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This weekend’s Abu Dhabi International Triathlon may have given several pros more of an early-season test than they had bargained for. In the men’s pro field alone, 16 of 37 athletes dropped out before reaching the finish line. See images of the pain and suffering below. Click here to check out the other two photo galleries from the race.