Ireland has a new world champion, after Tojo Lazzari won gold in the PTS4 category at the Duathlon World Championships in Spain on Sunday. Lazzari’s win was the first of three medals won by Triathlon Ireland’s paratriathlon squad over the weekend with Donnacha McCarthy and Leo Hynes also on the podium. Lazzari’s win was his […]

Nicholson and Cava Show Promise in Australia

It was a strong showing from Irish Para Triathletes; Andrew Nicholson and Cassie Cava, who competed at the 2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in the Gold Coast over the weekend. Andrew Nicholson came into the competition ranked in 32 place after competing in 3 events but it was clear as he emerged from the […]

Top Triathletes set for Triathlon Ireland Paratriathlon National Championships

The 2018 Triathlon Ireland Paratriahtlon National Championships will see some of the country’s best swim-bike-run athletes line out in Belfast this weekend.   The race will be run as part of the Belfast Titanic Triathlon and will see athletes across four categories swim 750m, bike 20km and finally run 5km in a city centre course. […]

Hugely successful Para-Triathlon event for Ireland

Ireland’s para-triathlon squad returned home with a haul of medals this week after a fantastic weekend of performances at the Starthclyde ITU Para-Triathlon World Event in Scotland. Dubliner Catherine Walsh became the first Irish athlete to scoop gold at an ITU Para-Triathlon event, when she – alongside pilot Fran Meehan – secured victory in the […]