Wutti took the win in a time of 9:06:25 after a super-fast 2:57:43 marathon. This victory comes less than a year after giving birth to her first child.
Abraham finished second in 9:08:03, and Vesterby held on for a third-place finish, clocking 9:16:44.
View the full Ironman Austria 2017 results here
Today also marked the inaugural Ironman 70.3 Edinburgh, where there was a sizeable British contingent. In the women’s race Emma Pallant took a comfortable victory in 4:23:17, and fellow Brit Lucy Gossage was right behind her in 4:26:32. Sarah True (USA) had another good result in a post-Olympic season of 70.3 racing with a 4:26:32 clocking. In the men’s race, former Iron-distance world record holder Andreas Raelert of Germany won in a time of 3:55:21, while the fastest British finisher was Elliot Smales in 4:04:35.
View the full Ironman Edinburgh 70.3 results here