Tim Don of Great Britain and Samantha Warriner of New Zealand were victorious at Tongyeong BG Triathlon World Cup in Tongyeong, South Korea.
It was a good showing for Don in Tongyeong in his continued quest to qualify for Great Britain's Olympic Team as he claimed his fifth world cup win of his career. Beijing bound Bevan Docherty of New Zealand took 2nd place with a photo finish result over Germany’s Jan Frodeno.
Docherty's teammate Warriner claimed her sixth world cup title with the win today.
2008 Tongyeong BG Triathlon World Cup Results:
|1 - Samantha Warriner (NZL)||1:49:49||1 - Tim Don (GBR)||1:38:14|
|2 - Hollie Avil (GBR)||1:49:58||2 - Bevan Docherty (NZL)||1:38:21|
|3 - Vendula Frintova (CZE)||1:50:20||3 - Jan Frodeno (GER)||1:38:21|
|4 - Ai Ueda (JPN)||1:50:46||4 - Reto Hug (SUI)||1:38:31|
|5 - Kirsten Sweetland (CAN)||1:51:07||5 - Rasmus Henning (DEN)||1:38:34|
The top Americans in Tongyeong where Joe Umphenour (1:39:47) on the men's side who finished in 19th place and Jasmine Oeinck (1:53:43) on the women's side who finished in 16th place
For additional coverage on the BG Triathlon World Cup see the International Triathlon Union website.
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