athlete qualifies for GB team at world triathlon championships
Burnham-On-Sea athlete is set to represent Great Britain at the
Triathlon World Championships next year after winning the British
Championships on Sunday (May 15th).
Rogers, who is Burnham Swim & Sports Academy General Manager,
took part in the 2016 British Triathlon Sprint Distance Triathlon
Champs at Emberton Country Park, Olney, Bucks where he won his
winner of the event, Martin gained automatic selection to represent
Great Britain at the 2017 ITU Sprint Distance Triathlon World
who is already taking part in the European Championships in Portugal
next week, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I completed a 750m swim,
a 20km bike ride and a 5km run and was really pleased to have
won overall by just under two minutes in front of the next finsher.
You never know until the end of the event if you've done well
when everyone's scores have been calculated."
Swim & Sports Academy's Sara Cox Conklin told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"We are extremely proud of Martin - he's our main coach for
our tri-academy so he's not just teaching our members but doing
it very successfully himself!"
are really pleased for him - it's a great accomplishment to reach
the ITU Sprint Distance Triathlon World Championships for Team
was further good news when Martin's daughter, Tabby, also won
a bronze medal in her age category.