Erica Hawley, Tyler Smith, Alex Pilgrim and Nick Pilgrim continued to impress in their overseas events.
Nick Pilgrim raced on Saturday (12th July) and finished a very impressive 2nd in the Hy -Vee Kids Fit Triathlon in Des Moines Iowa. See splits and full results at link below :
Erica Hawley, 16 years old, and Tyler Smith, 15, competed in the very competitive Flatlands Cup Draft Legal Junior Elite Triathlon fr 16 – 19 year olds in Des Moines which attracted many of the USA’s top triathletes. Despite being two of the younger competitors both Erica and Tyler showed that their experience competing at this level abroad is paying dividends as they posted impressive times and results.
Erica was 17th out of 48 in 1 hr 6 mins 27 secs with the winner being Taylor Knibb in 1 : 02 :14.
Tyler was 20th out of 65 in 1 hr 27 secs, almost breaking the magic 1 hour. The race was won by Brent Demarest in 56 mins 23 secs.
For splits and results pages for Erica and Tyler go to the links below and click on “go to results by division:
Last but not least, after two impressive results in the UK, Alex Pilgrim finished 17th in 34 mins 26 secs in a field of 73 in the Flatlands Cup Draft Legal Youth Elite Triathlon. The race was won by Evan Parres in 32 mins 11 secs. This year Alex has already raced Parres who has been dominant in youth elite races.
Go to link below for Alex’s splits and results page. When there click on “go to results by division”: