The Japanese stop of the WTS had it all - records made, gold medals recollected and finally achieved, first-time podiums and most importantly... Olympics dreams fulfilled and realized! #WTSYokohama was one for the books, so let's recap what went down!
It was an event that provided a podium of firsts as Spaniard Mario Mola was finally able to capture the gold medal in Japan at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama.
In a race that brought as much excitement and anticipation that it might as well have been the Olympic Games themselves, USA’s Gwen Jorgensen claimed her victory with ease at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama.
On May 15, 2014 the Rio de Janeiro Olympic qualification period began in Yokohama. This weekend the same course that started this process, will also be the course that ends it.