We had an awesome weekend of racing this past week! Our main race, with many of our youth athletes competing and our staff helping organize this weekend was the Virginia Home for Boys and Girls triathlon. However, we also have some other great races to report on from our athletes including a first time Ironman finish and a few more. Let’s get started!
At the Virginia Home For Boys and Girls Triathlon, our team had a great showing. First off, congrats to Ariana Hochfelder for finishing her first triathlon ever! Congrats also to Andrea Rogerson, Mia Stimson, Avery Diette, Anneliese Rogerson, and Isaac Lamprecht, and Ellie Harlow for taking first place in their age groups; Hadley Harlow, Lily Stimson, Izzy List, and Weston White for 2nd; and Tommy White, Austin Harlow, and Kate Harrison for 3rd. In addition, Annika Rogerson, Megan Lamberson, and Caleb Harlow took 4th; Cannen Harlow and Matthew Estes 5th; Maddox Blankiston, Max Laurence, and Matt Ciaverelli 8th; and Ariana Hochfelder 11th.
Cooper Albright set a new PR in his XC season opener with a strong 5k.
Allan Ng ran a strong Annapolis 10 Miler on a tough training week.
At the Downriver Rip Open Water 2.4 mi, Susan Alexander won her AG. Congrats Susan!
Glenn Young took 7th in his AG at the Luray Triathlon this weekend.
Dennis Kao completed his FIRST full distance Ironman race at Mont Tremblant in a time of 13:29:53! Dennis’ raced smart and kept all things in check along the way, allowing him to remain steady and consistent over the course of his race. Alex Lienert also raced hard and finished strong with an awesome time of 11:46! Huge congrats to both athletes on this accomplishment!
Congrats to all our athletes who raced!