Los Angeles, May 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Herbalife Nutrition congratulates Jamie Riddle and Victoria Lopez They took first place in the Herbalife24 Triathlon Los Angeles International Distance.This year’s event attracted more than 2,000 athletes, including elite and amateur triathletes and more than 50 professionals from around the world U.S.this U.K., Asiaand South Americawho fights at the finish line.
“Athletes from all over the world take to the streets Los Angeles Participate in a triathlon, cycling tour, or 5k,” said ibimontesinoSenior Vice President and Managing Director of Herbalife Nutrition North America. “Thousands of spectators cheered the athletes on the sidelines, and we thank them, our partners and sponsors, for making this event a success.”
The top three podium results for the elite men’s and women’s international distance categories are as follows:
- first place, PTO World #326, Jamie Riddletrained in Port Elizabeth, South Africacrosses the finish line at 01:48:55
- second place, PTO World #77, Eric Ragstrom From Bend, Oregoncompletes the race at 01:49:32
- third place, PTO World #65, Steven McKenna from Findon, Australiacaptured the last podium position at 01:51:02
- first place, Victoria Lopezwho is training Boulder, Coloradocrosses the finish line at 02:03:49
- second place, Amy Sloan From Lafayette, Coloradofinish the race at 02:04:50
- third place, PTO World #22 Amelia Watkinson By Auckland, New Zealandfinished third at 02:05:20
NOTE: Prize money will be split equally between the top 15 elite men’s and women’s triathletes.
The day started with thousands of triathletes lining up at Venice Beach to start their sea swims. After the entrants were in the water, the race continued to ride down Venice Boulevard.and through the heart Los Angelesculminating in the famous LA Live’s Xbox Plaza outdoor venue.
This triathlon is the only urban point-to-point course offering athletes international and sprint triathlons and relays, water bikes, bike tours and 5K run/walk.
New this year is the Pro AM format, with three-man teams vying for the top spot.Athletes from the Challenge Athletes Foundation (CAF) lead the swim before handing it over to a member of the Professional Triathlon Organization (PTO) who completes the cycling stage Los Angeles, followed by an amateur running to the finish line.The winning Pro AM team includes Haven Shepherd, from Carthage, Missouri, Lionel Sanders and Paul Feld.
Athletes and spectators gather at the finish line festival after finishing the race. The festival features free family activities, entertainment and a children’s area.
JDRF, the nonprofit organization of choice for funding type 1 diabetes research this year, received $25,000 Donate on behalf of the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and communities around the world.
For more information, visit www.Herbalife24Tri.LA.
About Herbalife Nutrition Co., Ltd.
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About the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation
Since 2005, the Herbalife Nutrition Foundation (HNF), a global 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, has worked to improve the lives of children and communities around the world. HNF supports global community-based Casa Herbalife Nutrition partners helping to provide good nutrition to socially disadvantaged communities, as well as organizations working to promote access, education and empowerment of good nutrition, general health and disaster relief. For more information on HNF and how to support these programs, visit www.herbalifenutritionfoundation.org
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