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Germany's Jan Frodeno Wins Gold in Men's Olympic Triathlon

August 19th, 2009

Jan Frodeno (Ger) outs printed the last three competitors to take the gold medal in the triathlon at the Beijing Olympics! After a solid swim and bike ride, the SRAM RED and Zipp equipped German triathlete fulfilled his Olympic dream by clinching the top prize. In the last meters of a thrilling triathlon Jan Frodeno dropped the Spanish world champion Gomez (Spa) and former Olympic Champion Simon Whitfield (Can).

Jan's gold brings the Zipp total medal count to 9 at the Beijing Olympics.

Photo and copy is courtesy of Dirk Belling.