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IRONMAN 70.3 Vietnam

    The VNG Ironman 70.3 is set! Follow us for updates!

    The VNG Ironman 70.3 Vietnam team together with the PROs went to do visit the Women's and Children's Hospital of Da Nang. This was in connection to th Newborns Vietnam project which the organization pledged to help.

    In the afternoon the Meet The PROs Press Conference was held at the Regency Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Danang. The VNG Ironman 70.3 Vietnam will be seeing a deep field of PRO triathletes competing on Sunday for the inaugural crowns!

    Yesterday ended with the VNG Ironman 70.3 Vietnam Gala Dinner which featured cultural presentations.

    Today us day 3 of the VNG Ironman 70.3 Vietnam Athlete Registration and Race Pack claiming. See you all!

    Here's a look at the VNG Ironman 70.3 Vietnam Finisher's Medal by AA Corporation..

    Get ready for Asia's newest destination race, happening tomorrow! #vngironman703 #IM703Vietnam

    Terenzo Bozzone will be seeing action tomorrow at the #IM703Vietnam

    Good morning! It's May 10 and D-day for the VNG Ironman 70.3 Vietnam! Athletes are now arriving here at the Transition area. #vngironman703 #IM703Vietnam

    Bike support available here at the Transition Area courtesy of Jett Cycles! #vngironman703 #im703vietnam

    It is getting busy here now at the Transition Area! #vngironman703 #im703vietnam

    The male and female PROs are now in the water. The VNG Ironman 70.3 Vietnam is now underway! #vngironman703 #im703vietnam

    Male age groupers, yellow cap are now off for the swim. #vngironman703 #im703vietnam

    Make age groupers, black cap are now on the swim! #vngironman703 #im703vietnam

    Clayton Fettell is first male PRO out of the water!
    TOP 10 MALE PROS SWIM TIMES
    1 22:52 7 MPRO Sam Betten AUS
    2 22:54 0:02 3 MPRO Josh Amberger AUS
    3 22:54 0:02 6 MPRO Clayton Fettell AUS
    4 22:59 0:07 28 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    5 24:22 1:30 30 MPRO Victor Manuel Gonzalez ESP
    6 24:27 1:35 32 MPRO James Cunnama ZAF
    7 24:27 1:35 2 MPRO Timothy Reed AUS
    8 24:28 1:36 8 MPRO Mitchell Robins AUS
    9 25:45 2:54 1 MPRO Cyril Viennot FRA
    10 25:50 2:58 4 MPRO Fredrik Croneborg SWE
    LEADING FEMALE PRO SWIM TIMES
    1 26:10 15 FPRO Liz Blatchford AUS
    2 26:17 0:08 14 FPRO Caroline Steffen CHE
    3 28:38 2:28 24 FPRO Kathryn Haesner NZL
    4 28:38 2:28 17 FPRO Belinda Granger AUS
    5 29:18 3:08 16 FPRO Dimity-Lee Duke AUS
    6 33:12 7:02 33 FPRO Ange Castle AUS
    7 34:36 8:26 23 FPRO Stef Puszka AUS
    8 35:40 9:30 26 FPRO Emi Sakai JPN
    9 36:04 9:55 21 FPRO Kendra Goffredo USA
    10 37:39 11:29 22 FPRO Carole Fuchs FRA
    Liz Blatchford is first female out of the water. #im703vietnam #vngironman793

    CORRECTION: Sam Betten is first male PRO out of the water #im703vietnam #vngironman703

    TOP 10 PRO MEN - Thru Bike Split 1 - 16.3 km

    1 47:17 3 MPRO Josh Amberger AUS
    2 47:18 0:01 6 MPRO Clayton Fettell AUS
    3 47:21 0:04 7 MPRO Sam Betten AUS
    4 47:22 0:05 28 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    5 48:18 1:01 2 MPRO Timothy Reed AUS
    6 49:02 1:45 32 MPRO James Cunnama ZAF
    7 49:44 2:27 1 MPRO Cyril Viennot FRA
    8 50:38 3:21 8 MPRO Mitchell Robins AUS
    9 51:10 3:53 30 MPRO Victor Manuel Gonzalez ESP
    10 51:56 4:39 4 MPRO Fredrik Croneborg SWE
    TOP 10 PRO WOMEN - Thru Bike Split 1 - 16.3 km

