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International triathlon team to train in Mountain City

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A team of competitors from all around the world located their USA training base right here in the Northeast Tennessee region.

teamTBB, which stands for "The Best You Can Be", is a group of international Ironman triathlon competitors.

They will train in Mountain City at the Redtail Mountain Golf Course.

teamTBB will train in the summer months for the Ironman Triathlon competition held annually in Hawaii.

"It's a place where the athletes can train and do great things, but it's more than that," said teamTBB coach Robbie Haywood. "It is such a hospitable place, and we have been extremely happy here."

The team of professional athletes will help train other athletes, and work with local children to encourage a healthy lifestyle.

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