Saturday in Edmonton proved to be redemption day for one of the legends of the sport: Jonathan Brownlee (GBR).
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The Brownlees took the Emirates Air Line, bus and a rickshaw across the capital, while their opponents swam, cycled and ran.
Alistair Brownlee wins the Grand Final race, while Javier Gomez finishes third to earn the ITU World Championship title.
The Brownlee brothers earned the men's victory together, while Germany's Svenja Bazlen was on top for the women at the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon short-course race.