    1 54:29 14 FPRO Caroline Steffen CHE
    2 54:29 0:01 15 FPRO Liz Blatchford AUS
    3 56:44 2:16 17 FPRO Belinda Granger AUS
    4 58:01 3:33 24 FPRO Kathryn Haesner NZL
    5 58:29 4:01 16 FPRO Dimity-Lee Duke AUS
    6 1:02:45 8:17 33 FPRO Ange Castle AUS
    7 1:02:57 8:29 23 FPRO Stef Puszka AUS
    8 1:04:27 9:59 26 FPRO Emi Sakai JPN
    9 1:05:24 10:56 22 FPRO Carole Fuchs FRA
    10 1:06:11 11:43 21 FPRO Kendra Goffredo USA

    Timothy Reed leads the bike

    Earlier, Liz Blatchford is first female.PRO out of the water ‪#vngironman703 #im703vietnam

    TOP 10 Pro Men - Thru Bike Split 3 - 35.5 km

    1 1:14:07 2 MPRO Timothy Reed AUS
    2 1:14:08 3 MPRO Josh Amberger AUS
    3 1:14:09 28 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    4 1:14:10 6 MPRO Clayton Fettell AUS
    5 1:14:11 7 MPRO Sam Betten AUS
    6 1:16:25 32 MPRO James Cunnama ZAF
    7 1:17:12 1 MPRO Cyril Viennot FRA
    8 1:20:29 10 MPRO Olivier Godart LUX
    9 1:20:32 8 MPRO Mitchell Robins AUS
    10 1:20:32 4 MPRO Fredrik Croneborg SWE
    TOP 10 Pro Women - Thru Bike Split 3 - 35.5 km

    1 1:24:49 14 FPRO Caroline Steffen CHE
    2 1:24:49 15 FPRO Liz Blatchford AUS
    3 1:27:16 17 FPRO Belinda Granger AUS
    4 1:29:58 16 FPRO Dimity-Lee Duke AUS
    5 1:30:23 24 FPRO Kathryn Haesner NZL
    6 1:34:04 23 FPRO Stef Puszka AUS
    7 1:34:39 33 FPRO Ange Castle AUS
    8 1:36:26 26 FPRO Emi Sakai JPN
    9 1:36:26 22 FPRO Carole Fuchs FRA
    Tim holds on to lead on the bike while Josh is still on his heels. Top 3 to 10 spot has changed though! ‪#‎vngironman703‬ ‪#‎im703vietnam‬
    Terenzo takes the bike lead while Tim Reed and Josh Amberger drops to 2nd and 3rd respectively. #vngironman703 #im703vietnam
    TOP 10 Pro Men - Thru Bike Split 6 - 64.3 km

    1 1:53:25 3 MPRO Josh Amberger AUS
    2 1:53:26 2 MPRO Timothy Reed AUS
    3 1:53:27 28 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    The person on top spot just keeps on changing! It is clearly a tight race! #vngironman703 #im703vietnam

    Earlier, SEI's Fred Uytengsu is the first Age Grouper out of the swim.

    TOP Pro Men - Thru Bike Split 6 - 64.3 km

    1 1:53:25 3 MPRO Josh Amberger AUS
    2 1:53:26 2 MPRO Timothy Reed AUS
    3 1:53:27 28 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    4 1:53:28 7 MPRO Sam Betten AUS
    5 1:53:29 6 MPRO Clayton Fettell AUS
    TOP Pro Men - Thru 56-Mile Bike Finish

    1 2:30:50 28 MPRO Terenzo Bozzone NZL
    2 2:30:51 3 MPRO Josh Amberger AUS
    3 2:30:52 2 MPRO Timothy Reed AUS
    4 2:30:57 7 MPRO Sam Betten AUS
    5 2:30:59 6 MPRO Clayton Fettell AUS
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