Photos of Hervey Bay triathlete Matt Hauser's short career so far. Hauser is now a three-time Oceania champion and two-time Australian Junior Triathlon Series winner.
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Former Hervey Bay athlete Matthew Hauser has helped make Australian triathlon history.
The Hervey bay product shot past the world's premier triathletes like a torpedo during the chaotic swim leg, leading by 13 seconds at the first transition.
The 19-year-old will be one of the youngest competitors in the 50-strong elite men's field.
Hervey Bay-turned-Gold Coast athlete Matt Hauser won his fourth consecutive Oceania title.
Hervey Bay triathlete Matt Hauser finished 45th in the junior male world triathlon championships at Cozumel, Mexico.