Lisa Norden wins $151,500 Hy-Vee Triathlon 5150 US Championship

Lisa Norden ran in to 1st place to take the $151,000 first prize at the Hy-Vee Triathlon 5151 US Championship today. Coached by Australian Darren Smith, Lisa Norden had a mixed ITU season this year due to some constant injury problems. The self confessed late starter in the season has peaked at the right time.

Australian triathlete and current world ironman champion Mirinda Carfrae was devasting in second position with ITU specilaist Sarah Haskins from the USA finishing in 3rd.

Annabel Luxford, also of Australia finished 12th and banked $9000. Another Australian and long course specialist Pip Taylor finished last but still took home more than $3000.

No wonder the

 

Full race report to come.

Full details available the race website

Pos Athlete Country Total Diff. Prize
1 Lisa Norden SWE 1:59:12 0:00:00 $151,500
2 Mirinda Carfrae AUS 1:59:20 0:00:08 $75,000
3 Sarah Haskins USA 1:59:29 0:00:17 $50,000
4 Nikki Butterfield AUS 1:59:38 0:00:26 $25,000
5 Laura Bennett USA 1:59:50 0:00:38 $20,000
6 Nicola Spirig SUI 2:00:08 0:00:56 $18,000
7 Sarah Groff USA 2:01:55 0:02:43 $16,000
8 Liz Blatchford GBR 2:02:09 0:02:57 $14,000
9 Gwen Jorgensen USA 2:03:39 0:04:27 $12,000
10 Annie Warner USA 2:04:33 0:05:21 $10,000
11 Becky Lavelle USA 2:04:52 0:05:40 $9,500
12 Annabel Luxford AUS 2:05:27 0:06:15 $9,000
13 Margaret Shapiro USA 2:05:55 0:06:43 $8,500
14 Radka Vodickova CZE 2:06:14 0:07:02 $8,000
15 Amanda Felder Derkacs USA 2:07:05 0:07:53 $7,500
16 Amanda Stevens USA 2:07:42 0:08:30 $7,000
17 Alicia Kaye USA 2:08:13 0:09:01 $6,500
18 Christine Jeffrey CAN 2:08:38 0:09:26 $6,000
19 Sara McLarty USA 2:09:23 0:10:11 $5,500
20 Nicole Kelleher USA 2:10:18 0:11:06 $5,000
21 Jenny Fletcher CAN 2:11:18 0:12:06 $4,800
22 Kristen Peterson USA 2:11:50 0:12:38 $4,600
23 Evelyne Blouin CAN 2:12:14 0:13:02 $4,400
24 Laurel Wassner USA 2:12:17 0:13:05 $4,200
25 Rebeccah Wassner USA 2:13:04 0:13:52 $4,000
26 Renate Forstner DEU 2:13:36 0:14:24 $3,800
27 Angela Axmann DEU 2:14:09 0:14:57 $3,600
28 Mandy McLane USA 2:15:06 0:15:54 $3,400
29 Pip Taylor AUS 2:27:11 0:27:59 $3,200

 

 

Karl Hayes

Head of Rest and Recovery

Karl is a keen age group triathlete who races more than he trains. Good life balance! Karl works in the media industry in Australia and is passionate about the sport of triathlon.