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Canada’s Paula Findlay wins opening round of the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship in Sydney

Paula Findlay won the opening round of the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship in Sydney after a tight battle on the run the saw a group of 6 women leading for most of the run. Last years race winner, Chile's Barbara Riveros Diaz was second after Findlay broke away with about 500m to go in the race. New Zealand's Andrea Hewitt was third.
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Brendan Sexton and Emma Jackson Bid for Olympic Glory Starts at Sydney Dextro Energy Triathlon

The squeeze for Olympic berths in Australia's star-studded triathlon team ensures a number of sub-plots during the opening race of the 2011 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series in Sydney. And it seems Brendan Sexton and Emma Jackson are best placed to push the established stars in the April 10 event, which marks the start of a long campaign that will determine Olympic selection for the London 2012 Olympic Games.
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Australian Women’s Dream Team – Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series in Sydney

Reigning world champion Emma Moffatt will be joined by Olympic champion Emma Snowsill and last year's rapidly emerging Under 23 world champion Emma Jackson in what will be an absorbing home soil battle. Rounding out a full strength Australian women's team is the well-credentialed Annabel Luxford, Felicity Abram and Felicity Sheedy-Ryan. The Australian men's team will again be headed by the ever-consistent Olympic duo of Brad Kahlefeldt and Courtney Atkinson. James Seear and Brendan Sexton.
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Emma Moffatt and Brad Kahlefeldt Headline Australian National Elite Sprint Championships in Geelong

Beijing Olympians, reigning World Champion Emma Moffatt and 2010 bronze medallist Brad Kahlefeldt will headline this weekend's Australian National Elite Sprint Triathlon Championships in Geelong. It will be the first race in the Triathlon Australia 2011 National Triathlon Championship Series, the start for some that will take them to this year's World Championships and for a select few, all the way to next year's London Olympic Games.
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Emma Jackson and Sam Betten Win Round Four of the Gatorade Queensland Triathlon Series

Training partners Emma Jackson and Sam Betten made it a clean sweep for their Brisbane based training squad with solid wins at round four of the Gatorade Queensland Tri Series at Robina this morning over the sprint distance format 750m swim, 20km cycle and 5km run. It was the pair's first appearance for this series and first race since Noosa Triathlon last October.
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Gatorade Queensland Tri Series Round 4 prepares for action

U23 World Champion Emma Jackson will kick start her 2011 campaign this weekend at round 4 of the Gatorade Queensland Tri Series at Robina as she prepares her for the domestic season and the first elite race of 2011 at the Seven Caloundra Enduro Tri in the next round of this series at Caloundra on February 6. The world champion finally took a well earned break after the Noosa Triathlon in November after the longest season of her young career but now back into training in preparation for the 2011 season is keen to get some racing back under her belt.
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