complete Burnham-On-Sea's beach
aquathlon in Spring sunshine
than 140 people took part in Burnham-On-Sea's annual aquathlon
on Sunday morning (April 1st).
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.
Hine from Bath won the event in a fast time of 27 minutes and
25 seconds, which was 29 seconds ahead of Burnham's Scott Jenkins
in second place. Full results are available here.
separate children's Splash n' Dash races were also well supported,
with dozens of local youngsters taking part.
under 8s swam 50 metres and ran 500 metres, while those 10 and
under swam 75 metres and ran 750 metres while those 11 and over
swam 150 metres and ran 1,500 metres.
full results are available here: Girls
8 & Under | Boys
8 & Under | Girls
9 & 10 years | Girls
11 and over | Boys
9 & 10 years | Boys
11 and over
event was really well supported by competitors from across the
area," the academy's Sara Cox-Conklin told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
thank everyone who was involved in taking part in supporting the
event and making it such as success."