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IRONMAN 70.3 Pays d'Aix

  • Andreas Boecherer is at the 80-km-mark: Domenico Passuello is about 2:50 behind and in third - 100 meters behind Boris Stein and 50 meters ahead of Joe Gambles. Gambles is followed by Jan van Berkel, Michi Weiss and Sylvain Sudrie.
  • 5 kilometer to go for Andreas Boecherer #flyingatpaysdaix
  • Make ready, Aix-en-Provence: Andreas Boecherer is making his way to T2.
  • Andreas Boecherer is off the bike in 2:38:20.
  • Andreas Boecherers bike split: 2:12:21.
  • Prepare for hectic in T2 - Boris Stein, Domenico Passuello, Michi Weiss, Sylvain Sudrie, Jan van Berkel are next to you...
  • Boris Stein is off +2:35
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  • Michi Weiss is off +3:24
  • Top 10 Men Bike Finish:

    1 6 BOECHERER, Andi (GER) PRO 02:38:20
    2 2469 STEIN, Boris (GER) PRO RSG MONTABAUR +02:35 02:40:55
    3 2471 WEISS, Michael (AUT) PRO TRIRUNNERS BADEN +03:24 02:41:44
    4 3 SUDRIE, Sylvain (FRA) PRO GUIDEL TRIATHLON +03:45 02:42:05
    5 30 VAN BERKEL, Jan (SUI) PRO IMPULS TRIATHLON ... +03:55 02:42:15
    6 7 PASSUELLO, Domenico (ITA) PRO AS MONACO TRIATHL... +04:01 02:42:21
    7 5 GAMBLES, Joe (AUS) PRO +04:13 02:42:33
    8 2465 FERNANDEZ, Nicolas (FRA) PRO AS MONACO +04:51 02:43:11
    9 2468 STEGER, Thomas (AUT) PRO PEWAG RACING TEAM +05:55 02:44:15
    10 10 ROTA, Sylvain (FRA) PRO +05:55 02:44:15
  • Michi Weiss had the fastest bike split: 2:12:15. He was 6 seconds faster than Andreas Boecherer, Boris Stein managed a 2:12:41.
  • 10 more km on the bike for Camilla Pedersen.
  • Top 6 Men Run Km 2.5:

    1 6 BOECHERER, Andi (GER) PRO 02:49:46
    2 2469 STEIN, Boris (GER) PRO RSG MONTABAUR +02:38 02:52:24
    3 2471 WEISS, Michael (AUT) PRO TRIRUNNERS BADEN +03:16 02:53:02
    4 3 SUDRIE, Sylvain (FRA) PRO GUIDEL TRIATHLON +03:26 02:53:12
    5 30 VAN BERKEL, Jan (SUI) PRO IMPULS TRIATHLON ... +03:47 02:53:33
    6 7 PASSUELLO, Domenico (ITA) PRO AS MONACO TRIATHL... +03:48 02:53:34
  • Thanks to a super fast split Ritchie Nicholls has made his way into Top 10 again. He is in 8th now (+5:53).
  • Waiting for Camilla Pedersen in T2.
  • Camilla Pedersen is off the bike.
  • Her lead is 3:30 over Gabriella Zelinka.
  • Camilla Pedersen's bike split: 2:34:48.
  • Top 10 Men Run Km 5.3:

    1 6 BOECHERER, Andi (GER) PRO 02:59:23
    2 2469 STEIN, Boris (GER) PRO RSG MONTABAUR +02:31 03:01:54
    3 2471 WEISS, Michael (AUT) PRO TRIRUNNERS BADEN +02:55 03:02:18
    4 3 SUDRIE, Sylvain (FRA) PRO GUIDEL TRIATHLON +03:20 03:02:43
    5 7 PASSUELLO, Domenico (ITA) PRO AS MONACO TRIATHL... +03:30 03:02:53
    6 30 VAN BERKEL, Jan (SUI) PRO IMPULS TRIATHLON ... +03:31 03:02:54
    7 5 GAMBLES, Joe (AUS) PRO +04:03 03:03:26
    8 2464 NICHOLLS, Ritchie (GBR) PRO PPR TEAM +04:55 03:04:18
    9 2468 STEGER, Thomas (AUT) PRO PEWAG RACING TEAM +05:38 03:05:01
    10 2466 PANNIER, Anthony (FRA) PRO TRIATHL'AIX +06:02 03:05:25
  • The run course is 4-loop-course. The boys are on the 2nd loop now while the pro women start into the half marathon now.

  • Ritchie Nicholls and Michi Weiss are the fastest runners so far today. Nicholls managed the first 7.8 km in 26:55 minutes, Weiss in 27:34. They are really flying out on the course.
  • Top 10 Women bike finish:

    1 58 PEDERSEN, Camilla (DEN) PRO ETOM 03:03:30
    2 52 ZELINKA, Gabriella (HUN) PRO PEPERONCINO TEAM +03:21 03:06:51
    3 49 TONDEUR, Alexandra (BEL) PRO URBAN TRI SPORTS +06:45 03:10:15
    4 57 MULLAN, Eimear (IRL) PRO ALAMEDA O.N +06:46 03:10:16
    5 50 VAN DEN BERG, Tineke (NED) PRO TVR, ROTTERDAM AT... +09:09 03:12:39
    6 55 HENGARTNER, Corina (SUI) PRO TRI CLUB BODENSEE... +09:09 03:12:39
    7 48 STEURER, Bianca (AUT) PRO ÖAMTC RV DJ'S BIK... +09:30 03:13:00
    8 87 MORRISON, Kimberley (GBR) 25 TRI-ANGLIA +09:34 03:13:04
    9 80 HOOIJMAN, Pleuni (NED) 25 DOLFIJN AMSTERDAM +10:09 03:13:39
    10 95 RIOU, Morgane (FRA) 25 ISSY TRIATHLON +12:57 03:16:27
  • Half time for Andreas Boecherer. He is at the 10.6 km mark. Race time: 3:18:36.
  • Boris Stein is 1:59 behind.
  • Michi Weiss is at 2:31.
  • Something happened to Camilla Pedersen. We try to find out if she had a penalty or a technical issue. She is in second now - 1:59 behind Gabriella Zelinka through Km 2.5 of the run.
  • Camilla Pedersen on the bike.

