Recent Triathlon News
Mirinda Carfrae is the reining Ironman Women’s World Champion. And she’s going for blood. The audacious Aussie is powering into the coming Ironman New Zealand contest this coming Friday (March 4, U.S.) with two shining beacons on hand: the World Champion Medal from Kona…and brand spankin’ new Oakley Fast Jackets – the much-anticipated set of performance shades that made their debut in Kona this past October. Read: Watch out, because she’s set to make some noise. (Live Event Streaming Video and Coverage at Ironman.Com)
Oakley unveils prototype of Fast Jacket™ sports performance sunglass.
Everyone knew Terenzo Bozzone was the favorite to run away with the Taupo Half Ironman Title this past week. But young gunner Matt Burgess, a fellow Kiwi (New Zealand native), had other plans. Despite a monster challenge from Burgess all throughout the race, Terenzo eventually came out on top, finishing the 2km swim, 90km ride and 21km run in 4:06:40 – a mere 16 seconds ahead for the victory.