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McCORMACK WINS 2006 FORD IRONMAN 70.3 HONU - Big Island of Hawaii, HI, USA, June 3, 2006 – Congratulations to KESTREL pro Chris McCormack, for his win at the “Ford Ironman 70.3 Honu” on the Kona coast! This was Macca’s debut at the half-iron distance Honu race, and his second victory of 2006 on his new Airfoil Pro aero bike, as he prepares for an attack on the Ironman World Championships coming up later this year.
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KESTREL BICYCLES IMPROVES PRODUCTS, Kestrel Bicycles ATHLETE’S RESULTS WITH WIND TUNNEL TESTING - SAN DIEGO, CA, USA, January 30, 2006 – Kestrel Bicycles of Santa Cruz, CA, announces that it has successfully completed aerodynamic testing at the San Diego Low Speed Wind Tunnel. The tests verified the aerodynamic benefits of the company’s Airfoil Pro triathlon bike, in addition to finding remarkable time savings for Kestrel’s top ranked professional triathlete, Chris McCormack of Australia.
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KESTREL CLEANS UP IN ROTH - On July 3rd, KESTREL pro triathletes Chris McCormack of Australia and Germany's Alexander Taubert put in an impressive 1-2 finish at the largest and fastest iron-distance race in the world -- the Quelle Challenge in Roth, Germany.Witnessed by an estimated 150,000 screaming fans, "Macca" went hard from the starting gun, dropping all the top contenders on his TALON SL en route to recording the fastest iron-time in the world for the second year in a row. His 7:58:45 finishing time makes him the only athlete to go under the magical 8-hour barrier this year. Alex, who used his AIRFOIL PRO to first ride and then run through a field of the top pro's in the sport, put in a personal-best time at this distance to take second, as well as becoming the German Long-Distance Triathlon Champion. Bravo gentlemen! Both now focus their attention on Ironman Hawaii in October, where Taubert finished a career-high 4th last year and McCormack is poised for something big. Good luck guys!
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CARBON AERO POST NOW AVAILABLE - The highly anticipated "TALON SL/ CARBON" aero seatpost is now available! This carbon version of the Talon Aero post fits both TALON and TALON SL models and weighs in at 270g. Supply is limited, so get your orders in soon!
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Recent Press Releases

MACCA WINS QUELLE CHALLENGE
Roth, Germany, July 4th 2004
After missing the win last year by a mere 3 seconds, KESTREL athlete Chris McCormack came back to this iron-distance race with the spirited determination to win.
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May 19, 2004
CHRIS McCORMACK TO APPEAR ON BEHALF OF KESTREL BICYCLES

February 2, 2004
KESTREL BICYCLES ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP OF RED EDGE ROAD CYCLING TEAM

January 16, 2004
KESTREL BICYCLES USA SIGNS ON WITH NEW JAPANESE DISTRIBUTOR

January 5, 2004
KESTREL BICYCLES ENTERS INTO 2004 WITH NEW GERMAN DISTRIBUTOR

August 21, 2003
KESTREL TO UNVEIL NEW ’04 PRODUCTS AT EUROBIKE TRADE SHOW; SIGNS NEW EUROPEAN DISTRIBUTORS

 

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