Jasmine Hasselkuss rounded out a fantastic weekend for Bermuda’s juniors as she took 1st place in the Under 9 age group at the Trimemphre Triathlon in Magog. Jasmine not only finished 1st out of 28 girls but was 5th overall out of 63 boys and girls, winning the girls division by over a minute in 23 mins 54 secs for the 100m swim, 5km bike and 1km run.
Bermuda also entered a relay team into the four person ( 2 boys / 2 girls) relay with each athlete completing a 250m swim, 6.6km bike and 1.6km run before handing over to the next team member. Bermuda’s team consisted of juniors Tyler Smith and Erica Hawley with youth age group (13-15) triathletes, Rebecca Harrison and Alex Pilgrim. Bermuda finished a creditable 18th out of 30 teams considering that most teams consisted of 4 junior ( 16 to 19) age group triathletes.