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IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga

    Featured men: Andy Potts, Terenzo Bozzone, Greg Bennett, Leon Griffin, Jimmy Seear.

    Featured women: Jessie Donavan, Nina Kraft, Anna Cleaver and Ashley Clifford.

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    Race start time: Sunday 6:50 a.m. EDT

    Top 20 men out of the water:

       1   21:59            1 MPRO   Andy Potts USA

        2   22:01    0:03   13 MPRO   Brian Fleischmann USA
        3   22:02    0:04    5 MPRO   James Seear AUS
        4   22:05    0:06    2 MPRO   Terenzo Bozzone NZL
        5   22:09    0:10    3 MPRO   Greg Bennett AUS
        6   22:11    0:12   22 MPRO   Joe Umphenour USA
        7   23:26    1:27    4 MPRO   Leon Griffin AUS
        8   24:46    2:48   16 MPRO   Justin Park USA
        9   25:08    3:10   25 MPRO   Steven Zawaski USA
       10   25:17    3:19    7 MPRO   Chris Baird USA
       11   25:23    3:24   24 MPRO   Robert Wade IRL
       12   25:23    3:24    9 MPRO   Blake Becker USA
       13   25:26    3:27    6 MPRO   Daniel Bretscher USA
       14   25:28    3:30   19 MPRO   Jack Smith USA
       15   26:00    4:02   18 MPRO   Steve Rosinski USA
       16   26:05    4:07   23 MPRO   Rene Vallant AUT
       17   26:09    4:11   10 MPRO   Karl Bordine USA
       18   26:41    4:43   20 MPRO   Michael Starkey USA
       19   26:44    4:46   12 MPRO   Reinaldo De Oliveira BRA
       20   26:48    4:49   15 MPRO   Adam Kosmicki USA

    Top 13 women out of the water: Updated

        1   26:40           32 FPRO   Anna Cleaver USA
        2   27:01    0:21   39 FPRO   Jackie Hering USA
        3   27:09    0:29   33 FPRO   Ashley Clifford USA
        4   27:34    0:55   34 FPRO   Nina Kraft DEU
        5   29:40    3:00   36 FPRO   Cori Burnett USA
        6   29:44    3:05   37 FPRO   Sarah Cameto USA
        7   30:18    3:38   38 FPRO   Kelly Fillnow USA
        8   31:17    4:37   43 FPRO   Molly Roohi USA
        9   31:23    4:43   35 FPRO   Heather Leiggi USA
       10   31:25    4:45   42 FPRO   Brittany Pierce USA
       11   32:33    5:53   41 FPRO   Natasha Mendez DOM
       12   32:58    6:18   31 FPRO   Jessie Donavan USA
       13   35:41    9:01   40 FPRO   Maria Lopez USA
    Cleaver, Hering and Clifford off the bike within 5 seconds of each other and now running into transition together.
    TOP 10 Pro Men - Run: 2.72 miles

    1 2:50:13 4 MPRO Leon Griffin AUS
    2 2:50:13 0:01 1 MPRO Andy Potts USA
    3 2:50:13 0:01 2 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    4 2:51:31 1:19 3 MPRO Greg Bennett AUS
    5 2:52:11 1:59 5 MPRO James Seear AUS
    6 2:52:14 2:02 13 MPRO Brian Fleischmann USA
    7 2:55:19 5:07 7 MPRO Chris Baird USA
    8 2:58:13 8:01 10 MPRO Karl Bordine USA
    9 2:58:19 8:06 9 MPRO Blake Becker USA
    10 3:00:25 10:13 25 MPRO Steven Zawaski USA
    On the bike, Jessie Donavan clawed back three minutes of the over six minutes she spotted the swim leader and has dismounted her bike in fifth, +3:16
    TOP 8 Pro Women - Bike Finish


    1 2:55:21 32 FPRO Anna Cleaver USA
    2 2:55:23 0:02 39 FPRO Jackie Hering USA
    3 2:55:26 0:05 33 FPRO Ashley Clifford USA
    4 2:58:00 2:39 38 FPRO Kelly Fillnow USA
    5 2:58:37 3:16 31 FPRO Jessie Donavan USA
    6 2:59:09 3:48 37 FPRO Sarah Cameto USA
    7 2:59:46 4:25 35 FPRO Heather Leiggi USA
    8 3:02:35 7:15 34 FPRO Nina Kraft DEU
    The first half of the run has concluded in the men's race and Griffin leads and
    has Potts and Bozzone just off his shoulder. It is one of those good and bad positions to be in for Griffin, you would think!
    Clifford has inched away from Hering (+0:10) with Cleaver and fading (+2:30) and Fillnow (+3:03) and Donavan (4:45) unable to match the leaders pace at 2.7 miles into the run.
    At 9 miles into the run, Griffin has faltered and Potts assumes the lead with Bozzone hovering just a second back. Griffin, now running in third, six seconds back of the action up front.


