26 Jun '12, 8pm

What happened in Abu Dhabi? Andrew Starykowicz and race organizers talk about the events that followed a horrific crash

What happened in Abu Dhabi? Andrew Starykowicz and race organizers talk about the events that followed a horrific crash

Abu Dhabi would be the place where the American would start and end his current year of racing. While on the 200K cycling leg of the race, Starykowicz collided with Carly Williams of Great Britain, a volunteer who was on the course collecting water bottles. The accident left Williams battling for her life and thrust Starykowicz into the Abu Dhabi legal system. Now 16 weeks after the race, Williams is on her way to recovery and Starykowicz, who was also injured in the accident, is home in the United States. A blog post published by Starykowicz on June 20 titled I did time ignited reaction from the triathlon community. Many wondered how an incident at a high-profile triathlon that was clearly an accident could result in the incarceration of a professional triathlete. We spoke to both Starykowicz and a spokesperson from the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon to get the truth a...

Full article: http://triathlon.competitor.com/2012/06/news/what-happene...

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