March 27, 2011
aquathlon hailed a runaway success by organisers!
than 60 athletes took part in the latest Burnham-On-Sea seafront
aquathlon on Sunday morning (March 27th).
popular event, which was organised by Burnham Swim and Sports
Academy, comprised of a 500 metre swim at Burnham Pool followed
by a 5km run along the beach and seafront.
Pitcher from Police Sport UK won the event in a fast time of 28
minutes and 52 seconds. He was 15 seconds ahead ahead of Burnham
relay team Frances Palmer and Jayne Ashurst in second place. Full
results are available here.
separate children's Splash N' Dash races were also well supported,
with 64 youngsters taking part.
under 10s swam 75 metres and ran 750 metres, while those aged
11+ swam 150 metres and ran 1,500 metres. The full results are
available here: Girls
10 & Under | Boys
10 & Under | Girls
11 & Over | Boys
11 & Over
event was well supported by competitors from across the area,"
the academy's Mark Conklin told Burnham-On-Sea.com.