Here's the rundown on the Newton Pro Team weekend race results:
Stephen Hackett placed a solid 5th place in the unusually cool and wet Ironman 70.3 Buffalo Springs Lake Triathlon:
Ironman 70.3 Buffalo Springs – June 28, 2009
Results: Top Five Men
1st Place- Paul Matthews 4:01.26
2nd Place - Leon Griffin 4:03.02
3rd Place - Simon Thompson 4:05.54
4th Place - Brandon Marsh 4:06.53
5th Place - Stephen Hackett 4:07.19
Story and full results are available here.
Michellie Jones continues to ride the speed train with a third place finish at IronGirl Atlanta:
IronGirl Atlanta – June 28, 2009
1st Place - Mirinda Carfrae (AUS) 1:13:55
2nd Place - Pip Taylor (AUS) 1:14:56
3rd Place - Michellie Jones (AUS) 1:18:06
4th Place - Sam McGlone (CAN) 1:20:11
5th Place - Kate Major (AUS) 1:21:41
Complete results and story here.
Michael Simpson rounded out the weekend with another Newton Running podium at the San Diego International Triathlon – finishing 3rd.
San Diego International Triathon – June 28, 2009
1st Place - Chris Foster 1:26.17
2nd Place - Luke Bell 1:26.44
3rd Place - Michael Simpson 1:29.21
4th Place - Clayton Fettel 1:31.14
5th Place - Nigel Cooper 1:31.52
Complete results here.
Good weekend of racing for the Newton pros. We'd love to hear your weekend results in the comments section!