athletes complete 2010 Burnham-On-Sea Spring Triathlon
120 athletes took part in Burnham-On-Sea's Spring Triathlon on
Sunday morning (April 25th).
popular 'Super Sprint Triathlon', organised by Burnham Swim and
Sports Academy, involved the competitors swimming 250m (10 lengths
of the pool), cycling 10km and running 2.5km along the beach and
event was won by Wies Wollants from Bristol in a fast time of
31 minutes, 37 seconds. Second was John Mason from North Somerset
(32:04), while third was Andy Denny from Weston (32:18) and fourth
was Richard Phillips of Bristol (33:28).
fastest local competitor to finish the event was Matthew Cooke
from West Country Triathletes in a time of 33 minutes and 47 seconds.
A list of the full results is available here.
whole of The Esplanade and Seaview Road was closed to traffic
during the event between 6am and 9am.
Martin Rogers told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The event was a great
success and we had strong support from entrants across the West
summer triathlon will be held in June.
here for an exclusive photo gallery of images from Sunday's event