News

Meet the athletes

Want to find out more about the Great Britain Triathlon Team?

Get to know the 36 athletes on the UK Sport Lottery Funded World-Class Olympic and Paralympic Performance Programme.

Viewing This Girl Can News

More females involved with triathlon than ever before

British Triathlon has reported a surge in female involvement within the sport, now seeing more females than males take on triathlon as a novice.

Read Story

Sarah Taylor – Helping us to Celebrate Women’s Sport Week

Sarah Taylor has been volunteering in triathlon for 14 years. She has invested her own funds into travelling all over the world to help officiate and support triathlons at every level, including as an official for Olympics, Commonwealth Games and Paralympics. Without officials, none of these events would be able to happen.

Read Story

Clare Cotterill – Helping Us to Celebrate Women’s Sport Week

Clare Cotterill started out running before she was coerced into a triathlon by friends. That was in May 2015. By August she had entered her first half distance for the following May and then a year later she is all set for her first Ironman – training 15 hours a week as a single mum with two kids and a full-time teaching job.

Read Story

Farina Cahm – Helping Us to Celebrate Women’s Sport Week

Farina Cahm was terrified of swimming and a sheer determination to get her daughter in the pool and learning to swim started her triathlon journey with a big splash at the age of 40. Farina went from not being able to swim to completing her first GO TRI beginner triathlon in two years.

Read Story

Lindsey McDermott – Helping us to celebrate Women’s Sport Week

Mum Lindsey has never been athletic in her life, but after volunteering to help at a triathlon in Leeds last year, she decided to give it a go. Now the 47-year-old is looking for her next GO TRI and perhaps even a sprint triathlon.

Read Story

Clair Turner – Helping Us to Celebrate Women’s Sport Week

Mum of two Clair Turner volunteered at the Ironman 70.3 Staffs giving out medals in 2015 with no experience of triathlon.

Read Story

Claire Higgins – Helping Us to Celebrate Women’s Sport Week

Claire Higgins started her triathlon journey when her brother entered her into her very first event to mark turning the big 40.

Read Story

Inspiring women to give triathlon a go #ThisGirlCan

British Triathlon are supporting the relaunch of Sport England’s This Girl Can Campaign

Read Story

2016 in Numbers

The past 12 months have flown by in a whirlwind of anticipation, excitement and success. Here at British Triathlon, we’ve decided to highlight some of the key achievements of 2016.

Read Story

Female triathlon participation continues to surge

Coinciding with Women’s Sport Week (3-9 October) British Triathlon is pleased to announce that women’s participation in the sport has reached an all-time high.

Read Story

Thanks to our Partners

Join Us

And enjoy insurance benefits, race licensing and more...