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Thompson, Wassner Repeat At The Fifth Anniversary Philadelphia Insurance Triathlon

David Thompson and Rebeccah Wassner each scored their third victory in Philadelphia on Sunday over a record pro field at the Philadelphia Insurance Triathlon presented by Suzuki. Sunday’s Olympic-distance race capped off a weekend of multisport events including a sprint distance triathlon, two day multi sport expo, Kids Fun Runs and Kids Duathlon on Saturday.

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Perez, Deckers Set Records, Win Ironman France

Enjoying near perfect race conditions, Marcel Zamora Perez and Tine Deckers both set course records in winning Ironman France today. For Spaniard Zamora Perez it was his fourth straight win in Nice, while Deckers became the first Belgian woman to claim an Ironman title. Click here for the wrap-up article. /

The Two Aussie Emmas Prove Unstoppable In DC

Emma Moffatt and Emma Snowsill of Australia ran their way to first and second place at the Dextro Energy ITU World Championship Washington, D.C. This marks the first time since 2005 that someone other than Portugal’s Vanessa Fernandes (who sat out this race due to injury) has beaten Snowsill in an ITU race. /