The Bennett's, Greg and Laura expand their reach today by winning the new late season inaugural Ironman 70.3 Augusta triathlon event. The Bennett's primarilay race in the Olympic distance triathlon circuit, so this is something new for the pair. The race today took place in the classic southern city of Augusta, Georgia.
2009 Ironman 70.3 Augusta Results:
|1 - Greg Bennett||3:47:07||1 - Laura Bennett||4:18:36|
|2 - Chris Legh||3:49:27||2 - Kelly Williamson||4:18:42|
|3 - Brian Fleischmann||3:50:44||3 - Desiree Ficker||4:20:47|
|4 - Viktor Zyemtsev||3:51:51||4 - Tamara Kozulina||4:22:36|
|5 - Maxim Kriat||3:53:06||5 - Magali Tisseyre||4:23:18|
They will get their share of th $25,000.00 professional prize purse. With the win, they qualify for the Ironman World Championship 70.3 race in Clearwater, Florida. We will have to see if they accept their qualifying spots to the event.
For additional race results check the Ironman 70.3 Augusta Athlete Tracker from Ironman.com.