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IRONMAN 70.3 Ballarat

    The 2014 IRONMAN 70.3 Ballarat is about 25 minutes away from swim start from the Olympic Rings at Lake Wendouree.
    Our Media Manager Daniel Hoy getting ready for a dip with his GoPro to film the swim start.
    Councillor Samantha McIntosh City of Ballarat with the Read Coats ready for the inaugural start of IRONMAN 70.3 Ballarat. Great atmosphere down here.
    Luke Bell is right in this race, here's what he had to say before the gun went off.
    Michael Raelert and Luke Bell are making this race a one on one battle. Their lead over Jamie Huggett in third at the 73km mark is over 6mins.
    Congratulations to our female champion today at the 2014 IRONMAN 70.3 Ballarat Melanie McQuaid from Canada.

    Melanie McQuaid - winner

    1 Melanie MCQUAID  (#22) 4:19:39
    2 Madeleine OLDFIELD  (#21) 4:27:13 +07:33
    3 Mareen HUFE  (#23) 4:29:46 +10:06
    4 Jessica MITCHELL  (#25) 4:30:03 +10:23
    5 Kristy HALLETT  (#24) 4:43:13 +23:33
    6 Tracy DOUGLAS  (#26) 4:47:24 +27:44

    Pro Men's Podium Raelert, Huggett and Bell

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