The International Triathlon Union (ITU) revealed the elite start list for next month’s ITU World Triathlon Series Abu Dhabi. The race, scheduled for March 7 to 8, kicks off the WTS season. Top Canadian talent will race alongside some of the strongest athletes in the world including Olympic and world champs.
Kirsten Sweetland, Paula Findlay, Sarah-Anne Brault and Ellen Pennock will face, among others, the top ranked Gwen Jorgensen, Australia’s Emma Moffatt, Sweden’s Nicola Spirig and British superstar Jodie Stimpson.
On the men’s side Kyle Jones and Andrew Yorke will line up alongside an equally deep field including the Brownlee brothers, Javier Gomez and Russia’s Richard Murray.
Learn more at Abudhabi.triathlon.org.