The Merrell MudMan mountain bike duathlon took place at an army testing ground in Guildford, Surrey, UK on March 7-8 with over 160 athletes taking part.
The first leg of the duathlon was a 7.5km run, followed by a 15km mountain bike ride, then another loop of the 7.5km course for the final run.
In the men’s race Sam Gardner took the win ahead of Eliot Challifour and Paul Davies. Aileen Anderson won the ladies event, beating Fay Cripps and Becky Crisp who were second and third.
After the first run, Sam Gardner and Eliot Challifour (Vo2) came into the first transition neck and neck in 30:58 and 31:04 respectively.
The second run was a formality with
After his win,
Women's winner Aileen Anderson said: “I love hills. This course suits me down to the ground!”
For full results see www.humanrace.co.uk