Definition of duathlon
: a three-part long-distance race typically having a running phase, a bicycling phase, and a final running phase
duathleteplay \dü-ˈath-ˌlēt also dyü-\ noun
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And moving into duathlon was just the evolution of that.
Schwartz, of Avon, is a former national age group triathlon and duathlon champion.
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Origin and Etymology of duathlon
duo- + -athlon (as in triathlon)
First Known Use: 1988See Words from the same year
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