Triathlon is an optional sport for men and women that made its debut on the program in Manchester 2002. 20 countries participated in Melbourne 2006, however the event was absent from Delhi 2010.
Triathlon was back on the program in 2014 with individual medal events and the introduction of a new four athlete Mixed Team Relay event.
Para Triathlon was introduced at the 2018 Games in Gold Coast, Australia.
The governing body for Triathlon in Australia is Triathlon Australia.
August 23, 2021
Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games gold medallist Matt Hauser has shown the world why he is one to watch heading into the Birmingham 2022 Games after winning bronze at the Under 23 World Triathlon Championship in Edmonton, Canada.
August 13, 2021
Australian athletes with their sights set on next year’s Commonwealth Games will be out to impress when Canada hosts the 2021 World Triathlon Championship Series (WTCS) finale, beginning in Montreal this weekend and culminating in the World Triathlon Championship Finals (WTCF) in Edmonton.
July 2, 2021
Commonwealth Games medallists Ashleigh Gentle, Jake Birtwhistle, Matt Hauser and Aaron Royale headline the Australian Olympic Triathlon team of six heading to Tokyo.
September 23, 2020
2018 Commonwealth Games stars Matt Hauser, Ashleigh Gentle and Gillian Backhouse will return to a happy hunting ground on Thursday, as they prepare to compete in the fast and furious mixed relay race at the Gold Coast Performance Centre.