Australia’s Greg Bennett and Canada’s Angela Naeth posted strong bike times at Sunday’s Ironman 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake to earn the victories.
Despite some of the toughest conditions ever seen on the Honu course, the deep pro fields led to some fast racing times.
Facing off against the 40-year-old Armstrong will be two veterans of the sport in Chris Lieto and Greg Bennett, who are both also age 40.
Go behind the scenes of the March/April Inside Triathlon cover shoot with Greg and Laura Bennett.
Intermittent rain showers and 90 percent humidity did little to slow down the professional field in today’s Nautica New York City Triathlon, with Rebeccah Wassner three-peating in her home town and Seattle resident Ben Collins winning here for the first time.
Alistair Brownlee leads nearly wire to wire while reigning Ironman world champ Chris McCormack drops out.
Chris McCormack's return to the ITU and a strong contingent of racers should make this weekend's Kitzbühel race one for the ages.