Tyler Mislawchuk became the first male triathlete to claim victory on the 2020 Olympic course after he won the International Triathlon Union World Olympic qualifier, which doubled as a Tokyo 2020 test event.
Comeback gold for Duffy as heat shortens Tokyo 2020 triathlon test event and ends in controversial disqualification
Bermuda’s Flora Duffy emerged victorious from a heat-affected World Triathlon Olympic qualifier, which doubled as a test event for Tokyo 2020, in the most unexpected fashion.
Organisers of this weekend's international Triathlon Union (ITU) Tokyo Paratriathlon World Cup have moved the start times forward by one hour to avoid exposing athletes to high temperatures in the region.
Triathletes will have the opportunity to inspect the conditions they could face at Tokyo 2020 during the World Olympic qualifier this week, which doubles as a test event for next year's Games.
Australian triathlete Stephen Thompson has been stripped of the age group gold medal he won at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Grand Final World Championship in Gold Coast last year after he tested positive for erythropoietin (EPO).
A series of measures designed to help protect athletes from the heat and humidity are set to be implemented at the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Olympic Qualification event in Tokyo this month.
Chengdu in China will host a mixed relay qualification event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games as part of next year's International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Triathlon Series calendar.