Wednesday, 19 March 2014

2014 Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup - Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

Hi all

On 15 March 2014 I enjoyed a great day at Super Saturday at the Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival. This included both the men's and women's International Triathlon Union (ITU) Triathlon World Cup events featuring some of the world's most talented triathletes. Here are some pics from the 2104 Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup.

Aussie Beijing Bronze Medalist Emma Moffatt
Emma Moffatt - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup -  Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014. Camera 2 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Sofie Hooghe (BEL)
Sofie Hooghe - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup -  Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014. Camera 2 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com

Emma Moffatt negotiates a difficult downhill right hand corner
Emma Moffatt - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup - Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com - Camera 1.

World Class duo of Kiwi Andrea Hewitt (L) and American Gwen Jorgensen
Andrea Hewitt, Gwen Jorgensen - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup - Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com - Camera 1.

Possibly the first time I've seen a Croatian Triathlete at Mooloolaba - Daria Pletikapa
Daria Pletikapa - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup - Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com - Camera 1.

Japan's very talented and motivated Ai Ueda, who finished in third place
Ai Ueda - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup - Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com - Camera 1.

The only thing to beat USA's Gwen Jorgensen to the line was her shadow - great work by Gwen
Gwen Jorgensen - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup - Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com - Camera 1.

The USA did well - the also took second place, thanks to Katie Hersey
Katie Hursey - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup - Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com - Camera 1.

Germany's Anja Knapp finishes full of running
Anja Knapp - Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup - Mooloolaba Multi Sport Festival Super Saturday, 15 March 2014 - Mooloolaba, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Photos by Des Thureson - http://disci.smugmug.com - Camera 1.

Here's my portfolio gallery on the 2014 Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup.

Here's a second gallery of UN-Edited extra photos on the 2014 Subaru Mooloolaba Women's ITU Triathlon World Cup.

Thanks so much for looking.

Regards

Des
http://disci.smugmug.com/Sports/Triathlons/