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Luke Bell made it a wire to wire win today when he took out the 2013 Ironman Australia title. Whilst Bell had a relaxed approached to this race and looked like he was enjoying himself during the entire race he never took it for granted that he was going to win. “This was my race [...]
Luke Bell has a solid lead with Patrick Evoe now in second place overall. Monty Frankish is holding strongly in his first ever Ironman with 40-44 year old David Meade now in 4th overall. Matty Harris was still working the crowd. Rebecca Hoschke came through 90kms to claim the $1000 bike prime with a huge [...]
The 2013 Ironman Australia is underway with all competitors now out on the bike course. Luke Bell was upstaged in the swim leg by surf ironman Ben Squiers but it wasn’t long before Bell had the race back under control on the bike. Bell is riding faster than the rest of the field heading out [...]
Some snap shots from Ironman Australia as competitors rack their bikes in preparation for tomorrows big race. To view larger images click through and then click a second time on the image.
Event organizers of the 2013 IRONMAN Australia, Port Macquarie race have today announced the introduction of a ‘Bike Prime’ for the professional male and female fields. A prize purse of USD$1000 each will be awarded to the first male and female professional athlete in each race to finish the first lap of the bike and [...]
By Xavier Coppock There are plenty of newbies racing here which is a really good sign, but also many “repeat offenders” going around again which should be the ones chasing the podiums and slots. The signing of another 5 years shows healthy signs for Ironman Australia, however has me wondering with the lack of points [...]
Luke Bell goes in to this weekend’s Ironman Australia as the pre race favourite. Bell has been in some serious form so far this year but luck has not always gone his way. It is because of this that we find him racing Ironman Australia this year. 2013 started off in Auckland at the 70.3 [...]
PORT MACQUARIE, NSW (May 1, 2013) – IRONMAN Australia is well known in Australia’s triathlon community as “the people’s race.” Anyone who has experienced the finish line of this iconic event, now in its 27th year, would be hard pressed to deny that fact. It’s the people of Port Macquarie that create an atmosphere unmatched, [...]
Whilst there has been talk of the small field we should see some competitive racing. Ange Castle is the unknown, Sydney triathletes Rebecca Hoschke and last year’s Ironman Australia 2nd placed female Nicole Ward should provide a very competitive race. Kiwi Tamsyn Hayes (no relation) is hard to benchmark against the two Sydney women. There [...]
We published a two articles particularly for competitors racing this weekend at Ironman Australia. Links to the articles below this piece of wisdom (or commonsense) from one of our Ironman greats. Former professional Ironman Bruce Thomas of Energylink Performance Coaching will be at Port Macquarie this weekend, as he always with business partner and wife [...]