International Round-Up: WTS Edmonton

WTS Edmonton 2018

The penultimate stop of the World Triathlon Series was Edmonton, Canada this past weekend. The Irish team of Russell White, Jemma Speers, Cillian Tierney, Laura Wylie, Cassie Cava and Tojo Lazzari made the trip to take part in the Elite Men's, Elite Women's, Mixed Team Relay and Paratriathlon events.

White has a top 30 finish

Russell White_WTS Edmonton 2018

In the Elite Men's race, Russell White had a stellar swim to come out of the water in tenth position just 16 seconds behind leader Vincent Luis. Staying with the main pack on the bike, and coming out of T2 in a large pack in 19th. Slowing slightly on the 5k run, Russell finished in 26th place after also incurring a time penalty.

Cassie Cava wins women's PTS4

Cassie Cava_WTS Edmonton 2018

Cassie Cava earned valuable ITU points this weekend, winning her PTS4 Category in the Paratriathlon.

TLazzarri_WTS Edmonton

In his first competition since representing Ireland at the recent Tartu ETU European Championships, Tojo Lazzari finished 14th in the PTS4 Paratriathlon.

2018 Malmö ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup

Next up for Team Ireland is the 2018 Malmö ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup on 4th August. Check back for updates.