Five-time world champion Craig Alexander showed he is still a highly competitive athlete with victory in Century Tuna Ironman 70.3 Subic Bay in the Philippines.
The 42-year-old Alexander ran down bike leader Patrick Lange from Germany, while the women’s honors went to the imperious Caroline Steffen (SUI), who like Alexander took command on the run in the sun. Read the race recap at Ironman.com.
2016 Ironman 70.3 Subic Bay
Subic Bay, Philippines – March 6, 2016
1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike, 13.1-mile run
1. Craig Alexander (AUS) 3:48:56
2. Patrick Lange (GER) 3:50:45
3. Tim Reed (AUS) 3:52:28
4. Tim van Berkel (AUS) 3:53:19
5. Jonathan Ciavattella (ITA) 3:56:59
1. Caroline Steffen (SUI) 4:09:40
2. Radka Vodickova (CZE) 4:14:51
3. Dimity-Lee Duke (AUS) 4:23:52
4. Kathryn Haesner (NZL) 4:35:38
5. Bree Wee (USA) 4:36:36