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  • News | RIO 2016

    Brilliant Brownlee retains triathlon title

    Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee won the Olympic triathlon in superb style on 18 August, outrunning brother Jonny to become the first competitor to win consecutive gold medals in the event.
    18 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Triathlon, BROWNLEE, Alistair, Great Britain
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    Brownlee gunning for two golds in Tokyo as mixed relay joins the programme

    Double Olympic triathlon champion Alistair Brownlee is delighted that the mixed team relay – a “fast and furious” event – will be contested at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The London 2012 and Rio 2016  gold medallist is certain Great Britain will enter a highly competitive quartet.
    22 Jun 2017 | Tokyo 2020, Triathlon, Olympic News, Great Britain
  • News | RIO 2016

    Favourites prevail in the Rio 2016 triathlon

    In the magnificent setting of Fort Copacabana, the Rio 2016 triathlon competitions produced some brilliant displays of all-round athleticism. Just as at London 2012, Alistair Brownlee won gold in the men’s event and was joined on the podium once again by his younger sibling Jonathan. In the women’s event, favourite Gwen Jorgensen of the USA outraced the Swiss reigning champion Nicola Spirig.
    07 Sep 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, Triathlon
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 13: Usain Bolt on top of the world

    Relive Thursday 18 August 2016 in Rio on olympic.org. The day was marked by the “triple double” of Usain Bolt, who won the 200m, the Brownlee brothers’ family double in the triathlon, Argentina’s first-ever hockey victory and the end of the beach volleyball, sailing and canoe/kayak sprint competitions
    18 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
  • Alistair Brownlee wins triathlon

    Alistair Brownlee wins triathlon

    London 2012 - A generous lead gives Alistair Brownlee enough time to grab a British flag, slow to a jog, and celebrate even before he takes the tape for gold in triathlon.
    Tuesday, August 7, 2012 9:30 AM | Photo
  • Alistair Brownlee pulls away

    Alistair Brownlee pulls away

    London 2012 - Alistair Brownlee pulls away from Javier Gomez of Spain and brother Jonathan Brownlee, who was assessed a 15 second penalty to be served just off the men’s triathlon course.
    Tuesday, August 7, 2012 9:30 AM | Photo
  • News | Tokyo 2020

    History-maker Schoeman recovers from strain of coronavirus to focus on Tokyo triathlon

    In 2016, Henri Schoeman became the first South African to win an Olympic triathlon medal. Four years on, his preparations for Tokyo 2020 may have taken a hit but, after his own brush with a different strain of coronavirus at the tail end of last year, the Rio 2016 bronze medallist has embraced lockdown with enthusiasm.
    05 Jun 2020 | Olympic News, South Africa, Triathlon, Tokyo 2020, On the road to Tokyo
  • News | RIO 2016

    The stars of Rio 2016

    Michael Phelps led an all-star cast of multiple medal winners at Rio 2016, with Katie Ledecky, Simone Biles, Usain Bolt, Jason Kenny, Katinka Hosszu, Ryan Murphy and Danuta Kozak also featuring high on the bill, along with a clutch of other distinguished Olympians.
    29 Aug 2016 | RIO 2016, Olympic News, PHELPS, Michael
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