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Tom Bishop takes World under 23 Bronze in Beijing

Tom Bishop, member of DTC has been successful at the World Triathlon Championships in Beijing. He is a member of the GB elite team who have gone to Beijing. Tom was sucessful last year in Budapest winning silver at junior level. This year is his first as an U23 and he came away with bronze. It was a clean sweep for GB on the first day with gold going to Matt Sharp and silver to Dave McManee. Visit this link on the ITU website which shows a short clip of the race and the sprint finish.

Tom is quoted as saying that he is trying to follow Alistair and Johnny Brownlee, who he trains with in Leeds, with success in the both the elite junior and U23 age category.

 

 

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