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Biathlon refers to the winter sport that combines cross country skiing with rifle shooting. Triathlon refers to the warm weather sport that conbines swimming, cycling, and marathon. Biathlon is competed in the Winter Olympics. Triathlon is competed in the Summer Olympics.

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What does suffix lon mean?

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In what year did women first compete in the Winter Olympic Biathlon?

The competitive biathlon has been contested in the Winter Olympics between men since 1960, and between men and women since 1992.

How do you spell biathlon in French?

the same, biathlon (masc.)

How do you spell biathlon in German?

The same word, Biathlon

What is triathlon in French?

le triathlon

When was Biathlon Canada created?

Biathlon Canada was created in 1985.

What is a biatholon?

The correct spelling is biathlon instead of biathlon. A biathlon is a contest or sporting event, where two events are combined for athletes to compete in.

What is a sentence with the word triathlon in it?

I participatel in a triathlon.

Which events are in the triathlon?

The triathlon is a multidisciplinary race. Swimming, followed by cycling and finally a run. All three are timed and the 'transition' period in between each discipline is also timed.