NZ Ironman champions Teresa Adam, Joe Skipper smash course records in Taupo

It's been a record-breaking day at the New Zealand Ironman triathlon in Taupo with both of the winners smashing the respective course records.

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Auckland's Teresa Adam proving and Englishman Joe Skipper both smashed the women’s and men’s course records respectively in Taupo. Source: 1 NEWS

Auckland's Teresa Adam claimed her first title and finished in a time of 8 hours 40 minutes after being untouchable the entire race.

For the men, England's Joe Skipper pulled off a new course record of 7 hours 54 minutes.