What Is Involved in a Triathlon?

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A triathlon is an athletic competition that is comprised of three different events, normally swimming, cycling, and long-distance running. Triathletes contend for the fastest overall course completion time, as well as timed 'transitions' amid the individual cycling, swimming, and running components.
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