Press Release - 2003 ITU Nice World Cup - Elite Women

Press Release - 2003 ITU Nice World Cup - Elite Women

By ITU Admin on 12/09/03 at 12:00 am

  ITU Press Release -Nice ITU World Cup 2003 -Elite Women

Run Lap 3:
  Marianna Ohata (BRA) and Jodie Swallow (GBR) moved into contention in the top   6 runners.

Run Lap 1:
  Emma Snowsill (AUS) and Liz Blatchford (AUS) moved up to the leaders during   the first lap.

Exit to Run:
  Sylvia Gemignani (ITA) mastered the transition best to lead out onto the first   of 3 laps of the 10k run. Julie Dibbens (GBR) followed closely.

Bike Lap 8:
  Runner Nakanishi Machiko (JAP) and Simone Burli (SUI) worked strongly with this   group.

  Bike Lap 6:
Stephanie Gros (FRA) Kathleen Smet (BEL) joined the lead group of 20 containing   the race favourites, who were now 1:30 ahead of the chase group.

Bike Lap 4:
  Williams continued her aggressive bike to break away solo to build a 10 second   lead, but was soon reeled into the lead bike group.

Bike Lap 3:
  Susan Williams (USA) broke away from the chase pack to join the leaders.

Bike Lap 2:
  The lead group worked efficiently to extend their lead out to 56 seconds.

Bike Lap 1:
  Out onto the bike for the first of eight 5 K laps these three quickly formed   a lead group to build a 17 second lead over the chase group.

Swim Exit:
  Galluci exited with a clear lead over Cave, followed by Swallow.
  Swim Lap 1:
  Swim specialist Susie Galluci (USA) opened a 7 metre lead on lap 1, ahead of Jodie Swallow and Leanda Cave both of GBR and Melissa Ashton (AUS), and Julie   Dibbens (GBR)

Swim Start:
  A field of 65 Women entered the 24 degree

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