Mark Wilcox, Sharon Alikhani (Hammond),Nancy Swartz, Jonny Betts and Chris Gallagher all completed the Eagleman 70.3 Ironman Triathlon in Cambridge, Maryland.
Wilcox finished in 4hrs 39 mins and 02 secs for 16th in his age group out of 218
Jonny Betts clocked 5 hrs 08 min and 08 secs for 67th in his age group out of 297
Sharon Alikhani finished in 6hrs 36 secs for 26th in her age group out of 83
Nancy Swartz posted 6hrs 47 mins 16 secs for 76th in her age group out of 123
Chris Gallagher came home in 7 hrs 11 mins 17 secs for 252nd place out of 297
Andrew Starykowicz produced a blistering bike ride for the 56 miles averaging 27.49 mph to hold off the field on the run and take first overall in 3 :47 :27 whilst seasoned campaigner Heather Wurtele was first female in 4 : 11 : 03 just holding off a fast charging Caitlin Snow who had a fantastic run of 1hr 18 mins 57 secs , compared to Wurtele’s 1 :23 :01,but ran out of real estate to finish 36 secs behind in 2nd.
Bevan Docherty, who was the guest speaker at the BTA 2013 Annual Dinner, finished 4th overall after a strong 2nd place finish last weekend in the Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco.
Full results and more race splits for each competitor can be found at the link below :