Brown chalks up 10th Port of Tauranga victory

Last updated 15:42 04/01/2014

Relevant offers

Other Sports

Major League Baseball pitcher sent home after bizarre reported clubhouse incident Record-breaking Harrison receiving more attention for touching reaction White Sox regret lost opportunity at world softball champs Promising Southland riders continue to impress at Junior Track Cycling World Championships Manawatu cyclist Campbell Stewart wins omnium gold at junior world champs Nelson cyclist George Bennett signs with Dutch LottoNL-Jumbo through 2018 Team New Zealand struggle in light breeze at America's Cup World Series in Portsmouth Second and third for Tom Walsh and Eliza McCartney in London Diamond League Third Tour de France title looms for Chris Froome Julian Dean: Beyond the winner, there's still plenty of interest in the Tour

It was a day of landmarks for Auckland athlete Cameron Brown as he chalked up his 10th win in the Port of Tauranga half ironman today.

It was the 25th anniversary of the popular event and Brown was forced to chase down rival Mark Bowstead on the final run leg to secure his triumph.

But Brown will have little time to savour his feat. He'll compete in the Auckland 70.3 Ironman event in a fortnight before trying to win his 11th Ironman New Zealand title in early March.

Scotland's Catriona Morrison has powered to victory in the women's race, winning by five minutes.

Ad Feedback

- Fairfax Media

Special offers
Opinion poll

Will Shane Cameron beat Kali Meehan on Saturday?

For sure. Cameron will knock him out.

It will be close but I think Cameron on points.

Meehan will knock him out. This is his last fight.

I'm tipping Meehan to win on points.

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content