Jackson, along with Australian Sarah Crowley, arrive as pre-race favourites in Tempe, while Canadian Melanie McQuaid will also be in action.
Canada’s Samantha McGlone won the first Ironman 70.3 World Championship in 2006, with Lisa Bentley taking the silver medal in Clearwater, Florida.
Étant donné la popularité grandissante des courses de gravel et de cyclo-cross, Triathlon Magazine Canada s’est entretenu avec Maghalie pour en apprendre davantage sur ces sports et pour répondre aux questions que tous les novices se posent.
Spaniard Pablo Dapena Gonzalez won a close men’s race while Great Britain’s Emma Pallant dominated the women’s field as the Challenge series made its debut in Cape Town, South Africa.
Canadian superstar Lionel Sanders and Great Britain’s Lucy Charles-Barclay are among the professionals confirmed to compete at Challenge Daytona in December.
Vernon B.C.’s Shanda Hill finished Mexico’s gruelling double-Deca triathlon, a 76 km swim, 3,600 km bike and 844 km run, in 26 days.
Paralympic silver medalist Stefan Daniel and former national junior champion Russell Pennock helped the University of Calgary Dinos to a second straight national championship title this weekend in Kingston.