Starykowicz, Frederiksen Repeat At 70.3 Puerto Rico

The United States' Andrew Starykowicz and Denmark's Helle Frederiksen repeated at the Ironman 70.3 San Juan triathlon in Puerto Rico today.

The United States’ Andrew Starykowicz and Denmark’s Helle Frederiksen repeated at the Ironman 70.3 Puerto Rico triathlon in San Juan today.

Starykowicz put together a 24:15 swim, a 2:02:14 bike and a 1:22:51 run to claim the 3:53:30 victory. He held off a fast-running Will Clarke (GBR), who ultimately finished second. Germany’s Andi Boecherer finished in a distant third.

Frederiksen dominated the women’s competition, combining a 24:38 swim, a 2:18:49 bike and a 1:26:34 half marathon. Belgium’s Sofie Goos was second, with the United States’ Amanda Stevens claiming third.

Ironman 70.3 Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico – April 13, 2014
1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike, 13.1-mile run

1. Andrew Starykowicz (USA) 3:53:30
2. Will Clarke (GBR) 3:54:28
3. Andi Boecherer (GER) 4:03:25
4. Ben Collins (USA) 4:05:16
5. Edgardo Valez (PUR) 4:15:02

1. Helle Fredriksen (DEN) 4:14:27
2. Sofie Goos (BEL) 4:26:50
3. Amanda Stevens (USA) 4:35:25
4. Heather Leiggi (USA) 4:45:11