Biesty’s Duathlon hailed a great success

Ballymoney Cycling Club members.
Ballymoney Cycling Club members.

Ballymoney Cycling Club Biesty’s Centra Tri Team organised a duathlon based at the Joey Dunlop Leisure Centre with a two mile run, ten mile bike and finished off with a two mile run.

With the road season finished the last ounces of energy left were burnt off when 96 competitors lined

up on a mild day and at times the sun threatened to come out.

Ballymoney Cycling Club road riders Stuart Laverty, Jordan McCaw and Marshall Craig were there to give it a go with Jordan McCaw coming 1st in the junior section.

The field was made up with experienced athletes and first timers all giving it a real go.

As this event was in aid of the charity National Deaf Children’s Society, and a great donation of £700 will be presented to this worthy cause.

The final results were

1st. Philip Castles Tuna Tri Club 46.13

2nd. Mark Millar 47.12

3rd . Colin Colin Porter 47.48

Female results.

1st Sonia Fox 53.04

2nd Liz Dawson 54.06

3rd Natalie Davidson 55.14

Relay Team

1st Chris Surgeneor BCC Tri Team 46.26

Junior

1st Jordan McCaw BCC 49.57

2nd Cormac Lynch 54.26

3rd Reece McKendry 57.00

See pictures on p48.