Sunshine Coast Triathlon Academy / Protector Aluminium Athletes have been in action over the past 2 weeks at varying events including Runaway Noosa Marathon and Noosa Swim, Allez Sport Sunshine Coast Cross Country Series Race # 4 at Ewen Maddock Dam, UWA Half Marathon, Ultraman Australia, Sunshine Coast Cycling Club ITT Race # 1 at North Arm, Gold Coast Junior Cycle Tour, Anzac 25 Cycle Race and Ipswich Festival Criterium.
At Ewen Maddock Dam for round 4 of the Allez Sport Cross Country Series saw category wins to Gary Turner (6km) while on the podium in 2nd was Chris George (6km) and Jessica Lee (10km) in 3rd place was Macey Roberts (4km) and Pipi Barlow (2km).
The Noosa Swim saw a large contingent of SCTA athletes having a swim over the varying distances of 3.8km, 2km, 1km and 500m. Category winners included Zak Hammond (500m) and Jake Hammond (500m), while 2nd places went to Peyton Craig (2km) and Jayden James (500m).
At the Runaway Noosa Marathon Festival we had a few lining up over several distances with Courtney Akrigg on the podium in 3rd over the 31.6km distance, while Jason Shortis was a pace runner in the half marathon for the 1hr 30min mark. Kelly Enright, Toni Duetzmann and Emma Hogan all ran well.
Lucy Bowden lined up in the first race of the Sunshine Coast Cycling Club ITT series on the weekend where she was the fastest female and 7th overall amongst the boys.
Last few weekends we have seen Ryan Marsh compete in a few cycle races in SE Queensland. Performing well in the U/17 Male Category. Tahlia Paskin also lined up in the Ipswich Criterium where she finished 2nd in A Grade Women SCTA Club Member Carmen Atkinson lined up in Ultraman Australia where she exercised a few of her demons from last years event where she crashed out. She went on to finish 5th Female over the 3 day journey.
Swim Noosa - 27/05/18 3.8km Rachel James - 7th Place 30-39 Years Female Greg Rehbock - 10th Place 30-39 Years Male Kevin Hammond - 27th Place 40-49 Years Male 2km Peyton Craig - 2nd Place 13-15 years Male Kitouli Wood - 10th Place OPEN Female Angie Hammond - 28th Place 40-49 years Female 500m Jake Hammond - 1st Place 9-10 Years Male Zak Hammond - 1st Place 7-8 Years Male Jayden James - 2nd Place 9-10 Years Male Andrew Olsen - 8th Place 17+ Years Male Sunshine Coast Cycling Club ITT Race # 1 - North Arm - 27.05.18 Lucy Bowden - 1st Place B Grade Women - First Female - 7th Place Overall
Allez Sport Sunshine Coast Cross Country series Race # 4 - 27/05/18 10km Jessica Lee - 2nd Place U/40 Years Female Josh Corocran - 5th Place U/40 Years Male 6km Gary Turner - 1st Place 70+ Years Male Chris George - 2nd Place 18-39 Years Male 4km Macey Roberts - 3rd Place U/18 Years Female Jazzy Shults - 4th Place U/18 Years Female 2km Pipi Barlow - 3rd Place U/12 Years Female
Runaway Noosa - 26/05/18 31.6km Courtney Akrigg - 3rd Place 30-34 Years Female Toni Duetzmann - 6th Place 40-44 Years Female Half Marathon Kirra Seidel - 5th Place OPEN Female Jason Shortis - 8th Place 45-49 years Male - Pace Runner 1:30 Kelly Enright - 10th Place 30-34 Years Female Emma Hogan - 29th Place 35-39 Years Female
Ultraman Australia - 11-13/05/18 Carmen Atkinson - 5th Female and 22nd Overall
Anzac 25 Cycle Criterium - 25/4/18 Ryan Marsh - 7th Place U/17 Junior Male
Ipswich Festival Criterium - 21/04/18 Tahlia Paskin - 2nd Place Women's A Grade Ryan Marsh - 14th Place U/17 Junior Male