Social media round-up: Island House Invitational Day One
Results & social media highlights
Check out the highlights from Day One of the Island House Invitational Triathlon taking place in Highbourne Cay, Bahamas. You can stay up to date on Day One coverage by checking this page and checking official results here.
Day One format:
AM – Super sprint Individual Time Trial
Bike – 7km
Run – 2km
Swim – 200m
Athletes drew their starting time prior to the event and leave at 30 second intervals.
PM – Sprint Enduro
This stage is traditional mass start.
Men’s enduro race:
Women’s enduro race:
Sebastian Kienle on how he plans to beat the short course superstars:
Olympic gold medallist and last year’s Island House winner, Gwen Jorgensen, doing commentary at this year’s event:
Race director Beth and McKenzie on her way to set up pre-race:
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Here we go! 2 days of #paininparadise starts now at @islandhousetri over 3 stages – and I’ll be behind the scenes of it all. Follow the race on Instagram, Twitter, and some Facebook Live for live updates and video recaps. Today, the individual time trials start at 8:15am EST, and the Enduro starts at 1:30 pm (women) & 3:00 (men)
Some shots of the athletes warming up: