Button gets disqualified…for speeding!

Date published: April 5 2017

Retired Jenson Button is still showing good race pace, but it ultimately got him disqualified in one of his beloved triathlon events.

Button recently competed in the Ironman 70.3 Oceanside in California in the 35-39 category and had finished third despite having issues with his bike.

The third-place finish would have been enough to see him qualify for the Ironman 70.3 World Championships, but he was disqualified for speeding on his bike in a go-slow zone!

He may find himself competing in another World Championship, should Fernando Alonso’s increasingly short fuse finally blow…