Jenny Merrick continues with some outstanding results . Having tackled the Yeppoon Olympic distance event in August and the recent Hazlewood event and completing both in under the 3 hours Jenny has won her age category in the Sunshine Coast 70.3 in Mooloolaba. Well Jen we reckon this can only end in one location .
Brett Franklin continues his great form in the Victorian Duathlon series , with 3rd , 4th and 3rd overall , with the fastest bike time in every event . The last event of the series is 27th September . Brett completed Ironman WA 205 in a sub 10 hour time of 9:33 and had strong finishes in the Challenge Sheparton and Challenge Melbourne events ( 4.11 and 4.30 )
President , Cameron Wright has just completed his East Coast Cycle Challenge with the assistance of Gavin Slavin and Dennis Neal . Over $5000 has been raised for cancer research and beyond blue . You can still donate by going to the East Coast Cycle Challenge website.
Gavin and Rick returned from Europe having both completed the Roth Challenge ( along with tagalong Dennis Neal ) . For Rick it was his longest day ever with a time of over 14 hours . Rick has had strong finishes in half iron distance events at Ballarat , Geelong and Bateman’s Bay , turning the clock back a decade at Geelong with a personal best of 5.22 . Gavin competed well at Port Macquarie and gained a spot for World Ironman Championship Event in Kona where he will compete on the 10th October .
Tony Durand finished well in the Geelong 70.3 in under he 5 1/2 hours .
Phil Hanley continues in great form . Not content with a second place at Challenge Melbourne he backed up a week later at Ironman 70.3 Geelong taking out his age category .
See you at AGM Friday 18th September.