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World Cup action heats up with the third race of the circuit in Huatulco, Mexico, set for Sunday. This is the sixth year the tourist destination has been part of the World Cup calendar, and the scorching heat is part of the unique challenge facing athletes preparing to toe the line.
Ryan Sissons knows what he is capable of and his 10km run split at the ITU World Triathlon Series race in Yokohama yesterday again hinted at it, but the 24 year old Aucklander is again cooling his heels after a less than satisfactory swim.
Just two months ago Great Britain's Jonathan Brownlee didn't think he would be racing at all this season, but the reigning ITU World Champion came back with a bang in Japan on Saturday, leading from start to finish in a perfect all-round performance at ITU World Triathlon Yokohama.
If San Diego hinted at it, Yokohama has well and truly confirmed the USA's Gwen Jorgensen as the leading contender in 2013, as she took back to back ITU World Triathlon Series titles and the overall series lead in Japan on Saturday.
Variety and depth have been the catch words of the ITU World Triathlon Series so far this season with five different athletes on the podium in just two events.
Despite conceding the recent State New Zealand Ocean Swim series to the Australians, New Zealand's best open water swimmers are philosophical and realise that they still have much to look forward to in 2013.
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XTERRA Wellington Trail Running Series - Starlight Run
|Sun May 26|
Huntly Half Marathon
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Christchurch Airport Marathon