Louis bags stirring win at Surfers
He stunned beachgoers with his display in round four of the Ironman Series at the Gold Coast. Brett Wortman Nike Adidas Shoes
SURF LIFESAVING: Mooloolaba competitor Kendrick Louis claimed a stunning victory in round four of the Kellogg Nu Nike Adidas Shoes tri Grain Ironman Series today.
In an amazing comeback, the 22 year old fought back from last position to triumph at Surfers Paradise.
“I don’t even know what happened,” Louis said.
“I honestly can’t believe where I came from to where I finished, it shows it’s never over until it’s over.
“I was telling myself the whole way to stay positive, that it’s not over and it’s a long race. I focused on the basics the whole way and fought my way back to claim the win.
Ky Hurst snared second place with series leader Shannon Eckstein finishing third.
“Shannon [Eckstein] and Ky [Hurst] are my idols and to race to the Nike Adidas Shoes finish line with them is unbelievable,” Louis said.
The heavy surf conditions produced a fierce competition, forcing the athletes to charg Nike Adidas Shoes e through the waves causing a few causalities for both craft and positioning.