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First, Duffy competed in her third Olympic games in Rio, representing her home country of Bermuda, placing eighth with a time of .Then in September, she out swam, bike and ran rival (and Olympic gold medalist) Gwen Jorgensen to win the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Cozumel with a .He then defended his crown in Kona in a hard-fought battle with fellow German Sebastian Kienle.Most importantly, he also became a dad in 2016, welcoming a son with his wife, 2008 Olympic gold medalist, Emma Snowsill.Photo: Stephen Pond/Getty Images for Challenge Many clutch performances are due to an athlete catching a bad break early on, only to overcome it through sheer force of will.That’s the case for Patrick Lange’s performance in Kona.

“It was really tough out there,” Duffy said after her 2016 XTERRA win. It’s actually probably even cooler with the fact that I also won the ITU World Championship and then to back it up with this, wow, it’s really a year I could not have asked for.” Photo: Janos Schmidt/If you’ve won just about every major event in triathlon, you have to start looking for other goals to stay motivated.Photo: Delly Carr/With former world champions Daniela Ryf (SUI) and Melissa Hauschildt (AUS) both on the start line, not many people had Holly Lawrence as their pick to win the Ironman 70.3 World Championship, including us.But the British athlete stormed to the lead early in the bike and never looked back.The 24-year old wasn’t even cleared by his doctors to compete until the evening before the race.But he pulled it together, crossing the finish line in , seven seconds ahead of fellow South African triathlete, Richard Murray.

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