Joe Begbie, 18, finished the Noosa Triathlon on Sunday with a swift time of 1:54:45 placing him in 20th place out of a whopping 3095 male competitors. “‘The swim today was rough, there was no direction - it was a bit like a washing machine - but it was nice because it made it a little shorter,” Begbie said. “Overall it was a good race, and it’s great to be in Noosa.” Begbie is back in Australia from Japan were he recently competed in the 2019 Takamatsu Sprint Triathlon Asian Cup, placing 17th overall.
Pictures: OLIVIA HENNING and PAUL THOMAS
Last Sunday would have to be without a doubt the biggest sporting event on the Noosa calendar for on this occasion our town played host to the biggest Tri event in the world- The Noosa Triathlon. And the top honors went to Jake Birtwistle in the men’s and Ashleigh Gentle in the ladies. For Ashleigh […]