Aussie stars set for the World Triathlon Grand Final battle in Chicago this week

16 September, 2015

Aussie stars set for the World Triathlon Grand Final battle in Chicago this week

Australia's triathlon team have arrived in Chicago for this week's ITU World Championships that culminates on the weekend with the Elite Women's race on Saturday (LIVE 8am AEST) and the Men's Elite on Sunday (LIVE 8am AEST).

Watch the action streamed live on goldcoast.triathlon.org

Thursday will see the Under 23 men, the Age Group Sprint and the Junior Men while Friday will feature the ITU Paratriathlon Championships, the U23 women and Juniors and Elite women with the Age Group Standard Distance preceding the Elite men on Saturday.

The Australian team includes -

ELITE MEN
Aaron Royle (NSW)
Ryan Bailie (WA)
Ryan Fisher (VIC)
Courtney Atkinson (QLD)

ELITE WOMEN
Emma Moffatt (QLD)
Emma Jackson (QLD)
Gillian Backhouse (QLD)
Ashleigh Gentle (QLD)
Erin Densham (NSW)
Charlotte McShane (NSW)

UNDER 23S MEN
Jake Birtwhistle (TAS)
Declan Wilson (ACT)
Matt Baker (NSW)

UNDER 23S WOMEN
Van Coervorden (NSW)

JUNIOR MEN
Matthew Hauser (QLD)
Luke Willian (QLD)
Christian Wilson (QLD)