World champion Jenkins launches new race

World champion Helen Jenkins will launch the prestigious London stage of the new Triathlon World Series at a press conference on May 12.

Hyde Park – the 2012 London Olympics venue – will stage a race in August, part of the new, year-long worldwide series.

The recently married Jenkins, who won the last one-off world title race last year under her maiden name Helen Tucker, will be available for interview at a press call at the Intercontinental Hotel on Park Lane to discuss the exciting new event staged on a course that will have some of the world’s leading athletes racing past many of the city’s iconic landmarks.

Press launch details:
The Mezzanine, Intercontinental Hotel, One Hamilton Place, Park Lane, London. W1J 7QY

Time: 10am for a start, Tuesday May 12.

The official media launch will be followed by a photo and film-call at Wellington Arch, Knightsbridge, London W1J 7JZ , from 11.15am

To attend, you must advise the event press office in advance: (01225) 443998 or

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