London 2012 Olympic Games – Day 11 (Triathlon) – 7th August 2012

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain recovers after winning the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain recovers after winning the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

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7th August 2012 – Hyde Park, London, Great Britain

Alistair Brownlee comes back from serious injury at the start of the year to win the men’s Triathlon gold medal on home soil ahead of Spaniard Javier Gomez. Jonathan Brownlee takes bronze.

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain runs through transition to the pontoon for the start of the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain runs through transition to the pontoon for the start of the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Richard Varga (SVK) of Slovakia leads competitors to the swim exit during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon  in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Richard Varga (SVK) of Slovakia leads competitors to the swim exit during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Jonathan Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain leaves the water at the end of the swim at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon  in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Jonathan Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain leaves the water at the end of the swim at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Stuart Hayes (GBR) of Great Britain leaves the water at the end of the swim at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon  in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Stuart Hayes (GBR) of Great Britain leaves the water at the end of the swim at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Vincent Luis (FRA) of France (centre)  leaves the water at the end of the swim at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon  in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Vincent Luis (FRA) of France (centre) leaves the water at the end of the swim at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (centre, #30 in dark blue and red) rides in the lead pack during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (centre, #30 in dark blue and red) rides in the lead pack during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (left) leads the front pack during the bike at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain as his brother Jonathan Brownlee (centre), also racing for Great Britain, discovers he has a time penalty for mounting his bike to soon .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (left) leads the front pack during the bike at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain as his brother Jonathan Brownlee (centre), also racing for Great Britain, discovers he has a time penalty for mounting his bike to soon .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Stuart Hayes (GBR) of Great Britain (left) leads the front pack during the bike at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Stuart Hayes (GBR) of Great Britain (left) leads the front pack during the bike at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Ivan Vasiliev (RUS) of Russia puts on his sunglasses during the bike at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Ivan Vasiliev (RUS) of Russia puts on his sunglasses during the bike at the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Brazilian coach Sergio Santos (in yellow) shouts bike split times to Diogo Sclebin (BRA) of Brazil (left) during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park in London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Brazilian coach Sergio Santos (in yellow) shouts bike split times to Diogo Sclebin (BRA) of Brazil (left) during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park in London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (left) leads Javier Gomez (ESP) of Spain (right) past spectators on the banks of The Serpentine during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (left) leads Javier Gomez (ESP) of Spain (right) past spectators on the banks of The Serpentine during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (right) leads the front pack of Jonathan Brownlee, also of Great Britain (left) and Javier Gomez (ESP) of Spain (centre) through transition for the start of the second run lap during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (right) leads the front pack of Jonathan Brownlee, also of Great Britain (left) and Javier Gomez (ESP) of Spain (centre) through transition for the start of the second run lap during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (right) leads Javier Gomez (ESP) of Spain (left) through transition for the start of the fourth run lap during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (right) leads Javier Gomez (ESP) of Spain (left) through transition for the start of the fourth run lap during the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain wins the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain wins the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (right) is congratulated on his victory by his brother, bronze medalist Jonathan Brownlee (left) after the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park in London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Alistair Brownlee (GBR) of Great Britain (right) is congratulated on his victory by his brother, bronze medalist Jonathan Brownlee (left) after the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park in London, Great Britain (PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Maik Petzold (GER) of Germany (left) and Brad Kahlefeldt (AUS) of Australia (right) help each other to the finish line at the end of the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park in London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Maik Petzold (GER) of Germany (left) and Brad Kahlefeldt (AUS) of Australia (right) help each other to the finish line at the end of the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park in London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Richard Varga (SVK) of Slovakia recovers after finishing the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW) (NIGEL FARROW/(C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

07 AUG 2012 - LONDON, GBR - Richard Varga (SVK) of Slovakia recovers after finishing the men's London 2012 Olympic Games Triathlon in Hyde Park, London, Great Britain .(PHOTO (C) 2012 NIGEL FARROW)

RESULT
1. Alistair Brownlee (GBR) 1:46:25 +0:00
2. Javier Gomez (ESP) 1:46:36 +0:11
3. Jonathan Brownlee (GBR) 1:46:56 +0:31


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