Promising juniors Tyler Smith and Erica Hawley will have their biggest challenge to date when they take on the Pan American region’s best in the ITU 16-19 Pam American Championships tomorrow, Saturday 31st May in Dallas. They both normally race youth (13 to 15) events so this event will be a big step up for them.
They will race the day before Flora Duffy who will be racing Sunday in the professional ranks.
Follow the link on this blog to the ITU website to get more information and results and a link to the race website.
Meg Berry and Ben Lau, both relative newbies to triathlon, were first and second last night, 29th May,in the Thursday night Argo Re Triathlon Series race. For full results and a race report go to the BTA website by following the link on this blog.
Get Tyler’s autograph on one of his photo cards and get your photo taken with him at Winners Edge on Friday 6th June between 5 and 6 PM. Tyler will of course be racing on June 8th in the Tokio Millennium Triathlon.
Yesterday’s (Thursday 22nd May) Argo Re Super Sprint fun race at Clearwater saw Tyler Smith top the men’s field and mum Karen Smith finish 1st amongst the women just ahead of newcomer Jenny Lightbourne.
For full results and Alan Gilbertson’s great race report go to the 2014 results section of the BTA website via the link on this site.
A reminder that the Argo Re Summer Series of super sprint triathlons has started on Thursday evenings at Clearwater. For more details go to the Argo Re FAQ section of the BTA website by following the link on this site to the BTA website. It’s for all abilities !! EMail Alan@logic.bm to get on the mailing list for regular updates.
There will be a swim ( 750 meters or 1600 meters ) at 4PM on Saturday from Harrington Sound School Dock. A great way to get ready and relaxed for May 24th. This swim is not an official event so you swim at your own risk. We have had a good turnout.