Chrissie Wellington Breaks Women’s Iron-Distance Record In Roth

Great Britain's Chrissie Wellington earned her third-straight victory at Challenge Roth in the same way she's done in each of the last two years, with a new world record.
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Great Britain’s Chrissie Wellington earned her third-straight victory at Challenge Roth in the same way she’s done in each of the last two years, with a new world record. Wellington’s reported time of 8:18:13 breaks her own 2010 world record by exactly one minute. Her final time was the combination of a 49:49 swim, 4:40:39 bike and a 2:44:35 marathon.

See also:

– PHOTOS: Chrissie Wellington’s Record-Breaking Bike
– Andreas Raelert Breaks World Record At Challenge Roth

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