photos: Over 200 compete in Burnham's summer Sprint Triathlon
200 athletes from across the region converged on Burnham-On-Sea
on Sunday (June 8th) for the town's annual summer triathlon.
Organised by Burnham-On-Sea Swim and Sports Academy, the Sprint
Triathlon saw 197 athletes swim 20 lengths of the pool, complete
a 20km cycle ride, and then pace around a 5km running route.
event finished on Burnham beach, watched by crowds of spectators.
Plummer from West Country Triathletes won the overall event in
a fast time of 58 minutes and 40 seconds while the first lady
home was Celia Miall. Full
am super pleased with how it went - we had a fantastic turnout
and a great morning of weathher," co-organiser Mark Cox-Conklin
had good support from local residents and our super marshalls
did a good job."