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Bissell Women's Triathlon, Palmerston North

Bissell Women's Triathlon, Palmerston North

Women competitors line up to take part in the Bissell Women's Series triathlon at Palmerston North in 2013. For inland locations like Palmerston North the swim leg has to be held in a swimming pool, which requires a system of staggered starts.

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David Green, 'Triathlon and multisport - Triathlon', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 June 2024)

Story by David Green, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Mar 2015