Posted: Sep 13, 2011 7:58 PM by Andrew Masuda
Updated: Sep 13, 2011 10:53 PM
Santa Barbara resident Lauren Capone captured the Ironman 70.3 World Championship over the weekend in Henderson, Nevada.
Lauren won the women's 20-24 years old category with a time of 4:52.52m edging the second place finisher by 35 seconds.
The Ironman 70.3 event is half of the Ironman distance. It consists of a 1.2 mile swim, followed by a 56 mile bike ride and a 13.1 mile run.
Capone qualified for the World Championships by winning the amateur women's title at the Ironman 70.3 in Lawrence, Kansas on June 12.
PLEASE HELP US MODERATE COMMENTS
Offensive or inappropriate comments are subject to removal. To report a comment, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org, and include the name of the story and information on the comment.
Thank you! KSBY.com
Get deals up to 80% off here!
Find the lowest gas prices in your area
Submit your photos to KSBY
Check out our calendar of events
Save with Hot Deals across our counties!
Events across the Central Coast
Follow The CW5 on Facebook.
The KSBY online public file.
What do you think? Leave us your feedback.
KSBY is your official CA Lottery station for San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties