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Sports Physio for the NSWIS and VIS Triathlon Teams in Vitoria, Spain

Regular Trizone contributor Alex Price is in Vitoria, Spain with the NSWIS and VIS teams as their physiotherapist. At the end of his contract in Spain Alex moves to Aix Les Bains to take up a role as the Australian Team physiotherapist, in their lead up to the world champs in Beijing. In addition to being a qualified physiotherapist Alex is also a very handy open grade triathlete when he isn’t injured as he had been for the first few months of this year. Here we catch up with Alex and get an insight in to what the training camp is like.

Switzerland’s Nicola Spirig wins Madrid Round of Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series

Switzerland continues to roll through the 2010 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series season, as veteran Nicola Spirig ran away with round three of the Series in Madrid today. Spirig pulled away from French youngster Emmie Charayron and Britain’s Helen Jenkins in the final 400 metres to win with a time of 2:06:00. Australia’s Felicity Sheedy-Ryan finished 36th in Madrid, while our other starter, Holly Aitken, did not finish.