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  • Pro Men: @36K on the bike: Marino Vanhoenacker already 4min in front of his chasers! #IMAustria
  • 4 weeks ago Marino Vanhoenacker won the IRONMAN Brazil, with a bike split of 4:11:23! Seems he is still in great shape today! #IMAustria
  • Pro Male: 35.5K Bike
    1. Vanhoenacker, Marino (BEL) 01:37:24
    2.Rana, Ivan (ESP) +04:09
    3.Giglmayr, Andreas (AUT)+04:12
    4.Fidalgo, Miguel Angel (ESP)+05:17
    5.Birngruber, Christian (AUT) +05:18
    6.Weiss, Michael (AUT)+05:57
    7.Plese, David (BRN)+06:27
    8.Niederreiter, Daniel (AUT)+06:33
    9.Patrcevic, Dejan (CRO)+09:30
    10.Modic, Matic (SLO)+10:07
  • Pro Female: 35.5K Bike
    1.Jackson, Christina (USA) 01:48:43
    2.Wutti, Eva (AUT) +02:28
    3.Huetthaler, Lisa (AUT) +02:32
    4.Herlbauer, Michaela (AUT) +06:02
    5.Dogana, Martina (ITA) +06:55
    6.Woysch, Nicole (GER) +06:57
    7.Piampiano, Sarah (USA)+07:54
    8.Steurer, Bianca (AUT) +07:56
    9.Csomor, Erika (HUN)+10:15
    10.Polak, Kamila (AUT)+10:20
  • Michael Weiss (AUT) is riding really fast! Now in 2nd place! #IMAustria
  • Marino Vanhoenacker alone in the lead - climbing up @ Rosegg #IMAustria

  • 2.813 athletes registered for the #IMAustria. 2.500 started this morning, 2.408 athletes are out of the water, still 92 are swimming.
  • What's going on! Michael Weiss is flying... still in 2nd place... only about 2min behind Marino Vanhoenacker #IMAustria
  • Little gap opened between the 2 Austrian athletes Eva Wutti and Lisa Hütthaler... #IMAustria

  • Michael Weiss finished already 3 #IMAustria. In 2011 he placed 2nd with 7:57:39.
  • Austrian Michael Weiss chases Marino Vanhoenacker #IMAustria

  • Pro Male: 64.5K Bike
    1.Vanhoenacker, Marino (BEL)02:19:11
    2.Weiss, Michael (AUT)+05:36
    3.Rana, Ivan (ESP) +07:13
    4.Birngruber, Christian (AUT) +07:15
    5.Giglmayr, Andreas (AUT) +07:16
  • Leader Marino Vanhoenacker on his climb up to the highest point of the bike course, the Rupertiberg #IMAustria
  • Bike course profile #IMAustria

  • Pro Female: Only 50 seconds between Christina Jackson and her chaser Eva Wutti & Lisa Hütthalter! #IMAustria
  • Great speculators support on the bike course #IMAustria

  • Pro Female: Bike 64.5K
    1.Jackson, Christina (USA) 02:37:56
    2.Wutti, Eva (AUT) +00:32
    3.Huetthaler, Lisa (AUT) +00:34
  • Eva Wutti and Lisa Hütthaler just passed by the American Christina Jackson! 2 Austrian in the lead on the way up to the Rupertiberg #IMAustria
  • Last swimmer out of the water #IMAustria

  • The last female Austrian winner was Eva Dollinger in 2010. Her finishing time: 9:18:50 #IMAustria
  • Current leader Marino Vanhoenacker @ 90K #IMAustria

  • "I would love to will in Klagenfurt once again" said Marino in the days before the race... #IMAustria
  • Michael Weiss on 2nd place, arrived @90K. He lost one minute on Marino Vanhoenacker... #IMAustria
  • Michael Weiss after 90K on the bike #IMAustria

  • The Spanish athlete Ivan Rana - followed by the 2 Austrian Andreas Giglmayr and Christian Birngruber @ 90K. #IMAustria

