It was a clear, but freezing day, at the 2019 ITU Winter World Triathlon World Championships with temperatures in Asiago, Italy sitting at -12 degrees.
The top winter triathletes from all over the world will join together in Zeltweg, Austria this weekend.
Minnesota age-group athletes Jan Guenther and Joel LaFrance raced their way to national titles on Sunday.
The event enjoyed a star-studded lineup that included a mixture of winter Olympians and triathlon champions.
The race was made up of a 6K run, a 12K mountain bike and a 9K cross-country ski.
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Winter triathlon is made up of running, biking and cross-country skiing, and gives triathletes a unique challenge during a time when many athletes are hibernating.