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The Giant Guide to the XTERRA Asia Pacific Tour

The Giant Guide to the XTERRA Asia Pacific Tour | DirtTRI Magazine

From the jungles of Japan, to the world class single track of New Zealand, to the pristine beaches of Saipan and Thailand, the XTERRA Asia Pacific Tour will treat athletes to spectacular venues and offer unique challenges around every turn. There are seven races on the docket for 2017. We pulled …

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XTERRA Returns to Australia for 2017/2018 Season

XTERRA Returns to Australia for 2017/2018 Season Photo: XTERRA

Over the years, Australians, similar to triathletes around the globe, have regularly made remarks that it is hard to be a dedicated “off-road only” triathlete due to the lack of events in their region. There may be a couple races close by, but to create a full season, athletes would have to …

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Climate Change: Training in the Cold, Racing in the Heat

Josiah Middaugh - Climate Change - Training in the cold, racing in the heat

With the XTERRA Asia-Pacific Tour kicking off in tropical Saipan this weekend, many athletes will be making the shift from cold, winter climates, to warm ones for race day. To help you prepare for that climate change, we reached out to top age group athlete recently turned pro, Kelli Montgomery. Kelli …

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XTERRA Triathlete Saves a Life at Florida Event

Triathlete Saves a Life Photo: Clermont Draft Legal Challenge - Vantage Point Aerials, LLC.

When the weather takes a turn for the worse, open water swimming can become quite dangerous. Luckily for one female participant in last weekends U25 Elite Development Race in Clermont, Florida, fellow collegiate athlete Greg Schott, didn’t hesitate when the situation became dire. During the swim leg of the women’s draft …

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Malaysia Malee Run Workout by Bradley Weiss

Bradley Weiss - Run Workout for XTERRA Malaysia

Sandy flat beaches. Steep loose climbs. Off camber rocky hillsides. Smooth flowing single track. The terrain you will encounter on the run leg of an off-road triathlon is anything but predictable. To be a solid off-road racer, it’s important to have a balanced amount of skills in order to handle all …

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Off-Road Triathlon Resurging in Portland

Off Road Triathlon Portland. Photo ride oregon ride

Off-road triathlons are returning to the Portland area in 2017. Thanks to PRS Fit, XTERRA PDX is making a comeback on August 12th. One month earlier on July 9th, the Hagg Lake Multi-sport Festival, produced by Why Events, will feature three new off-road races – a sprint triathlon, sprint duathlon, and …

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Murray, Duffy crowned Fedhealth XTERRA South Africa Champions

XTERRA South Africa Duffy Murray

Olympians Richard Murray (South Africa) and Flora Duffy (Bermuda) claimed the coveted men’s and women’s Champions title at the 2017 Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship in Grabouw on Saturday, 25 February 2017. Men’s Race Murray’s victory didn’t come easy, having been caught up in a game of cat and mouse …

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Duffy Going for 4th XTERRA South African Championship Title

Photo: Tobias Ginsberg

Via NewSport Media: Reigning XTERRA World Champion, Flora Duffy (Bermuda) will return to the picturesque Grabouw Country Club on Saturday, 25 February 2017 to defend her South African Champion title at the largest XTERRA in the world, the Fedhealth XTERRA South African Championship. According to Duffy, she’ll definitely be going …

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