Cyril Viennot now in 2nd place. Trying to cut down the 4min gap between himself and Boecherer.
Viennot is a strong runner so it will be interesting should things stay this way.
Alonso-McKernan in 3rd, now 1min behind Viennot.
Power-house Mike Aigroz just passed 120km mark in 4th place.
Kent Horner now about 1km away from Transition.
Horner just passed 120km mark in 5th place.
Berasategui flying on the bike in 2nd place for the ladies just passed 100km mark.
Very strong head wind as the athletes cycle towards the turnaround point. Athletes seem to be struggling. It's not easy out there today.
Boecherer in 1st just passed 130km mark.
Leading lady Simone Braendli passes 120km mark followed by Virginia Berasatagui 11 minutes behind in 2nd.
German super-lady Diana Riesler now in 3rd place for the ladies just passed 120km mark.
First South African lady is Dianne McEwan in fourth place behind Braendli, Berasategui and Riesler.
Boecherer now passed 154km mark. Flying on the bike and maintaining good lead.
Simone Brandli in 1st for the ladies just passed 130km mark.
Alonso-Mckernan maintaining 2nd postion with 4min 19 sec behind Boecherer in 1st and Viennot in a close 3rd place with 4min 44 sec behind leader.
Viennot with only 24sec behind 2nd place Alonso-Mckernan.
Craig Twigg (UK) now in 4th followed by Markus Fachbach in 5th. Both just passed 154km mark.
Boecherer nearing run transition. Passed 160km mark.
Kent Horner now in 6th with 14 min 28sec behind leader.
Athletes moving slow passed 130km mark. Wind extremely strong and piercingly cold.
Diana Riesler moving on the bike now in 2nd for the ladies followed by Virginia Berasategui in a close 3rd.
Cyclists coming along Marine Drive moving 60km per hour with the winds behind them.
Tissink now in 11th place with 27min behind leader.
1st age-grouper currently in 8th place overall
Andi Boecherer first into Transition.
Boecherer with a bike split of 00:04:43:32
Alonso-McKernan and Viennot very close in 2nd and 3rd into T2.
Out on the bike course towards the turnaround, many age-group athletes getting off their bikes and starting to walk.
Boecherer followed onto the run by Alonso-McKernan 4min 54 behind and Viennot.
12 seconds between Alonso-McKernan and Viennot.
First lady, Simone Braendli, passing the 150km mark.
Mike Aigroz now in 4th and into transition 2.
Leading lady Simone Brandli now passing 154km mark.
Boecherer now passing 2km mark on the run.
Alonso-McKernan and Viennot both passed the 2km mark at the turnaround on the run.
Braendli comfortably out in front, passing the 160km mark. Badmann now in second place 8min 59s behind.
Boecherer passed 4km mark on run.
South Africa's Kent Horner now in 9th place 17min 36s behind the leader.
Tissink passed 179.8km on the cycle in 16th position.
Leading lady Simone Braendli is off the bike and into Transition 2.
Super woman Natascha Badmann passed 179.8 mark on the cycle. Maitaining her 2nd place position.
Boecherer maintaining a brilliant lead now passing 11km mark.
Alonso-Mckernan in 2nd closing the gap with only 1min 27sec behind leader Boecherer