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China’s first winter triathlon championship held in Harbin

Updated : 2020-01-06

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Competitors sprint from the starting line during the 2020 Winter Triathlon World Cup Championship in Sun Island in Harbin, capital city of China’s northernmost Heilongjiang province, held on Jan 4. The winter triathlon involved a run, mountain bike and cross-country ski (langlauf) events – all on the snow. It attracted the participation of more than 300 athletes from more than 20 countries and regions, including Russia, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Norway, Canada, Japan and Iran. Harbin was the first city in China to hold an event of its kind. [Photo/chinanews.com]
 

 
A player swishes down the track at the 2020 Winter Triathlon World Cup Championship in Sun Island in Harbin, capital city of China’s northernmost Heilongjiang province, on Jan 4. [Photo/chinanews.com]
 

 
Competitors race along the snowy track in the 2020 Winter Triathlon World Cup Championship in Sun Island in Harbin, capital city of China’s northernmost Heilongjiang province, on Jan 4. [Photo/chinanews.com]
 
 
Russian star athlete Pavel Yakimov rushes to the finishing line of the 2020 Winter Triathlon World Cup Championship. He won the champion in the men’s group with a time of 1 hour 23 minutes and 5 seconds. [Photo/chinanews.com]
 

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