this Weekend in Kelowna, BC

13/08/05 - The National Triathlon Championships will be held this weekend at the Apple Triathlon in Kelowna, BC. On Saturday, August 20th, the Western Regional Kids of Steel Championships will take place, along with the... |

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Caledon Welcomes the World…

Caledon Welcomes the World…

28/07/05 - Caledon, ON With only four days left before the start of the 2005 HSBC ITU CALEDON PAN AMERICAN CUP TRIATHLON, organizers of the event are busy making final preparations. Athletes are now steadily arriving... |

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2005 ITU Corner Brook WC

2005 ITU Corner Brook WC

14/07/05 - Triathlon World Cup action resumes this weekend in Corner Brook, Newfoundland with one of the hilliest courses on the circuit.  A steep 250m run uphill from the swim, 2 steep hills on each of the 6 laps on the... |

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1,100 Athletes in Edmonton

1,100 Athletes in Edmonton

14/07/05 - On Saturday, July 23, over 1,100 athletes will compete in the Alberta Centennial Triathlon Festival that includes: the 2005 Edmonton International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Cup, the World Masters Games... |

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TRI-FEST 2005 is Underway!

TRI-FEST 2005 is Underway!

14/07/05 - For the next week, Corner Brook will be bustling and lively as the city celebrates TRI-FEST 2005! This week-long festival brings athletes, spectators, media and ITU personnel from around the world to beautiful... |

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Start lists available for Corner Brook

Start lists available for Corner Brook

29/06/05 - As the summer continues to heat up, Corner Brook is getting ready for TRI-FEST 2005 and now the start lists are available for the 2005 ITU Corner Brook World Cup. Go to the Corner Brook event page for full... |

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Edmonton Helps Celebrate Centennial

Edmonton Helps Celebrate Centennial

21/06/05 - The province of Alberta is celebrating its 100th birthday this year and Edmonton’s ITU World Cup Triathlon will be a part of the celebrations. Go to the Edmonton event page for full details. The Alberta... |

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Elite Athlete - Free Airport Transportation

04/06/05 - Elite Athlete - Free Airport Transportation All Elite Athletes will receive free transportation from the Edmonton International Airport to their hotel.  Sky Shuttle will provide this service, however, all... |

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Canada to Host Two ITU Americas Cups Triathlons in 2005

Canada to Host Two ITU Americas Cups Triathlons in 2005

11/01/05 - Canada will be well represented on the international triathlon scene in 2005 with the two ITU Americas Cup triathlon events plus two ITU World Cup events. These events provide invaluable athlete development... |

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