  • Pro Female: Austrian leader Eva Wutti @ 80K, 15 meters behind Lisa Hütthaler #IMAustria
  • Pro Male: TOP 10 92K Bike
    1.Vanhoenacker, Marino (BEL) 02:56:56
    2.Weiss, Michael (AUT) +06:39
    3.Rana, Ivan (ESP) +11:38
    4.Birngruber, Christian (AUT) +11:40
    5.Giglmayr, Andreas (AUT) +11:42
    6.Plese, David (BRN) +13:54
    7.Fidalgo, Miguel Angel (ESP)+13:56
    8.Niederreiter, Daniel (AUT)+17:22
    9.Patrcevic, Dejan (CRO)+17:45
    10.Modic, Matic (SLO) +18:40
  • Pro Female: Eva Wutti and Lisa Hütthaler are close together. They just passed 90K and started their 2nd bike round... #IMAustria
  • Eva Wutti in the lead #IMAustria

  • Eva Wutti already won 2 IRONMAN races. #IMAustria
  • Marino Vanhoenacker already passed 111K - 8:30min in front of his chaser Michael Weiss. #IMAustria
  • Top female: Top 3 92K bike
    1. Wutti, Eva (AUT) 03:22:44
    2. Huetthaler, Lisa (AUT) +00:05
    3. Jackson, Christina (USA) +03:17
  • Amazing bike performance of Marino Vanhoenacker #IMAustria

  • The Belgian athlete Marino Vanhoenacker won between 2006-2011 6 times in a row the #IMAustria. He is member of an Austrian racing team.
  • Leader Marino Vanhoenacker just passed 130K #IMAustria
  • Pro Male: Top10 Bike 111,25K
    1.Vanhoenacker, Marino (BEL) 03:25:01
    2.Weiss, Michael (AUT) +08:13
    3.Rana, Ivan (ESP) +14:37
    4.Birngruber, Christian (AUT) +14:39
    5.Giglmayr, Andreas (AUT)+14:40
    6.Plese, David (BRN) +17:20
    7.Fidalgo, Miguel Angel (ESP) +17:21
    8.Patrcevic, Dejan (CRO) +21:38
    9.Niederreiter, Daniel (AUT) +21:40
    10.Modic, Matic (SLO) +22:02
  • Ivan Rana made a successful move to secure his 3rd place... now he is about 300-400 meters in front of his Austrian chasers #IMAustria
  • Todays youngest age groupers are 20years old Stephanie Huber (Germany) and 19years old Emmett Marsden (Canada) #IMAustria
  • Pro female: TOP 10 111,25K Bike
    1. Wutti, Eva (AUT) 03:55:40
    2. Huetthaler, Lisa (AUT)+00:04
    3. Jackson, Christina (USA) +06:46
    4. Piampiano, Sarah (USA) +08:49
    5.Polak, Kamila (AUT)+11:05
    6.Csomor, Erika (HUN)+11:08
    7.Woysch, Nicole (GER) +11:10
    8.Dogana, Martina (ITA) +11:16
    9.Gruber, Elisabeth (AUT) +13:16
    10. Steurer, Bianca (AUT) +14:02
  • Leader Marino Vanhoenacker passed 151,7K - and soon he will climb up the Rubertiberg for the 2nd time! #IMAustria
  • Great performance of the Austrian female Elite Athletes: right now 5 are ranked in the Top10! ! #IMAustria
  • Sarah Piampiano (USA) now on 3rd place #IMAustria

  • Sarah Piampiano knows the #IMAustria course. She placed 4th in 2013.
  • Marino Vanhoenacker increased his lead... @ 151,7K he is 12:32min in front of Michael Weiss. #Respect! #IMAustria
  • Pro female: Austrian - American battles!
    TOP 5 @ 122K Bike
    1.Wutti, Eva (AUT)04:13:55
    2.Huetthaler, Lisa (AUT)+00:06
    3.Piampiano, Sarah (USA)+08:42
    4.Jackson, Christina (USA)+09:18
    5. Polak, Kamila (AUT)+12:01
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