YEAR IN REVIEW: Best & Brightest of 2009

Bella Bayliss champions Ironman UK, Ironman Austria, and Ironman Lanzarote.

Shonny V. wins XTERRA Brazil & XTERRA Mexico.

Amber Monforte smashes the overall Ultraman record with a time of 25:45:51.

Tereza Macel wins Ironman Lake Placid; 6-weeks later she wins Ironman Canada.

Catharine Pendrel leads the Luna Pro Team as she claims #1 in the World Rankings after her win at the Pan Am Continental Championships. She brings home Silver from the World Mountain Bike Championships.

Llanos Brothers go 1-3 at the Spanish Cross Championships.

JP Theberge brings home Gold from the ITU World Championships held in Australia.

Erika Csomor wins Powerman Zofingen for the 6th time.

Melanie McQuaid defends her XTERRA USA Championship title. Shonny V. takes second. Nico Lebrun & Conrad Stoltz go 1-2.

The AVI-BOLT II – Troy Lee Designs, Limited Edition and matching bike are showcased in Vegas at InterBike.

Jo Zeiger wins Longhorn 70.3 in record setting time.

TEAM AVIA hits the waves and lava fields on the Big Island. Tereza Macel runs 3:10 to claim 4th, her best ever finish at the Ironman World Championship.Tyler Stewart is 10th.
Eneko Llanos claims his 3rd title at the XTERRA World Championships.

Katerina Nash wins the US Gran Prix Cross Championship. Alison Dunlap takes 3rd.

Official testing of the new AVI-QUEST Technology gets a thumb’s up from biomechanists. Two new shoes this spring!

What a fantastic year! Look forward to more racing, great footwear & victories in 2010.

Posted in Endurance Sports.