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.
If it isn’t one it’s the other” said a spectator after Jonathan Brownlee won the ITU World Triathlon Series race in Madrid, a race won the previous three years by his brother Alistair.
EC Sartrouville retain the men’s French Grand Prix series title after yet another win, with Poissy Triathlon taking the women’s.
Alistair Brownlee wins triathlon’s 2011 ITU World Championship Series Grand Final in Beijing, China to take series title with brother Jonathan Brownlee’s third place in the race enough to secure him the runners up place in the series overall.
Helen Jenkins takes second place in the women’s grand final to give her the women’s overall series title.
With one year to go the Brownlee brothers take first and third in the mens race and Helen Jenkins wins the women’s race on the prospective course for the 2012 Olympic Games triathlon in London, Great Britain.
Another Brownlee one-two with team mate Mario Mola taking fifth gives Sartrouville their third victory in three races to keep them at the top of the men’s French Grand Prix series table.
In the women’s race Emma Moffatt’s win with 7th and 10th places for Sarah Groff and Anja Dittmer gives Charelville Tri Ardennes their first victory of the season keeping them in second place behind Poissy.
Brownlee brothers take first and second at European Triathlon Championships in Pontevedra, Spain after Gomez has eventful swim and then develops cramp.
Paula Findlay takes second world championship series title of the year and a Brownlee brothers one-two pushes Javier Gomez into third place at the men’s ITU World Championships Series triathlon in Madrid, Spain.
Brownlee brothers 1-2 with Javier Gomez finishing fourth in Dunkerque gives Sartrouville their second victory of the French Grand Prix triathlon series. Poissy’s Andrea Hewitt outsprints Charleville Tri Ardenne’s Emma Moffatt to win the womens race and lead her team to their second victory of the series.
Alistair Brownlee put aside the disappointment of the opening World Championship Series race in Sydney to record his first win of the year in a time of 55:49 at the opening round of the French Grand Prix triathlon series in Nice, France. With his Sartrouville team mates, younger brother Jonathan and their World Championship Series rival Javier Gomez, taking the second and third places the team also made a promising start to retaining the Division 1 team title.
Javier Gomez wins men’s race with Jonathan Brownlee taking silver after Alistair Brownlee slipped and injured himself on the third lap of the run having been with the lead pack throughout the race.
Paula Findlay holds off Barbara Riveros Diaz to take womens title in a time of 02:01:21 with current series champion Emma Moffatt finishing in 13th.
Britain’s men and Australia’s women dominated the racing at the 2010 Dextro Energy ITU World Triathlon Championship Grand Final in Budapest, Hungary.