Chris Leiferman and Jeanni Seymour tops in bike and run in Texas

Ironman 70.3 Austin competitors were welcomed to a transition heavily shrouded in fog on race morning, which led to a 56-mile bike and 13-mile run tme-trial race.

| October 31, 2016 | NEWS

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TJ Tollakson recorded the fastest bike split on the day with Chris Leiferman, Sam Appleton, Michael Raelert and Joe Gambles posting bike splits 0:24 to 1:53 slower than the leader.

Leiferman put in a solid run to claim the win by a margin of 1:23 over Tollakson and 2:30 on Matt Hanson.

The women’s race featured a stunning solo performance by Jeanni Seymour. The South African had the third fastest bike and a race-best run to take the win by over ten minutes.

Place

Name

Country

Time

1

Chris Leiferman

USA

3:23:13

2

TJ Tollakson

USA

3:24:35

3

Matt Hanson

USA

3:25:43

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Place

Name

Country

Time

1

Jeanni Seymour

RSA

3:49:34

2

Jennie Hansen

USA

4:00:05

3

Beth Shutt

USA

4:01:06

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