We had a huge weekend of racing for GC Tri at NJ State Triathlon and Ironman Lake Placid! At NJ State Martin Skolnick and Cheryl Tarbous went 3:05 in the olympic distance. Lisa Mangino also finished the tough race in a solid 3:09. In the sprint Glenn Hartrick took 7th overall, winning his age group. Melissa Manning won her age group as well with Kristine Papamichael taking 6th and Erica Manning taking 12th. Congrats to all who suffered through the heat to finish a great race!
At Ironman Lake Placid Gctri represented well with Griffin McNeese (9:46) taking 9th overall for the amateurs and earning a slot to Kona. Megan Wiseman (10:43) took 4th in her AG and also earned a spot to Kona. Here are the rest of our amazing results: Andrew Shore: 10:41, Jared Tootell 9:54 (17th overall for amateurs), Scott Duprex: 10:10, Will Reagan: 11:00.55, Eyal Maor: 10:55, Raphael Zagury: 11:15, Andrew Corcione: 11:45, Julian Setian: 11:59, Nicci Schock: 12:01, Grace Lin: 12:11, Eva Kovacs: 13:38, and Mike Eng: 12:18. Congrats to all of our first timers and everyone else who raced to best times!!!
This weekend Jen and Mike will be leading a ride on Saturday leaving the 14th St Ferry in Hoboken at 7:00 AM. There also appears to be an early bird ride on Sunday leaving at 5:00 if anyone is interested.
Don’t forget, next Wednesday will be the GC Tri social at City Bistro outdoor deck meeting around 7:00 PM. Attendance is mandatory!