|Alan Jones and his mixed relay teammates at Clearlake Tri.|
Here's a report from Alan Jones on the relay. Finish Strong’s Alan Jones and Father /Daughter teammates Alex and Alyssa Burch competed Saturday in the Mixed Relay Olympic Triathlon ( 1500 meter swim , 14.3 mile bike (cut in ½ due to construction) and a 10k run) and were able to finish strong and take 2nd place in the Mixed Relay.
This was Alyssa’s first open water swim and triathlon and swam an impressive 24:10 for the 1500 meters . Alan was next for the bike leg and hammered away at a 35:11 bike finish averaging almost 24mph. Alex took the chip and gutted it out in the hot and humid 10k for a 51:58 min and overall finish 1:53:03 securing them a 2nd place podium finish! Alyssa had the fastest swim among all Relays and 2nd of all females. Alan was 2nd fastest of all Relays and 4th overall on the bike leg.
5 Lisanne Rogers 32:04.6 swim, 43:44.6 bike 19.2MPH, 55:36.2 run 8:58/M 7:37.1 2:15:23.3 overall
3 Sara Binau 38:39.6 swim, 45:34.4 bike 18.4MPH, 1:05:21.5 run 10:32/M 2:32:22.8 overall
2 Will Blackbird 58 10:20.20swim, 37:43.80 bike 22.73 mph, 18:34.30 run 8:47.43/mi overall
2 Alyssa And Company 24:10.3 swim, 35:11.0 bike 23.9MPH, 51:58.1 run 8:23/M 1:53:03.4 overall
|Susan Hardwick-Smith wins 2nd in AG.|