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Opinion Friday: Hey ITU, Why Not Give Cross Tri Some Love?

Recently DirtTRI has had some requests from various sources to share our opinion on a few different topics. This, of course, gave us the idea to make our opinion a regular column for the DirtTRI website. Hey, we have plenty to say, why keep it behind closed doors, right? So, to …

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ITU Announce Location of 2019 Cross Triathlon World Championship

2015 ITU Cross Triathlon World Championship

The ITU have announced Pontevedra, Spain as the host city of the 2019 cross triathlon World Championship as part of the ITU Multisport World Championships Festival. Pontevedra is the home city of 2012 XTERRA World Champion and 5x ITU Triathlon World Champions, Javier Gomez. The city also boasts a deep …

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2016 Challenge Penticton Adds Cross-Triathlon

Valley First Challenge Penticton today announced changes to the 2016 event as Penticton prepares to host the ITU World Triathlon and Multisport Festival the following year. The 2016 Valley First Challenge Penticton will be run across one single distance; the world long-course championship distance of 3 km swim, 120 km …

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Outdoor Participation Trends Bode Well For Off-Road Multisport

The Outdoor Foundation has published its 2015 Outdoor Recreation Participation Topline Report and the trends look good for Off-Road Multisport. The Top Outdoor Activities for Growth over the past three years are Adventure Racing and Non-Traditional/Off-Road Triathlon, with “adventure racing” currently encompassing primarily the rapidly growing segment of obstacle course racing. Thus, …

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Cross-Triathlon Added To Hansgrohe Triathlon Konstanz

The Hansgrohe Triathlon Konstanz has announced the addition of a cross triathlon on Saturday August 22 to pair with its “City Triathlon” the following day. The cross triathlon will consist of a 1.5k swim, 36k bike and 8.5k run. The race site is on the Island of Mainau on the beautiful Lake Konstanz. …

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