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September Round Up

Oct 02 2017

by Mike Neill

With many of the athletes at Human Powered Racing taking a well deserved break after the ITU Long Course World Championship, some of our athletes were still preparing for their biggest races of the year.

Colette Hopkins was taking part in her first ever World Championship, while Nancy Carleton and Kara Hobby were back for another crack at the ITU Sprint Distance World Championship in Rotterdam.

Rotterdam Grand Final Sprint Distance

Nancy Carleton – 15th Age Group

Kara Hobby – 40th Age Group

Colette Hopkins – 54th Age Group

On September 24th, Fawn Whiting was racing her 3rd Ironman since March in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Fawn finished in a career best 9:42 to take 6th place and her 3rd top 10 finish this season.

Ironman Chattanooga

Fawn Whiting – 6th Pro

Last Weekend, Diana Thaxter joined 2 of her long time training partners at Ironman Barcelona and had a fantastic race, breaking the 11 hour mark and finishing 3rd in her age group.

Ironman Barcelona

Diana Thaxter – 3rd Age Group

Congratulations to all of our athletes. Now time for everyone to take a well deserved break before Human Powered Racing starts back up again on November 4th.