This weekend at the races! 8/9/10
The 2010 Riverside Federal Credit Union Summer Sizzler sprint triathlon, formula one triathlon, duathlon and kids races took place this past Saturday on a picture perfect day in Grand Island NY.
In the sprint race 20-24 age grouper Daniel Szajta held off a fast charging 53 year old Curt Eggers for the overall title, and right behind Curt was youngster Nicholas Brodnicki to round off the top three. On the women’s side Diane Bishop beat Brenda Spillman to the line, who was closely followed by Tersa Berg to round out the top three.
The formula one triathlon featured a swim bike run then swim bike run event, Travis Earley of Rochester won with a comfortable margin over Kevin Patterson of Buffalo who took second and Joey Meyer also of Buffalo who nabbed third overall. Kathleen Hayden of Rochester continued her winning streak as she took the top female spot over up and coming Christine Devries. Rounding out the podium was Rochester’s Karin Kellman putting the final touches on her training as she prepared for Timberman 70.3 later this month.
Duathletes hit the roads with a bang as David Welby took the first podium spot followed by duathlete legends James Roche and Warrern Elvers of Getzville. Rachel Brooks followed up her outright overall win last week in Wilson with the top female spot here today, extending her winning streak. Rochester’s Kristine Mallory finished second and Barbara Orielly finished third overall female.
Complete results can be found at www.score-this.com
Riverside federal Credit Union Summer Sizzler Duathlon:
1. David Welby 54.01
2. James Roche 56:26
3. Warren Elvers 57:29
1. Rachel Brooks 1:00.35
2. Kristine Mallory 1:02.43
3. Barbara Orielly 1:04.36
Riverside Federal Credit Union Summer Sizzler Sprint Triathlon
1. Daniel Szjata 51:44
2. Curt Eggers 53:00
3. Nicholas Brodnicki 54:21
1. Diane Bishop 1:00.44
2. Bredna Spillman 1:01.24
3. Teresa Berg 1:01.45
Riverside Federal Credit Union Summer Sizzler Formula One Triathlon
1. Travis Earley 1:44.25
2. Kevin Patterson 1:45.37
3. Joey Meyer 1:45.41
1. Kathleen Hayden 1:54.19
2. Christine Devries 2:03.22
3. Karin Kellman 2:05.06
Afflac Irongirl Syracuse
This all women’s triathlon in Syracuse continued to gain steam as many of the area’s most talented females took to the race course on Saturday morning. Jamie Sherwood enjoyed a comfortable win over Stephanie Perotti, who was able to hold off a fast charging group of ladies behind her. Stephanie Gardner took third, with Dawm Kolis in 4th and Shelly Connors in 5th! Complete results here: