Final challenge of the summer

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BRIGG’S final triathlon of the summer, the Sprint event, proved a great race, well organised by Brigg-based triathlon club Lincs squad.

Homecrafts Brigg Sprint Triathlon consisted of a 400 metre pool swim in the Ancholme Leisure Centre’s 25 metre pool, followed by a 20km road cycle and finished with a 5km road run.

The triathlon was well received by the local community.

Participants paid tribute to the registration team and many marshalls out on the course, as well as all the cheers of encouragement from spectators.

Brigg-based Lincs Squad had some excellent results on the day.


1 Stephen Lormor (Lincsquad) 56:29

2 Finley Thompson (Grimsby Tri Club) 57:55

3 Phil Binch (Lincsquad) 58:10


1 Jo Walker (Lincsquad/ TFN) 59:15

2 Lauren York (Lincsquad) 1:07:33

3 Fiona Beard (York Triathlon) 1:09:03

Age group sections: Under 18 - Finley Thompson and Lauren York; 18 to 29 - Chris Lormor and Kate Lahart; 30 to 39 - Steve Lormor and Jo Walker; 40 to 49 - Phil Binch, Paul Thompson and Kate Velly; 50 plus - Chris Gibbs and Karen Hames.

Novice category (first triathlon) - Anthony Philbin and Kathy Palmer.