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Triathlon

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St. Paul’s Gwen Jorgensen Races To Record Sixth Triathlon Win

Gwen Jorgensen became the first woman to win six career ITU World Triathlon Series events, topping the field Saturday at Grant Park. Jorgensen, the Olympian from St. Paul, Minnesota, completed the 1,500-meter swim, 38.1-kilometer bike ride and 10-kilometer run in 1 hour, 55 minutes, 33 seconds.

06/28/2014

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Severe Weather Forces Mpls. Triathlon To Improvise

Some of Saturday morning’s worst weather hit as athletes were preparing for the annual Lifetime Tri Minneapolis near Lake Nokomis. The final steps of any triathlon are reason to celebrate, but the finish line at the Lifetime Tri Minneapolis also meant victory over unexpected obstacles.

07/13/2013

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Man Thanks Triathlete For Kidney Donation

A Wis. man is thanking the Twin Cities triathlete who donated a kidney after a fateful meeting a few years ago.

04/06/2012

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Fresh Off Kidney Donation, Man Sets Sights On Triathlon

A Twin Cities man is coming back from surgery with his sights set on completing the LifeTime Minneapolis Triathlon.

04/04/2012