    TOP 10 Pro Men - Run: 9 Miles

    1 3:24:47 1 MPRO Andy Potts USA
    2 3:24:48 0:01 2 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    3 3:24:52 0:06 4 MPRO Leon Griffin AUS
    4 3:29:14 4:27 3 MPRO Greg Bennett AUS
    5 3:29:14 4:27 13 MPRO Brian Fleischmann USA
    6 3:29:22 4:36 7 MPRO Chris Baird USA
    7 3:31:34 6:47 5 MPRO James Seear AUS
    8 3:36:01 11:14 9 MPRO Blake Becker USA
    9 3:36:57 12:10 10 MPRO Karl Bordine USA

    TOP 10 Pro Women - Run: 2.7 Miles

    1 3:13:44 33 FPRO Ashley Clifford USA
    2 3:13:54 0:10 39 FPRO Jackie Hering USA
    3 3:16:07 2:23 32 FPRO Anna Cleaver USA
    4 3:16:47 3:03 38 FPRO Kelly Fillnow USA
    5 3:18:29 4:45 31 FPRO Jessie Donavan USA
    6 3:20:07 6:23 37 FPRO Sarah Cameto USA
    7 3:20:15 6:31 35 FPRO Heather Leiggi USA
    8 3:21:53 8:09 34 FPRO Nina Kraft DEU
    9 3:23:56 10:12 42 FPRO Brittany Pierce USA
    10 3:25:00 11:16 43 FPRO Molly Roohi USA
    Clifford has a 18 second lead on Hering after the first of two loops of the run.
    Andy Potts is your 2015 Sunbelt Bakery IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga champion.
    Leon Griffin come in second, finishing in 3:51:15.
    Terenzo Bozzone finishes third, 3:52:38.

    TOP 6 Pro Women - Run: 6.7 Miles

    1 3:39:01 33 FPRO Ashley Clifford USA
    2 3:39:18 0:18 39 FPRO Jackie Hering USA
    3 3:42:51 3:51 38 FPRO Kelly Fillnow USA
    4 3:45:05 6:04 31 FPRO Jessie Donavan USA
    5 3:46:51 7:50 32 FPRO Anna Cleaver USA
    6 3:47:30 8:29 35 FPRO Heather Leiggi USA
    At 9 miles, Clifford has stretched out her tentative lead to 33 seconds on Hering with plenty of race to be raced.
    Fillnow, continues to run in third and has slipped to +4:08 while Donavan is going backwards (+6:27) at 9 miles.

    TOP 7 Pro Women - Run 9 Miles

    1 3:52:13 33 FPRO Ashley Clifford USA
    2 3:52:45 0:33 39 FPRO Jackie Hering USA
    3 3:56:20 4:08 38 FPRO Kelly Fillnow USA
    4 3:58:39 6:27 31 FPRO Jessie Donavan USA
    5 4:01:25 9:12 35 FPRO Heather Leiggi USA
    6 4:02:22 10:10 34 FPRO Nina Kraft DEU
    7 4:03:19 11:06 37 FPRO Sarah Cameto USA
    Ashley Clifford is your 2015 Sunbelt Bakery IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga champion: 4:20:33

    Andy Potts wins it for the men in the first ever Sunbelt Bakery #IM703Chatt

    And the Women's winner is Ashley Clifford! Way to go Ashley and congrats to all the great athletes competing in the first Sunbelt Bakery #IM703Chatt today!

    Jackie Hering comes in second, with a 4:21:41 finish time.
    TOP 10 Pro Men - Finish

    1 3:49:43 1 MPRO Andy Potts USA
    2 3:51:15 1:33 4 MPRO Leon Griffin AUS
    3 3:52:38 2:56 2 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    4 3:54:22 4:40 7 MPRO Chris Baird USA
    5 3:57:19 7:36 13 MPRO Brian Fleischmann USA
    6 3:58:30 8:47 3 MPRO Greg Bennett AUS
    7 4:01:17 11:35 5 MPRO James Seear AUS
    8 4:04:00 14:17 9 MPRO Blake Becker USA
    9 4:04:40 14:58 15 MPRO Adam Kosmicki USA
    10 4:04:40 14:58 22 MPRO Joe Umphenour USA
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