YEP Says: Leeds is ready, willing and able

WELL, what a weekend that was!

Sunday, 12th June 2016, 7:33 pm
Updated Monday, 13th June 2016, 11:18 am
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We knew the people of Leeds would do us proud when the triathlon came to the city.

The Columbia Threadneedle World Triathlon was a spectacular success. That is down to the elite competitors, the amateur participants and the supporters who turned out in great numbers.

The city enjoyed a global audience. It showed that Leeds can raise its game, whatever the event. Alistair Brownlee, speaking before the event, said he hoped it would be ‘extremely special’.

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It was! Roll on the next big sports event: Leeds is ready.

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