IOC President Thomas Bach has been welcomed to New Zealand this morning with a traditional powhiri (welcome ceremony) before he embarks on his two day visit, meeting with Olympic athletes, sports and decision-makers.
Current women’s TreX cross triathlon series leader Louise Betts (QLD) is hoping she can return to her race winning form from the Australian summer at the TreX Queensland Championships this weekend (May 2-3).
This weekend’s Challenge Fuerteventura saw Italy’s Jonathan Ciavattella claiming victory over a strong field while there were no surprises in the women’s race with a resounding win by Daniela Ryf (SUI).
Kiwi's filled the podium at Challenge Taiwan Half, with winner Terenzon Bozzone reporting on the race. "it was only fellow Kiwi, Mike Phillips and myself, bridging across that one minute deficit to Dylan.."