Zipp NewsBack 2019-06-03
One Weekend, 5 Pro Tri Wins
Jan Frodeno running Super-9/858 NSW. Photo by Felix Rüdiger
Longtime Zipp-sponsored pro triathletes – Mirinda Carfrae, Sebastian Kienle, Alistair Brownlee, Jan Frodeno, and Sarah Haskins-Kortuem – each scored impressive victories last weekend.
Mirinda Carfrae of Australia used her famously ferocious run to come from behind and secure victory at Ironman® 70.3® Victoria in a time of 4:21:26.
Weert, the Netherlands
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Alistair Brownlee also won gold at theETU Triathlon European Championships. It was his four title.
No, doubt, Sebastian is pumped about this victory. Photo by Marcel Hilger
In Samorin, Slovakia
Kienle of Germany won Challenge®-TheChampionship in a record time of 3:38:49 after chasing down race leader Pieter Heemeryck of Belgium in the final kilometers.
Jan takes the win. Photo Felix Rüdiger
In Kraichgau, Germany
Jan Frodeno of Germany conquered the hilly course at Ironman® 70.3® Kraichgau for a time of 3:53:06, more than 12 minutes ahead of his closest rival.
Warming up that Super-9 Disc. Photo courtesy Sarah Haskins-Kortuem
Los Angeles, California, USA
Long-time Zipp athlete Sarah Haskins-Kortuem got the "W" at the Herbalife24 Triathlon Los Angeles. The victory also had nostalgic value as LA was the site for her first pro win.