Another exciting week of racing in the Reston Sprint, Pleasant Prairie Elite Cup, KD 5k, Boxer Brief 5k, Spartan races, Rock Hall Triathlon, Raleigh 70.3, PA Duathlon and the 5Atrack meet!
At The Reston Sprint Triathlon, EF swept the women’s podium with Zoe Van Winckel taking 1st Overall female (new course record), Jennifer Zheng 2nd, Emme Cate Helibrun 3rd, and Chloe Ramirez 5th. On the men’s side, Coach Kevin took 2nd Overall. In the age groups, Jordan Pham, Jacob Crouch, and Otto Gerstl all won their age groups, Sarah Menchavez took 2nd, Catherine Claman took 4th, and Nick Gryski 6th. Fran Ramos completed her first EVER triathlon and was 5th in her age group.
We had some great results in the Pleasant Prairie Elite Cup in the Junior and Youth Elite Races in Wisconsin. In the Youth Elite race, EF placed two on the podium with Parker Albright taking 1st followed by Abby Church in 2nd! Megan Buchanan was 26th and Olivia Christie 64th. For Junior Elite Women, Lexi Christie was 18th and Carson Everman was 42nd.
In other races this week, Joshua Gray finished 2nd in the King’s Dominion 5k with a huge PR. Sarah Look had a strong race at the Boxer Brief 5k after a huge week of workouts. David Barksdale and Jeff Ukrop finished strong at the Spartan Race this weekend. Colby Burcham and Hannah Lupica finished 14th and 11th respectively in the 3200 at the 5A track meet this weekend. John McMurry, Paul Croston, David Fouse and Ryan Middleton had strong races at Raleigh 70.3. Florence Lamirand and Allan Ng had strong races at the Rock Hall International in an extremely competitive field – Florence finished 18th overall. Lori Green raced the Rock Hall Sprint finishing 3rd in her age group with a strong race. Kathy Scourby finished 2nd overall at the PA Duathlon on Sunday clicking off some very fast splits!