Jul 22

Box End Triathlon

Box End Watersports Centre Bedfordshire was the setting for the Sprint and Standard distance triathlons held there at the weekend. The race was a Championship and League race in the Eastern Region Triathlon League. Simon Smith from Thetford AC was competing in the sprint distance 750m lake swim, 20k bike and 5k off road run and finished in an impressive 1:06:17 for 5th place overall and 3rd in his age group. Steve Dickens was taking part in his first Standard distance triathlon 1500m lake swim, 40k bike, 10k off road run and finished in a time of 2:45:15 for 12th place in his age group.