Challenge Accepted: Book a 2024 Expedition & Wilderness Course to Win Essential Gear!
View Eligible Courses

Deaths Amongst UK Triathletes - Lessons To Learn

Expedition & Wilderness Medicine, Pre-hospital Care
To access this video, please log in or sign up as a Member.

In recent years triathlon has become one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Whilst deaths are rare, their impact is devastating for all those involved. Over a 7 year period we studied all of those UK athletes who died during or following a triathlon event. Using victim’s stories this talk will highlight patterns of death and consider the impact recent interventions have had upon the safety of triathletes.

More Information

Length: 36m
Guests: Jeremy Windsor

Sign up to WEM

Sign up to our newsletter