  • Andreas Boecherer starting his run.

  • Boris Stein - in second place after the bike.

  • Michi Weiss making his way onto the podium today?

  • Boris Stein on the bike.

  • Top 10 Men Run Km 10.6:

    1 6 BOECHERER, Andi (GER) PRO 03:18:36
    2 2469 STEIN, Boris (GER) PRO RSG MONTABAUR +01:59 03:20:35
    3 2471 WEISS, Michael (AUT) PRO TRIRUNNERS BADEN +02:31 03:21:07
    4 30 VAN BERKEL, Jan (SUI) PRO IMPULS TRIATHLON ... +02:57 03:21:33
    5 7 PASSUELLO, Domenico (ITA) PRO AS MONACO TRIATHL... +03:07 03:21:43
    6 3 SUDRIE, Sylvain (FRA) PRO GUIDEL TRIATHLON +03:33 03:22:09
    7 2464 NICHOLLS, Ritchie (GBR) PRO PPR TEAM +04:10 03:22:46
    8 2468 STEGER, Thomas (AUT) PRO PEWAG RACING TEAM +05:53 03:24:29
    9 2466 PANNIER, Anthony (FRA) PRO TRIATHL'AIX +06:29 03:25:05
    10 2 OSPALY, Filip (CZE) PRO EKOL TEAM, KOMETA... +06:40 03:25:16
  • Ritchie Nicholls' run split for the first 10.6: 36:20.
  • We hear that Camilla Pedersen got a penalty - that's why she lost so much time in T2.
  • Michi Weiss seems to suffer
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  • Top 10 Women Run Km 5.3:

    1 52 ZELINKA, Gabriella (HUN) PRO PEPERONCINO TEAM 03:29:50
    2 58 PEDERSEN, Camilla (DEN) PRO ETOM +02:03 03:31:53
    3 49 TONDEUR, Alexandra (BEL) PRO URBAN TRI SPORTS +02:14 03:32:04
    4 57 MULLAN, Eimear (IRL) PRO ALAMEDA O.N +05:09 03:34:59
    5 55 HENGARTNER, Corina (SUI) PRO TRI CLUB BODENSEE... +08:04 03:37:54
    6 87 MORRISON, Kimberley (GBR) 25 TRI-ANGLIA +08:14 03:38:04
    7 50 VAN DEN BERG, Tineke (NED) PRO TVR, ROTTERDAM AT... +08:38 03:38:28
    8 48 STEURER, Bianca (AUT) PRO ÖAMTC RV DJ'S BIK... +08:43 03:38:33
    9 80 HOOIJMAN, Pleuni (NED) 25 DOLFIJN AMSTERDAM +09:44 03:39:34
    10 95 RIOU, Morgane (FRA) 25 ISSY TRIATHLON +10:01 03:39:51
  • This race will get really close on the final 5 k. Boris Stein is 1:12 behind Andreas Boecherer through Km 15.9. Jan van Berkel is at 2:14.
  • Alexandra Tondeur is in second in the women's race - she has passed Camilla Pedersen at Km 7.
  • Top 10 Men Run Km 15.9:

    1 6 BOECHERER, Andi (GER) PRO 03:38:05
    2 2469 STEIN, Boris (GER) PRO RSG MONTABAUR +01:12 03:39:17
    3 30 VAN BERKEL, Jan (SUI) PRO IMPULS TRIATHLON ... +02:14 03:40:19
    4 7 PASSUELLO, Domenico (ITA) PRO AS MONACO TRIATHL... +03:36 03:41:41
    5 2464 NICHOLLS, Ritchie (GBR) PRO PPR TEAM +03:42 03:41:47
    6 3 SUDRIE, Sylvain (FRA) PRO GUIDEL TRIATHLON +04:37 03:42:42
    7 2468 STEGER, Thomas (AUT) PRO PEWAG RACING TEAM +06:50 03:44:55
    8 37 BANTI, Herve (MON) PRO AS MONACO TRIATHL... +06:59 03:45:04
    9 2466 PANNIER, Anthony (FRA) PRO TRIATHL'AIX +07:34 03:45:39
    10 2 OSPALY, Filip (CZE) PRO EKOL TEAM, KOMETA... +07:54 03:45:59
  • Ritchie Nicholls is about to pass Domenico Passuello. Will he make it onto the podium?
  • Update women Km 7.8: Zelinka, Tondeur (+1:44), Pedersen (+2:08), Mullan (+5:17).
  • Close, close, close: Boris Stein is 46 seconds behind leader Andi Boecherer through Km 18.4.
  • Van Berkel at 1:53.
  • Nicholls at 3:27.
  • Passuello at 4:23.
  • 1 kilometer to go for Andi Boecherer - but Boris Stein is almost in his neck. The gap is about 150 meters.
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