1991 ITU Triathlon World Cup

The 1991 ITU Triathlon World Cup was a series of triathlon races organised by the International Triathlon Union (ITU) for elite-level triathletes. There were eleven races held in eight countries, most of them held over a distance of 1500 m swim, 40 km cycle, 10 km run (an Olympic-distance triathlon).

1991 ITU Triathlon World Cup
Series details
Races11
Men's World Cup
1st Leandro Macedo (BRA)
2nd Greg Welch (AUS)
3rd Andrew McNaughton (CAN)
Most winsGreg Welch and Mike Pigg (2)
Women's World Cup
1st Karen Smyers (USA)
2nd Terri Smith-Ross (CAN)
3rd Catherine Davies (ESP)
Most winsKaren Smyers (4)

ResultsEdit

Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin IslandsEdit

  • 1991-05-05 (2 km swim, 50 km bike, 12 km run; US$60,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Mike Pigg (USA)
02:31:05
  Carol Montgomery (CAN)
02:53:16
    Greg Welch (AUS)
02:31:05
  Karen Smyers (USA)
02:53:29
    Mark Allen (USA)
02:34:21
  Paula Newby-Fraser (ZIM)
02:55:54

San Andrés, ColombiaEdit

  • 1991-05-19 (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run; US$20,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Dan Murray (CAN)
  Karen Smyers (USA)

Portaferry, IrelandEdit

  • 1991-07-13 (1.1 km swim, 43 km bike, 10 km run; US$20,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Andrew McNaughton (CAN)
  Karen Smyers (USA)

Vancouver, British ColumbiaEdit

  • 1991-07-27 (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run; US$20,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Greg Welch (AUS)
  Sue Schlatter (CAN)

Toronto, OntarioEdit

  • 1991-08-04 (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run; US$20,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Brad Beven (AUS)
  Karen Smyers (USA)

Embrun, FranceEdit

  • 1991-08-15 (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run; US$30,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Mark Allen (USA)
  Melissa Mantak (USA)

Beijing, PR ChinaEdit

  • 1991-09-01 (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run; US$20,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Nick Croft (AUS)
01:44:10
  Terri Smith-Ross (CAN)
02:02:08
    Garrett McCar (USA)
01:44:11
  Kendall Morrison (CAN)
02:03:02
    Frank Clarke (CAN)
01:50:40
  Catherine Davies (ESP)
02:03:43

Texas Hill, United StatesEdit

  • 1991-09-07 (2.7 km swim, 88 km bike, 18 km run; US$20,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Greg Welch (AUS)
  Carol Montgomery (CAN)

Paris, FranceEdit

  • 1991-09-15 (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run; US$20,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Rémi Rampteau (FRA)
  Isabelle Mouthon (FRA)

Las Vegas, United StatesEdit

  • 1991-09-21 (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run; US$30,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Mike Pigg (USA)
02:02:20
  Erin Baker (NZL)
02:21:53
    Greg Welch (AUS)
  Karen Smyers (USA)
    Brad Kearns (USA)
  Joy Hansen (USA)

Ixtapa, MexicoEdit

  • 1991-11-16 (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run; US$20,000)
Place Men Women
Name Time Name Time
    Brad Kearns (USA)
  Karen Smyers (USA)

Final rankingEdit

Place Men Women
Name Points Name Points
    Leandro Macedo (BRA)
  Karen Smyers (USA)
    Greg Welch (AUS)
  Terry Smith-Ross (CAN)
    Andrew McNaughton (CAN)
  Catherine Davies (ESP)
4.   Ricardo González (MEX)
  Sue Schlatter (CAN)
5.   Simon Cassidy (CAN)
  Carol Montgomery (CAN)
6.   Garrett McCarthy (IRL)
  María Luisa Martínez (MEX)
7.   Eben Jones (USA)
  Melissa Mantak (USA)
8.   Frank Clarke (CAN)
  Joanne Ritchie (CAN)
9.   Bernardo Zetina (MEX)
  Kendall Morrison (CAN)
10.   Mike Pigg (USA)
  Béatrice Mouthon (FRA)

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit