Recent Women News
Fourth’s the Sweetest: Chrissie Wellington Claims Glorious Ironman World Championship Title in Kona From Behind
It was all but over at the Ironman World Championship in Kona for Chrissie Wellington. Oakley’s elite team Triathlete exited the water close to 10 minutes behind then-leader and fellow O team standout Julie Dibens. But every media personality, industry insider and die-hard fan had a common thought in the back of their minds. When Chrissie is on the course, don’t ever count her out. And they were right. Big time. Displaying just why she’s considered one of the premiere endurance athletes, Chrissy charged hard on the bike and blazed on the run to edge out defending Champion and fellow O athlete Mirinda Carfrae by less than three minutes, finishing in 8:55:08 for her fourth coveted Ironman World Championship Title.
The Oakley World Pro Junior Bali got off to a great start today with Women’s round one action. The day began with an opening ceremony where all competitors dressed in traditional Balinese attire and a local chief performed a blessing ritual on the sands of Echo Beach, Canggu.
Beautiful: ‘One Tree Hill’ & Music Star Kate Voegele Launches Signature Series Beckon in New York, Stokes Celebrity Fashion Buzz
Everyone loves Kate Voegele. The beautifully talented One Tree Hill actress and budding music star sent ripples throughout New York City during its famed Fashion Week as she officially launched her Signature Series Beckon eyewear at the Soho Store on Sept. 14. Performing some soon-to-be smash hits from her brand new album, Gravity Happens, Kate dazzled an adoring crowd – capping off the night with a rockin’ acoustic cover of Britney Spears’ song “Til the World Ends.” With partygoers mobbing through NYC for Fashion Week – the launch added its own special flare to the City – with attendees taking in cocktails and good company while previewing the super stylish new sunglasses.