pinit fg en rect gray 20   Ryf takes Dextro Energy Triathlon Seoul

ryf takes dextro energy triathlon seoul 222x300   Ryf takes Dextro Energy Triathlon SeoulDaniela Ryf of Switzerland, pulled off an upset by sprinting to win the Dextro Energy Tiathlon ITU World Championship in Seoul, Korea over the world’s number one Barbara Riveros Diaz of Chile and reigning world champion Emma Moffatt of Australia. Moffatt appeared to be winning the race until the chase pack caught up with her, turning the last two kilometers final stretch into a heart pounding battle with Ryf out on the lead. The runner up, Riveros Diaz is still rank number one in the 2010 Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series.

A two lap swim in the Han River started off the race. Hayley Peirsol of USA took the early lead but could not keep a solo break away as she did in the past. Peirsol was out of the water first with Sarah Haskins (USA) and Kerry Lang a few seconds behind. Forty seconds behind was the chase…

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