26 Nov '12, 1pm

Alexandre Ribiero and Amber Monforte won the 28th edition of the Ultraman World Championships in Hawaii:

Alexandre Ribiero and Amber Monforte won the 28th edition of the Ultraman World Championships in Hawaii:

Alexandre Ribiero and Amber Monforte won the 28th edition of the Ultraman World Championships in Hawaii. It was the sixth Ultraman World Champ title for Ribiero, 47, a coach from Brazil, and the third for Monforte, 34, a registered nurse from Reno, Nev. who holds the women’s course record. Day One: 6.2-mile swim and 90-mile bike A strong current made this year’s swim extremely difficult. Ribiero swam nearly half an hour slower than last year, exiting the water in 3:13:56. He followed that up with a 5:14:57 bike for a total time of 8:28:53 to lead the race on day one. Monforte swam a 3:31:31 and biked 5:36:05 for a total day one time of 9:07:36, which put her in second place to Kathy Winkler, 46, going into day two. Day Two: 171.4-mile bike Ribiero took charge again on day two, completing the challenging bike course—it has 8,600 feet of climbing—in 7:36:55, nearly 15 minute...

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