News and articles relating to Triathlon from around the Nelson region
ITU World Triathlon Champs Elite Men 2012
Crowd favourite Kris Gemmell opened up a big lead in the cycling leg but was run down by Jonathan Brownlee and eventual race winner Javier Gomez.
ITU World Triathlon Champs U23 Women 2012
Sarissa De Vries from Holland surprised herself with a second place in the U23 women's race in Auckland, Sarissa has been based in Nelson training and competing with the local triathletes.
Haug wins in Auckland, Norden claims overall title
Fast finishing German Anne Haug took out the triathlon world series grand final in Auckland today, with Lisa Norden doing enough to wrap up the series crown.
Burgess back in the zone
Nigel Burgess shifts up a gear to win Race 3 of the 2012 Spring Duathlon Series
Rimmer pips Burgess in second spring race
There were fireworks at the front of the field in the second race of the Nelson Triathlon Club’s spring duathlon series yesterday.
Nelson Dutch Kiwi triumph in Stockholm
Nelson Triathlon Club member Maaike Caelers had one of her best-ever races in Stockholm last weekend
Burgess on track
Nigel Burgess confirmed that his world championship training is on track as he ticked off one of his stated goals, winning race one of the Nelson Tri Club’s spring series.
Triathlete Nigel Burgess
Photo shoot with triathlete Nigel Burgess who will compete in the 2012 ITU World Triathlon Series in Auckland.
Dutch leave their 'perfect' training area
A team of Nelson-based Dutch triathletes headed to Sydney today chasing Olympic qualification.
25th Edition Taylors Nelson Women's Triathlon 2012
Daylight saving did not stop a huge number of competitors taking the start line for the 25th edition of this iconic event.