#Olympic triathlon


Media Boat Blocks Triathlon Racers, Forcing An Unusual Restart In Tokyo

The racers stood ready, primed to dive into Tokyo Bay to start the men's Olympic triathlon. A camera aboard a media boat captured the moment as the start time neared — and unfortunately, it kept capturing the moment after the official start signal blared. Roughly half of the 51 competitors sprang into the water, but the rest were blocked from diving in by the position of the boat, forcing an unusual false start.
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Colorado's Morgan Pearson finishes 42nd in Olympic men's triathlon

TOKYO – Early Monday morning in Odaiba Marine Park, horns wailed as boats ushered a portion of the 51-man field back to the start of the men’s triathlon. A rare false start meant a do-over on a morning where the sun was already high at 6:30 a.m., the air temperature was 80 degrees, and the water was an even hotter 84.
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Olympic Games Triathlon: Women’s start list, bib numbers

The women’s triathlon at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games should be a terrific race, well worth the year wait caused by the COVID pandemic. A galaxy of stars will assemble on the start line, bidding to take gold in the biggest sports show on earth. Great Britain will send Jess...
Washington Post

What to know about triathlon at the Tokyo Olympics

As the coronavirus pandemic delayed the 2020 Olympics and caused major disruptions to racing events for more than a year, triathletes across the globe had to adjust — sometimes drastically — to new training and competition schedules ahead of the rescheduled Tokyo Games in late July. While there will be...
The Guardian

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Magic Monday for Team GB, volleyball and more – live!

The BBC is showing highlights of the women’s street skateboarding. It’s new, I know, but I don’t think there’s an Olympic sport I’m more bewildered by. The least good Olympic discipline, or is it just me? Anyway, just 45 minutes before we get some actual live sport!. “I think Jonathan...

Olympic Games Triathlon: Men’s start list and bib numbers

The Olympic Games triathlon action gets under way early on Monday in Tokyo with the men battling for gold in the Japanese capital. More than 50 stars will line up in a bid to become the 2020 champion (or 2021, whatever you prefer), with Jonathan Brownlee and Alex Yee representing Great Britain.

How to watch Triathlon at Olympics 2020: key dates, free live stream and more

As if being an Olympic master of one sport wasn’t enough, athletes competing in the gruelling discipline of triathlon need to be skilled at three. A challenging sport combining demanding exercises, triathlon requires competitors to complete a 1,500m swim, a 40km bike ride, and a 10km run - and all back-to-back, with no breaks. And you're in the right place to see how to watch an Olympics Triathlon live stream - and where you can see it for free!

How to watch triathlon at the Tokyo Olympics

Katie Zaferes, Summer Rappaport, Taylor Knibb, Morgan Pearson and Kevin McDowell will represent the U.S. in Tokyo, and the triathlon action begins Sunday, July 25 for U.S. viewers. Here's your guide for how to watch the triathlon competition. When are the Olympic triathlon events?. Remember these dates: Sunday, July 25,...

Olympic Games Triathlon: The leading men racing for Tokyo gold

Not long to go now. On Sunday night – July 25, 2021 (that’s the UK time, you can see the full schedules on our how to watch feature) – the men will line up for the first of three triathlon races at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. There will be...
NBC New York

Tokyo Olympics: NJ Triathlon Competitor Has Memory of Brother As Motivation

For one New Jersey native competing in the Tokyo Olympics, the games will be bittersweet. Morgan Pearson had envisioned the moment he would qualify for the Olympic triathlon for years -- but it was a moment that earlier in the race looked as if might have slipped away. Pearson had fallen behind the lead pack after what he said was a bad transition, and said he tried not to think about it too much -- especially after falling short in 2016 and missing the Rio Olympics.

Olympic Triathlon Results

1. Kristian Blummenfelt, Norway (18:04, 27; 56:19, 17; 29:34, 1), 1:45:04. 2. Alex Yee, Britain (18:09, 32; 56:17, 14; 29:44, 2), 1:45:15. 3. Hayden Wilde, New Zealand (18:17, 37; 56:07, 8; 29:52, 3), 1:45:24. 4. Marten van Riel, Belgium (17:45, 6; 56:37, 32; 30:21, 4), 1:45:52. 5. Jonathan Brownlee, Britain...