swimmingfaster: blueseventy continues a strong season
David Kahn (USA) Sara McLarty (USA) Ben Collins (USA) and Alan Webb (USA) all were first out of the water at races across the US this weekend.
Kahn swam flawlessly and was first out of the water at Ironman 70.3 Mont Tremblant. David finished the day in 4th place in the Men's race.
Sara McLarty led all women in Philadelphia at the TriRock 5150 event on route to finished 2nd overall. Cam Dye (USA) emerged from the water 2nd literally on the heel of Andy Potts at TriRock 5150 Philadelphia. Cam though had the strongest day to the finish line winning by over a minute. Mark Bowstead (NZL) was 4th and David Thompson (USA) was 6th.
Ben Collins (USA) was first out of the water with Jimmy Seear (AUS) right behind at Ironman 70.3 Syracuse. In the final standings Ben raced to 3rd, Jimmy 4th and Paul Ambrose (AUS) 6th.
At the ITU European Champs this weekend in Kitzbühel Austria, Marc Austin (GB) got a Bronze medal in the senior mixed-relay for Great Britain - he’s preparing for the Commonwealth Games in just a few weeks time. In addition, the stellar Faye McClelland (GB) took Silver in the PT4 Para-triathlon.
Alan Webb (USA) led out of the water and won the USAT development event in Monroe WA in our TX3000 tri apparel. Alan is adapting to triathlon nicely from his professional running past. We are looking for big things out of Alan!
This upcoming weekend all eyes around the world are on Chicago- host to an ITU World Triathlon Series event for the first time. Good luck to all athletes competing!