Triathlon is an athletic event consisting of swimming, cycling and running over various distances.

In most modern triathlons, these events are placed back-to-back in immediate sequence and a competitor's official time includes the time required between the individual legs of the race, including any time necessary for changing clothes and shoes.

Triathlon was incorporated into the Asian Games in 2006.



YOG, ABG triathlon champion Sato sets sights on Tokyo 2020 25 May 2018

Tokyo, Japan, May 25, 2018: Japan’s Yuka Sato made history in Singapore in 2010 when she became the first ever gold medal-winner in the IOC’s new event, the Youth Olympic Games. Since then she has gone on to join the eli.....

Astana prepares to make debut on triathlon circuit 18 May 2018

Astana, Kazakhstan, May 18, 2018: The unique city of Astana is the location for the fifth stop of the 2018 International Triathlon Union World Cup season - the first ITU World Cup event to be hosted in the Kazakhstan cap.....