Delly Carr provides photos from Sunday's Ironman 70.3 Auckland, which served as the 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championship.

2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland
2015 Ironman 70.3 Auckland

Photos: Delly Carr

Australia’s Tim Reed and the United States’ Meredith Kessler kicked off their seasons with victories at a championship-level race at Sunday’s Ironman 70.3 Auckland. The race served as the Ironman 70.3 Asia-Pacific Championships, handing out a high number of KPR points (P-1500 level) and a larger prize purse ($75,000) than is typical at 70.3s.
Read the complete race recap.