Derek Atkins impressed this week by crossing the line first at both Monday’s Labour Day Triathlon at Harrington Sound School Dock and Thursday’s Argo Re Super Sprint Triathlon Series event. Cora Lee Starzomski was the first female finisher. Derek finished the Labour Day Triathlon in 1hrs 7 mins 28 secs ahead of Tim Paterson who finished in 1hr 09 mins and 22 secs. Cora Lee who has made a welcomed return to triathlon finished in 1hr 12 mins and 53 secs just ahead of Melissa Logie ( 1hr 13 mins 13 secs). Altogether 14 triathletes completed the event.
Meanwhile on Thursday Derek held off South African Byron Rencken to win in 25.10 with Byron 2nd and the consistent Otis Ingham in third. Natalie Luthi was the top female.
For full results and great write ups on these events go to the Bermuda Triathlon Association website by following the link in the LINKS section of this blog.