USA Triathlon National Team standout Gwen Jorgensen earned the victory only a few days after a disappointing performance in London.
A London win will mean a world championship for Gwen Jorgensen, Anne Haug or Non Stanford.
The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) honored triathlete Gwen Jorgensen as its female Athlete of the Month for May.
The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) honored triathlete Gwen Jorgensen as its female Athlete of the Month for April.
Go behind the scenes with Jorgensen and the Triathlete crew, and learn more about the first-time Olympian with this video.
This marks the first time since September 26, 1992 that the U.S. has swept gold at an ITU World Cup.
Jorgensen, who has already claimed her spot on the 2012 U.S. Olympic team, is looking for her first ITU WTS win.
Not long ago Gwen Jorgensen was more focused on climbing the corporate ladder than scaling an Olympic podium.
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There’s one Olympic spot left for the women and at most three spots left for the men. So how exactly will the other spots be filled?
Not being on other athletes' radars contributed to her success at the 2011 ITU WCS London race.
2012 Olympic qualifier Gwen Jorgensen and Olympian Jarrod Shoemaker led the competition Sunday to win the final event of the USA Triathlon Elite Race Series, which also served as the Myrtle Beach ITU Pan American Cup. The pair also clinched overall series titles with their victories today.
Her first ever triathlon was in March of 2010. Less than a year and a half later, in August of 2011, she ran through the field in London, took second place overall and, believe it or not…made the 2012 US Olympic Triathlon team.
One week after Gwen Jorgensen (USA) qualified for the London 2012 Olympic Games, the rising American star backed it up with her first World Cup win at the 2011 Tiszaujvaros ITU Triathlon World Cup.
Great Britain’s Helen Jenkins won the London edition of the ITU’s Dextro Energy World Championship Series today, with Americans Gwen Jorgensen and Sarah Groff taking two automatic Olympic qualifying spots for the USA by placing second and seventh, respectively.
Nine of the United States' top triathletes have earned the right to compete for a spot on the 2012 U.S. Olympic Triathlon Team next month at the International Triathlon Union World Championship Series event in London on Aug. 6-7.