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MENAFN - Arab News - 06/06/2014
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(MENAFN - Arab News) The second full triathlon of the season saw an excellent attendance of 76 athletes taking part with many friends and family members supporting.

the full event entailed a 600m swim 20km bike and a 4.5km run at ishbilia compound in calm yet hot conditions.

an impressive swim by kate scott meant she was first out of the water in a speedy 9 minutes 37 seconds. but with the top 4 fastest swimmers finishing the swim all within 4 seconds of each other her lead was soon taken by last season's club champion martin ball. an exceptional bike gave martin nearly a 3 minute lead over his nearest competitor brett girven as it came to the run. alberto martinez gained 3 places with the fastest run split of 18m 14s. however he was unable to catch martin who finished an impressive 4m 45s ahead of second place alberto.

first female and overall 4th place went to rosie wild who must now be looking to take the season title. cameron ball once again took first junior and overall 6th which was all the more impressive after a crash on the bike cost him a couple of minutes.

other category winners included alberto martinez (male open) martin ball (male veteran) franck guerin (male master) paul mcparland (male senior) rosie wild (female open) annie wild (female master) cameron ball (junior).

riyadh triathletes would like to thank the management of ishbilia for hosting the event and the main sponsors airbus defense and space 2xu and carrefour ?5 le mall.

results: martin ball 1:03:25 alberto martinez 1:08:14 brett girven 1:09:09 rosie wild 1:10:54 sylivian girerdeau 1:12:04 cameron ball 1:12:21 nusser almatrad 1:13:28 omar almarri 1:17:20 alistair mcdermott 1:18:02 kate scott 1:19:10 franck guerin 1:19:54 paul mcparland 1:19:55 katy taylor 1:21:50 adelfo paredes 1:21:53 adam taylor 1:21:58 steve salt 1:23:07 dragan petkovski 1:26:14 danny royale 1:27:40 jana jaruskova 1:29:10 chantal bourque 1:29:29 rami beylouni 1:33:08 vanessa bucek 1:34:09 guy sauve 1:35:38 gareth morris 1:37:47 stephen clark 1:37:53 jamie wild 1:38:30 oliver plunkett 1:38:48 stuart birkwood 1:40:11 amr moemen 1:42:06 tariq sangourah 1:43:01 abdulmajeed almuayqil 1:44:50 teddy eleosida 1:46:41 damien ayala lopez 1:46:51 musaad alturaif 1:47:36 jesus valverde 1:48:11 josh birkwood 1:49:47 abdulrahman alufa 1:51:21 anton markovic 2:32:46 norman bain 01:08:40 (1 lap run) mohammed almarri 01:16:46 (1 lap run) vinnie gillespie 01:11:29 (4 laps bike) santiago romani 01:46:00 (1 lap run)

swim-bike: raul romani 01:07:57 nathan bucek 00:38:58 (half swim) bike-run: paul busek 00:52:02 (1 lap run) rodel flores 01:19:27 dick ella 01:02:52 bodour alturaif 01:24:16 alan garcia 01:04:44 (1 lap run) joel penafuerte 01:42:21 theresa flores 01:45:16 mohammed elahmed 01:08:14

swim-run: helmut simeone 00:31:46 matev indra 00:32:31 luigi macchia 00:30:23 marie kalmanova 00:39:50 ziyad almasri 00:29:08 garbiele noce 00:38:02 petr kalnan 00:29:07 david martinez 00:44:56 asem eltrabrouli 00:57:38 sebastian romani 00:43:55 stella gillespie 00:17:23 (half swim/1 lap run) swim: gianmarco vilvaldi 00:11:32 michael fox 00:13:11 bike: ahmed el ahmed 00:42:57 run: dani zhen 00:24:21 claes spang 00:34:34 soledad torre turton 00:38:05 jihan amin 00:38:43 abdullah almarri 00:20:07 (2 lap run) miles flores 00:42:00 miriam elahmad 00:52:11 andrew turton 00:39:38


 






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