NICK PILGRIM HAS ANOTHER STRONG RACE

Nick Pilgrim Clermont March 2016.JPG
NICK PILGRIM RACING IN CLERMONT FLORIDA EARLIER THIS YEAR

Outstanding junior triathlete Nick Pilgrim produced another strong performance finishing 24th out of 72 starters in the 12-15 junior elite category at the US East Coast Triathlon Festival, part of the US Triathlon Asoociation’s Junior Elite Race Series. The race was held at Liberty University in Richmond, Virginia.

Nick Pilgrim race conditions
A WET TRANSITION AREA AT THIS WEEKEND’S EAST COAST TRIATHLON FESTIVAL

The race got underway in pouring rain which did not let up. Nick did not have a great swim leaving him chasing in the third pack of riders and his run was also below his best. Nevertheless he was the first 13 year old to finish the 375m swim, 10km bike and 2.5km run in 32 mins 7 secs.The winner was 15 year old Zack Wilson in 29 min 05 secs.

FOR RESULTS OF THE YOUTH ELITE RACE CLICK HERE

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