Tonga Tri-athlete, Gerhard Sanft heads to New Caledonia

"The 30 year old has a lot of potential and surely is a medal prospect for 2011 Games in new Caledonia.  We received an invitation to participate in this event a month ago and we are happy to see off Gerhard who had been working tremendously hard and had so much improved in his time in all diciplines." said 'Alo Fe'iloakitau of FIT.  Gerhard will compete this Sunday 9th of May in a 1.5 km swim, 40km bike ride and 10 km run.  On the photograph is the winning team of the FIT Corporate Triathlon competition in May this year.  Gerhard is positioned on the right with his aunt Robyn Tu'ivakanoa and team mate 'Isi Taumoepeau.

 




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