This Week: The 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship

Sep 6, 2017


The 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Chattanooga is on the mind as the Ventum Pros prepare for the race coming up this week! The Ventum team will be at the expo Wednesday through Monday (September 6 – September 11).


Race Results

At the ITU Long Course World Championship, triathletes Jordan Bryden and Sheri Jones raced on their Ventums, and Ventum Pro Leanda Cave finished in 5th place!


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Thanks for the love, Sheri Jones:

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Getting some Diaa Nour love! Now, you know I love my #Ventum but the #bike is a small part of why i love this #bikecompany. Diaa, Jimmy and Rachel are the most caring and customer service oriented company out there. If you have an issue w your Ventum, they solve it! They always make sure your bike is ready to #train and #race. My favorite quote from Diaa speaks volumes of why my Ventum truly is a #superbike: "If it has a purpose, it’s on the bike. If it doesn’t, it’s simply not on there. We’re not putting bullshit on our bike. This is not an entry-level bike. It’s a serious #machine for people who care about seconds.” EXACTLY!!😎 #VentumOne #downtubesarefordinos #fastbikes #youneedonetooipromise #ventumgirl #pullthetrigger #buyaVentum #rideVentum #rideabike #rideoutside #triathletesuperbike #thisbikeisfast #TeamZoot #TeamUSA🇺🇸 ##zootgirlalldaylong #ZootSports #cyclingandhappiness #cycling

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At IRONMAN Coeur d’Alene, 3 Kona Qualification slots went to Ventum riders! Triathlete Chad Albright in 35th — and triathlete Cristina Mata just ahead of him — qualified. Ted Cochrane also raced on his Ventum and qualified by finishing in 6th place!


At IRONMAN 70.3 Qujing, Jenny Fletcher finished in 6th place. Congrats, Jenny!

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What an amazing race @ironmantri put on here in China for the inaugural race of #qujing703 From the officiating, to the volunteers, to the spectators lining the streets🙌🏻🙌🏻 it was top notch! They built the lake for #triathlon and boy I loved it. My kinda swim. 2nd out of the water behind speedy @kelsey_withrow! The bike course was a true solid course and with the 6700ft of #altitude it was a challenge. There is nothing like running 🏃🏻‍♀️ into a stadium with 100's of cheers! 💗 Loved this race. I come away with the essential info I need to prep for my next race, & the final spot on the podium!! 6th place, some points for next year, and some $$!! It was worth the trip for sure!! Congrats to a solid & deserving win to @spiampiano, 2nd to @kelsey_withrow, 3rd to @katebevilaqua, 4th to Kerry & 5th to Myriam. You ladies pushed me all day! Excited for my training block about to happen in Sardinia @fortevillage in preparation for @ironman #ITALY🙌🏻🙌🏻 but first…. a little trip to Beijing to see #thegreatwall #livinganadventureeveryday #worldtravel #bucketlist

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Upcoming Events

  • September 6 – 11: 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship Race Expo (Chattanooga, TN) — This weekend!
  • October 10 – 14: 2017 IRONMAN World Championship (Kailua-Kona, HI)
    Ventum is the Official Bike Sponsor of the IRONMAN World Championship in Kona!
  • November 16 – 20: IRONMAN Arizona Race Expo (Tempe, AZ)


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