A very successful weekend of racing from the Sunshine Coast Triathlon Academy / Protector Aluminium Athletes that were in action over the weekend.
Maleny was the scene for Race # 4 of the Allez Sport Cross Country Series. A very tough and hilly course where all the athletes are tested. Ella Wooldridge (U/18 4km) and Mia Wooldridge (U/14 3km) took out the wins in their respective categories. Ryan Marsh (U/18 6km) was 3rd on the podium.
The end of season trip to Byron Bay for their annual Triathlon saw a small contingent of athletes head down. Lucy Bowden (OPEN Female) continued her great racing being 2nd Female Overall and some pocket money in the Olympic Distance.
In the Sprint Distance, both Jorja Matthews (14-15) and Rebecca Howell (20-24) landed on the podium with 2nd places, while birthday Boy Ron Craig (40-44) just miss the podium in 4th Place. Peyton Craig (Cycle + Run) Teamed up with the Coach Toby Coote (Swim) where they took out the Male Teams and overall win.
At the recent QA All Schools Cross Country and Short Course Cross Country Champs on 4th May, saw some great performances from Mia Wooldridge 4th (13 Girls), Chloe Turner 10th (Open Female), Ryan Marsh 15th (16 Boys). Erin Wooldridge 16th (16 Girls) and Macey Roberts 22nd (17 Girls).
At Wide Bay District Cross Country Jericho Pogany was 2nd (16 Male)
SCTA Club Members in action over the weekend included Carrie Lester Race Winner Gulf Coast 70.3 in Panama City, while in Chengdu China for the ITU World Cup Brittany Dutton was 12th and Romy Wolstencroft 20th in ELITE Female
Well done to all that raced. Full results below Allez Sport Cross Country Series Race # 4 - Maleny Ella Wooldridge - 1st Place U/18 Years Female 4km Mia Wooldridge - 1st Place U/14 Years Female 3km Ryan Marsh - 3rd Place U/18 Years Male 6km Erin Wooldridge - 6th Place U/18 Years Female 4km Jericho Pogany - 8th Place U/16 Years Male 4km
Byron Bay Triathlon - 11.05.19 Olympic Distance - 1.5/40/10 Lucy Bowden - 2nd Place OPEN Female Sprint Distance - 750/20/5 Toby + Peyton - 1st Pace Male Teams - 1st Team Overall Jorja Matthews - 2nd Place 14-15 Years Female Rebecca Howell - 2nd Place 20-24 Years Female Ron Craig - 4th Place 40-44 Years Male
Chengdu ITU World Cup - 11.05.19 Brittany Dutton - 12th Place ELITE Female Romy Wolstencroft - 20th Place ELITE Female
Wide Bay district Cross Country - 08.05.19 Jericho Pogany - 2nd Place 16 Years Male
QA All Schools Cross Country Champsand Short Course Cross Country Champs - Yatala 04.05.19 Mia Wooldridge - 4th Place 13 Years Girls 3km Chloe Turner - 10th Place OPEN Female Ryan Marsh - 15th Place 16 Years Male 4km Erin Wooldridge - 16th Place 16 Years Girls 4km Macey Roberts - 22nd Place 17 Years Girls 4km