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Sweet Sweep in Beijing.

August 18th, 2008

Zipp equipped athletes swept the podium in the Women’s Olympic Triathlon in Beijing. Australia’s Emma Snowsill, riding Zipp Wheels, captured the gold with a winning time of 1h58:27.66. Vanessa Fernandes of Portugal, also on Zipp Wheels, finished one minute and seven seconds behind Snowsill. Third place went to Zipp equipped Australian Emma Moffat. Congratulations to all the Zipp equipped athletes on their outstanding performance in Beijing.

The podium in the women's triathlon brings Zipp's 2008 Olympic medal count to 8.