Triathlon at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women’s
|Women’s triathlon at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad|
|Competitors||55 from 31 nations|
|Gwen Jorgensen United States Nicola Spirig Hug Switzerland Vicky Holland Great Britain|
Where did the women’s triathlon take place at the 2016 Summer Olympics?
- The women’s triathlon at the 2016 Summer Olympics took place at Fort Copacabana in Rio de Janeiro on 20 August. A total of 55 women from 31 nations competed in the race. The medals were presented by Marisol Casado, IOC member, Spain and Antonio Álvarez, Vice President of the International Triathlon Union.
- 1 What is the record for women’s Olympic triathlon?
- 2 Who won the women’s Olympic triathlon in Beijing Olympics 2018?
- 3 How long was Rio 2016 triathlon?
- 4 Who won Women’s triathlon 2021?
- 5 Who won the 2020 women’s triathlon?
- 6 Who won triathlon Olympics 2021?
- 7 Who won the female triathlon?
- 8 Who won women’s triathlon today?
- 9 What is the fastest Olympic triathlon?
What is the record for women’s Olympic triathlon?
Women. The women’s record may be 1:58:27 by Emma Snowsill at the 2008 Beijing Olympics with a swim of 19:51, bike of 1:04:20, and run of 33:17. More recently at the 2019 WTS Yokohama race, Katie Zaferes raced a 1:52:12 with a 18:46 swim, 58:06 bike, and 34:07 run.
Who won the women’s Olympic triathlon in Beijing Olympics 2018?
The Australian power in women’s triathlon was rewarded at the Beijing Games, when three-time world champion and favorite Emma Snowsill clinched the gold medal and Emma Moffatt secured the bronze.
How long was Rio 2016 triathlon?
Course. The event took place in Fort Copacabana. It consisted of a single 1.5 kilometres swim lap along the Copacabana beach. The competitors then completed a 38.48 kilometres bike leg consisting of eight 4.81 kilometres laps.
Who won Women’s triathlon 2021?
In a sport where transitions are everything, Flora Duffy is the best of the best. Duffy, 33, one of two athletes representing Bermuda, took home gold in the women’s triathlon event, completing the 1,500-meter swim, 40-kilometer bike ride and 10-kilometer run in 1 hour 55 minutes 36 seconds.
Who won the 2020 women’s triathlon?
The women’s triathlon at the 2020 Summer Olympics took place at the Odaiba Marine Park in Tokyo on 27 July 2021. The race was won by Flora Duffy, who became Bermuda’s first Olympic gold medalist.
Who won triathlon Olympics 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.
Who won the female triathlon?
Tokyo Olympics: Britain’s Georgia Taylor-Brown wins silver in women’s triathlon. Great Britain’s Georgia Taylor-Brown produced a superb run to earn an Olympic silver medal in the women’s triathlon, then revealed she almost missed the Tokyo Games after a leg injury left her on crutches just 12 weeks ago.
Who won women’s triathlon today?
The double triathlon world champion dominated the run to win her country’s first-ever Olympic gold medal, with 2020 world champion Georgia Taylor-Brown taking silver and 2019 world champion Katie Zaferes bronze.
What is the fastest Olympic triathlon?
The Ironman distance is a breath-taking 2.4 mile (3.86 km) swim, 112-mile cycle (180.25 km), and 26.2 mile (42.20 km) run. The 2008 Olympic champion triathlete Jan Frodeno is the current owner of the fastest time – 7 hours and 35 minutes.