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2010 Ironman 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championship Phuket Race Preview

Tomorrow in Phuket the 2010 Ironman 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championship will take place with a host of Australians chasing podium spots. Trizone spoke to a few of our leading triathletes who will be among the action at the front of the field. Anna Cleaver, Melissa Rollinson, Michelle Wu, Christie Sym, Paul Ambrose and non-starter Peter Schokman talk about how they are feeling, who to watch out for and in Pete’s case why he will not be on the start line.

Nepean Triathlon Boasts one of the Hottest Female Fields so far this Year

This weekend’s 29th Nepean triathlon has one of the hottest fields in Australian triathlons this year. The fastest male and female triathletes could potentially take away $2,750 each for a mornings work. The women’s field is the hardest to pick with potentially 6 women capable of taking out the race. Michelle Wu won the recent Tawian 70.3, Melissa Rollinson won Gold Coast half ironman, Lisa Marangon recently won the Forster Olympic distance and has a huge base from Kona, Anna Cleaver just won Port Macquarie half ironman, Melissa Vanderwater and Charolette McShane are both capable of winning. Throw in Tara Prowse, Kirra Siddle, Chloe Turner and up and coming Matilda Raynolds and it could be anyone’s race on the day.