Top Finishes by fortyninegroup Athletes with Joe Maloy 1st and Lauren Goss 5th at Escape from Alcatraz, Jeanni Seymour 2nd and Rudy von Berg 4th at IRONMAN 70.3 Boulder

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  DELRAY BEACH, FL – June 14, 2016 – The professional athletes represented by fortyninegroup had an outstanding weekend of racing, with Joe Maloy, 2016 USA Triathlon Olympic Team member, winning the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon. He was second out of the water, then took the lead in the final mile of the run, producing the best run split of the day by over two minutes. With this victory, Maloy maintains his winning streak in non-drafting races since October 2013. Lauren Goss, 6-time overall event winner and 8-time podium finisher in 2015, was 5th. At IRONMAN 70.3 Boulder, Jeanni Seymour raced to a 2nd place finish, just 17 seconds behind the winner, Ellie Salthouse. Two-time Collegiate National Champion, Rudy von Berg, at only 22 years of age, finished 4th, after holding second place through more than half of the run. Justin Metzler, 2014 USA Triathlon Pro Rookie of the Year, was …

Summer Cook Earns First ITU World Cup Win in Chengdu

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DELRAY BEACH, FL – April 18, 2016 – In just her third season as a professional triathlete, Summer Cook has earned her first victory on the ITU World Cup circuit winning in Chengdu on April 16. She was first out of the water and logged the fastest run time. An understandably excited Cook remarked, “I was able to put together a strong race across the board and successfully execute many of the process steps I’ve been working on. It was wonderful to have all the work I put in validated. I’m looking forward to having more opportunities to test my continued progress.” Video highlights by ITU show her race unfolding and finishing with a controlled and impressive surge past the field on the run. In 2013 Cook was invited to join the USA Triathlon Collegiate Recruitment Program. Cook was a standout two-sport athlete for Villanova where she earned All-Big East …