Congratulations to new Ironman World Champions Pete Jacobs and Leanda Cave!
by on October 19, 2012 in General Ironman

Congratulations to new Ironman World Champions Pete Jacobs and Leanda Cave!

The 31-year-old Aussie took the men’s title with an 8:18:37, beating Germany’s Andreas Raelert by more than 4 minutes while Britain’s Leanda Cave pulled away in the last three miles to win the women’s race with a 9:15:54 just a month after winning the 70.3 World Championship.


2012 Ironman World Champion
Pete Jacobs

2012 Ironman World Champion
Leanda Cave

In the men’s race Raelert took second followed by Belgium’s Frederik van Lierde while in the women’s race Switzerland’s Caroline Steffen took second followed by Australia’s Mirinda Carfrae in third.

 

Congratulations to all the winners, age-groupers, and everyone who competed in the 2012 Ironman World Championship!

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