Last week, at the International Triathlon Union’s Grand Final, Jonny Brownlee nearly lost consciousness a quarter-mile from the finish line. This is the most recent example of a trend that seems to plague the sport.

Last week, at the International Triathlon Union’s Grand Final, Jonny Brownlee nearly lost consciousness a quarter-mile from the finish line. This is the most recent example of a trend that seems to plague the sport.

World tennis No 1 becomes first person to win award three times, with triathlete Alistair Brownlee second and equestrian Nick Skelton third

World tennis No 1 becomes first person to win award three times, with triathlete Alistair Brownlee second and equestrian Nick Skelton third

Alistair Brownlee World Champion Triathlete 2009

Alistair Brownlee World Champion Triathlete 2009

Alistair Brownlee: World champion triathlete. sleep training in altitude tent.

Alistair Brownlee: World champion triathlete. sleep training in altitude tent.

Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee has become first triathlete to successfully defend his Olympic title.

Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee has become first triathlete to successfully defend his Olympic title.

Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee has become first triathlete to successfully defend his Olympic title.

Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee has become first triathlete to successfully defend his Olympic title.

Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee has become first triathlete to successfully defend his Olympic title.

Great Britain’s Alistair Brownlee has become first triathlete to successfully defend his Olympic title.

Keith Brownlee on his sons Alistair and Jonny's Olympic triathlon success: "They'd compete to empty the dishwasher"

Keith Brownlee on his sons Alistair and Jonny's Olympic triathlon success: "They'd compete to empty the dishwasher"

What a moment for the Brownlee brothers who finish 1-2 in the triathlon!  Alistair Brownlee takes gold for Great Britain and is the first Triathlete to repeat as Olympic Champion._n.png (942×517)

What a moment for the Brownlee brothers who finish 1-2 in the triathlon! Alistair Brownlee takes gold for Great Britain and is the first Triathlete to repeat as Olympic Champion._n.png (942×517)

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