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|
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.