Hurst chasing Ironman Series podium finish

GOLD Coast Ironman Ky Hurst will be looking for glory when he takes to the water in Sydney this weekend.

Hurst will swim beside the Opera House in Sydney Harbour on Australia Day to prepare for the Ironman season finale.

The Gold Coaster is going for one last shot at claiming glory in the 2013-2014 Nutri-Grain Ironman Series.


Hurst currently sits in fourth place in the series, behind favourite Shannon Eckstein and fellow Gold Coasters Kendrick Louis and Matt Poole.

The series finale will be held at Coolum next month.