Alistair Brownlee

Alistair Brownlee

Brownlee brothers show the BBC around Leeds

The Brownlee brothers gave viewers of BBC's The One Show a tour of their favourite places in Leeds last night.

New and improved route revealed for Leeds triathlon

New and improved route revealed for Leeds triathlon

Amateur triathletes will tackle a new course when they take part in this year's ITU World Series age-group races in Leeds.

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Brownlee brothers named among UK's most influential people.

Brownlee brothers named among UK's most influential people.

The Leeds triathletes have appeared on the latest Debrett's 500 list, which includes some of the most inspiring Britons from a range of fields.
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Triathletes invited to unveiling of new World Series Leeds race route

Triathletes invited to unveiling of new World Series Leeds race route

Amateur entrants who plan to race this summer's ITU World Series triathlon course in Leeds are being given a sneak preview of the new route.
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Leeds's Alistair Brownlee.

Ironman Alistair Brownlee setting new goals with Games on back-burner

A SECOND Olympic gold, victory in the Leeds leg of the ITU World Triathlon Series and runner-up as BBC Sports Personality Of The Year.

Alistair Brownlee (left) and Nick Skelton with The Duke of Cambridge during the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2016. Photo: David Davies/PA Wire.

SPOTY 2016: Leeds sporting heroes in the spotlight

IT MAY have been Andy Murray who took the title, but there was still plenty for Leeds to be proud of tonight as viewers of BBC Sports Personality of the Year were reminded about the successes of the city’s sporting heroes.

Early bird booking for ITU World Triathlon Leeds opens

Early bird booking for ITU World Triathlon Leeds opens

Priority entry is set to open for triathletes bidding to be among the 5,000 amateur participants in the 2017 Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon event in Leeds.

Leeds's own Alistair Brownlee (left) helps his brother Jonny to get to the finish line.

Theresa May hails spirit of Leeds’s own Brownlee brothers

Theresa May has heaped praise on Leeds’s own triathletes the Brownlee brothers - saying their selfless bond revealed there is “more to life than individualism and self-interest”.

Brownlee Tri at Harewood House 
with Alistair and Jonny Brownlee

Rio, Mexico, Harewood – Brownlee brothers spread spirit of triathlon

The image of Leeds brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee embracing across the triathlon finish line on the Copacabana promenade was one of the most touching moments of the Rio Olympic Games.

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Alistair Brownlee became the first triathlete to retain an Olympic title as he led brother Jonny to a family gold and silver in Rio.

Alistair Brownlee beats brother Jonny to gold in triathlon at Rio Olympics 2016

The Brownlee brothers produced Yorkshire's first one-two at the Olympic Games as Alistair defied the searing hear to beat younger brother Jonny to gold for a the second time.

Alistair Brownlee charges to the winning line in Leeds.

Tom Richmond: The Brownlees, Leeds and triathlon are an unbeatable trio

THE Brownlees and Leeds 1, London and the rest of the world 0.

Vitality World Triathlon London 2015

World’s best confirmed for Leeds World Series triathlon

The first-ever Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon Series race in Leeds is shaping up to feature the world’s finest triathletes.

Brownlee Brothers

Brownlee brothers set for Leeds showdown

THE DOUBLE Olympic success of Alistair and Jonny Brownlee made the brothers heroes in their native Leeds.

Jonny (left) and Alistair Brownlee are once again set to battle it out for Olympic gold.
  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Jonny Brownlee: If I beat Alistair, I’ll win gold

Older brother Alistair may hold the bragging rights after gold at London 2012, but Jonny Brownlee tells Grant Woodward Rio could be his time to shine on the biggest stage of all.

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Kirkstall Abbey taken from the air. PIC: Patrick O Frani

From Damaged Goods to Don Revie, our definitive A-Z guide to Leeds

Think you know Leeds? Well think again: we present the latest in our definitive A-Z guides to Yorkshire’s towns and cities with a look at Leeds.

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