by Bob Babbitt | Sep 11, 2012 |
Sarah Springman is the Vice President of the ITU, the President of British Triathlon and a three time ETU Champion from her racing days. Sarah raced in the first ever triathlon in England back in 1983 and has been instrumental in the years since in triathlon. Seeing triathlon accepted into the Olympics, triathlon being accepted into the Paralympics, and the huge growth in female participation in the sport. During our chat we talked about the possibility of more triathlon related events-duathon, the mixed relay, longer distance races- being accepted into the Olympic Games and other international competitions in the years to come.