Triathlon at the 2020 Summer Olympics
|Triathlon at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad|
|Dates||26–31 July 2021|
|No. of events||3|
- 1 Who won Olympic triathlon 2021?
- 2 What day is triathlon at Tokyo 2021?
- 3 Where can I watch Olympic triathlon 2021?
- 4 How long is the 2021 Olympic triathlon?
- 5 How old is Duffy?
- 6 Do Olympians get paid?
- 7 Who won men’s triathlon today?
- 8 Where can I watch men’s triathlon?
- 9 What does ROC stand for?
- 10 How fast do Triathletes Run 10K?
Who won Olympic triathlon 2021?
After a false start to the race, Norway’s Kristian Blummenfelt won the men’s triathlon Olympic gold medal following a three-way battle for the title. The Norwegian, who was in fifth position after the 1,500m swim and 40km cycle legs, finished in a time of one hour, 45 minutes and four seconds.
What day is triathlon at Tokyo 2021?
Dates and times The men’s race will start on July 25 at 5:30 p.m. ET. Women kick off 24 hours after, on July 26 at 5:30 p.m. ET. The mixed relay will take place on Friday, July 30 at 6:30 p.m. ET.
Where can I watch Olympic triathlon 2021?
How do I watch the Olympic triathlon events? The men’s race, women’s race and Mixed Relay will all air live on USA Network, and will also be livestreamed on NBCOlympics.com and the NBC Sports App. NBC Universal will air more than 5,000 hours of live coverage across its channels.
How long is the 2021 Olympic triathlon?
The length of an Olympic distance triathlon is a 0.93-mile (1.5-kilometer) swim, 24.8-mile (40-kilometer) bike, and 6.2-mile (10-kilometer) run.
How old is Duffy?
In the bike leg of the Olympic triathlon, competitors are allowed to draft off of one another. Although drafting is allowed, competitors are not allowed to block out other riders. No forward progress is allowed without the bicycle.
Do Olympians get paid?
But, no, the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee doesn’t pay the Olympians a salary. They can make money from teams that are sponsored, endorsements, or medal winnings.
Who won men’s triathlon today?
Norway’s Kristian Blummenfelt won the gold medal in the men’s triathlon at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday, coming in with an unofficial time of 1:45:04. His late push in the final lap of the running portion of the event saw him pull away from Great Britain’s Alex Yee (1:45:15).
Where can I watch men’s triathlon?
In the United States, the men’s triathlon (start time: Sunday at 5:30 p.m. ET) will be televised on USA to start and then will switch over to NBC at 7 p.m. ET. You can also watch the race uninterrupted live or on-demand via NBCOlympics.com or the NBC Sports app.
What does ROC stand for?
ROC stands for the Russian Olympic Committee, and hundreds of “ROC” athletes are competing under the Olympic rings flag instead of Russia’s—it’s a workaround measure so that they can compete despite an international doping scandal that rocked the sports world in 2019.
How fast do Triathletes Run 10K?
Currently about 46 mins but 40 is certainly something to aim for. If your looking to win races you have to be able to do sub 36 mins for a 10k.