It is a big day of racing today, Sunday 28th June 2015, for Bermuda based triathletes.
Bermuda’s Island Games challenge gets underway in Jersey, Channel Islands with the men’s triathlon scheduled for 4.15 and the womens triathlon for 4.30 ( that’s 12.15 and 12.30 Bermuda time). The Bermuda team consists of :
Tucker Murphy ,Travis Cooper
Karen Smith, Belinda Castree, Julia Hawley, Martina Olcheski-Bell
Meanwhile in Europe
Sue Edney has started the Ironman France in Nice this morning and after a 1hr 16 min 51 sec swim ( 8th in age group) she had moved into 5th place after 56km of the 180km bike neck and neck with the 4th placed Australian.
Mark Wilcox exited the water today at Ironman Austria in 1.03.49 (60th in his age group) and went through 64.5 km of the bike in 2hrs 58m 59 secs.
Later today Jonny Betts, Christine Patton, Gordy Benson, Chris Gallagher, Tim Palmer and Alec Shepherd take on the Atlantic City Challenge in Atlantic City New Jersey.
- Full Distance: 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike, 26.2 mile run
- Half Distance: 1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.1 mile run
FULL RESULTS LATER.