Alexander Vinokurov became Ironman 70.3 World Champion in Nice
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Alexander Vinokurov became Ironman 70.3 World Champion in Nice

London 2012 Olympic champion and general manager of Astana cycling team Aleksandr Vinokurov won the Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Nice (France) in his age category, Vesti.kz reports.

45-year-old Kazakhstan representative managed to overcome the distance (swimming, cycling and running) in 4 hours, 28 minutes and 47 seconds. 507 athletes participated in this age category. At that, Vinokurov became the 93rd among all 3 344 participants of the Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Nice.

Vinokurov previously won the BI Group Ironman 70.3 Astana in Nur-Sultan in his age category. This victory brought the Olympic champion in cycling a ticket to the next year’s World Championship.

In addition, General Manager of Astana cycling team will perform at another major start of the season – the Ironman 140.6 World Championship in Kailua-Kona (Hawaii), which will be held on October 12.