Recent Triathlon News
Ironman: Oakley’s Prominence at World Championships in Kona Highlighted in One Icon Magazine – Issue 2
If you’ve ever witnessed the Ironman World Championships in Kona, you’d know one thing. Oakley owns. The O is everywhere: From Ironman week’s “Mayor of Kona” Greg Welch (Oakley’s Triathlon Manager and 1994 Ironman World Champion) and his voice gracing events and worldwide telecasts/webcasts, to our top athletes dominating the competition, to our latest performance eyewear being unveiled at the magical Oakley Athlete Safehouse. Read more about 2010 Women’s Winner Mirinda Carfrae and Oakley’s overall presence in Kona, while stepping into the culture and spirit of the Big O in our latest One Icon Magazine.
Oakley Domination at the 2011 Abu Dhabi International Triathlon: Julie Dibens Becomes First Repeat Champion
Oakley was a dominating force at the 2011 Abu Dhabi International Triathlon taking six of the top ten spots in both the men’s and women’s divisions.
Perfect 10: Cameron Brown Grabs 10th Ironman New Zealand Title, First Oakley Athlete to See Victory in New Fast Jacket™ Eyewear
Tally 10 NZ titles for Cameron Brown. Oakley’s Kiwi (New Zealand native) Star Triathlete emerged from his home turf in Taupo with a time of 8:31:07 – and as the first person in history to have won a particular Ironman race 10 times. Even better. He’s the first-ever Oakley athlete in any sport to score a victory in the newly introduced Fast Jacket™ performance eyewear. But the triumph was no walk in the park. Cameron led a field of fierce competitors that batted through non-stop rain dumping on the entire event from the beginning to the end.