Mon, 5 March 2007
Episode 50 Ironman Talk
In this weeks show:
John and Bevans race reports
In the aftermath of IMNZ John and Bevan give a break down of the race. They cover the swim, bike and run.
High 5 Age Group Athletes in Taupo
1 Gary Burgess - Did a 9:50 at the age of 50!
2. David Craig - PB by 40 mins with a time of 9:58.
3. Greg Fraine - Won his 40-44 age group and got 12th overall in a time of 9:11.
4. Keegan Williams - Did a 9:11 in his first Ironman plus got 10th overall!
5. Shirley Ralston - Won the womans 55-59 age group in a time of 13:37.
Well done to all the Ironman Talk listeners who completed the race!
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Interview with Jo Lawn
Wellington born, Auckland raised, Lawn has taken a roundabout route to the top of triathlon racing. She played every sport ever invented during high school. Joanna was a member of the New Zealand cycling team for the Commonwealth Games in 1998. For the past four years she has been improving from a 4th placed in her first attempt at the distance to winning Ironman New Zealand for the past two years. She also holds the course record at 9:17. In 2005 she finished 4th in the world championship held in Kona, Hawaii.
Joanna and her husband Armando Galarraga are now living in Auckland, New Zealand.
Check out her website: Joannalawn.com