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ALL he wanted was a romantic getaway in a tropical island, but two-time Olympian Courtney Atkinson ended up beating fellow Australians to rule the pro men’s division of the Cobra Energy Drink 70.3 Ironman Philippines yesterday at the Shangri-La Mactan Resort and Spa in Lapu-Lapu City. Atkinson, a veteran of the 2008 and 2012 Olympics […]
A 20-year-old triathlete from Cagayan de Oro finished first in the Filipino elite division of Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines on Sunday with a time of 4:26:44. Banjo Norte, of Alaska Team TBB, won his first Ironman 70.3 after months of focused training and right nutrition in Laguna with his coach, professional triathlete Mathieu O’Halloran, who […]
Cloudy skies and slight drizzle failed to dampen the heat of Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines on Sunday, with Australia’s Courtney Atkinson and Switzerland’s Caroline Steffen winning their respective race categories. In the men’s category, Australians bagged the top three spots, with Atkinson crowned as this year’s champion after finishing the race at 3:58:07. READ MORE
Australian triathlete Courtney Atkinson was the first to come out from the 1.9-kilometers swim, which fired off 6:25 a.m. on a gloomy Sunday morning of the second year of Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines. Atkinson led the more than 1,000 swimmers who joined this year’s Ironman. Last year’s champion, Australian national Pete Jacobs, was two minutes […]
Get to know more about Mathieu O’Halloran here.
Check out Sun.Star’s interview with Suzi Palacio Abinuman, biker of Team BEGC, who will also race in the Ironman 70.3 Philippines on Sunday.
Watch Armie Garde’s interview with 15-time Ironman champ Belinda Granger. Read more about Belinda Granger here.
Get to know the members of the Team Prince Warehouse who will be joining the Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines relay on Sunday, August 4, in Cebu.
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SOME roads in the cities of Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu will be closed on Sunday for the Cobra Energy Drink Ironman 70.3 Philippines, the triathlon that is expected to draw at least 2,000 athletes from 35 countries. Authorities hope the endurance test won’t test the patience of commuters as much as last year’s event did. Read […]