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Abu Dhabi Triathlon Women’s Preview with Caroline Steffen and Christie Sym

The women's field is headed by Julie Dibens, Leanda Cave and last year's fastest runner at Abu Dhabi and the runner up in the 2010 Hawaii Ironman World Championship Caroline Steffen. Australian Christie Sym will be hoping to be right up there with these women. Trizone spoke to Steffen and Sym about their thoughts on the race this weekend and what they will be doing next in 2011.
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Abu Dhabi Triathlon Men’s Preview – Triathlon’s Hottest Field outside of Kona

Abu Dhabi International Triathlon has the hottest field outside of the Hawaii Ironman World Championship (or maybe even equal to in the men's side). This is a who's who of the top long course athletes in the world. In its second running those who stayed away last year have obviously thought that it is not a one hit wonder and the lure of the prize purse is just too much for most. Trizone spoke to Josh Rix, Tim Berkel, Matty White, Paul Ambrose, Joe Gambles and Kiwi Graham O'Grady in the lead up to this exciting new and very rich international triathlon.
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Craig Alexander and Chris McCormack to go Head to Head in Abu Dhabi International Triathlon

Ironman world champions and legends of triathlon - Australia's Chris ‘Macca' McCormack and Craig ‘Crowie' Alexander - have both thrown their hats in the ring for next month's Abu Dhabi International Triathlon, as they look to go head-to-head for the lion's share of the US$250,000 prize purse. And with the fearsome twosome having dominated the Hawaii Ironman for the past four years, with McCormack winning in 2010 and 2007 and Alexander in 2008 and 2009, the chasing elite field will need to be in superlative form to tame the energy-infused Antipodeans.
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