Report from Calamity Triathlon:

Please note that times represent a “running” time so splits were calculated accordingly. Three teams including our first mixed team and nine soloists competed in the Calamity Triathlon on Saturday, co-sponsored by the Ketchikan Running Club, Ketchikan Parks and Recreation State Parks and the Friends of Alaska State Parks.

First leg was the KAYAK LEG:

  1. Jared Gross   21:28
  2. Neil Kinunen  22:56 
  3. Dan Patton 23:08
  4. Christopher Comstock 23:18
  5. Amanda Davidshofer  23:34  (Ist woman finisher)
  6. Tessa Axelson  26:42
  7. Terra Weakley  26:43
  8. Bill Elberson  27:24
  9. Sarah Cool  28:19
  10. Jessica Mathews  28:38
  11. Sam Jackson  29:00
  12. Cade McAllister  29:04 

 

RUNNING LEG:

  1. Jared Gross  48:39  (run split 27:11)
  2. Neil Kinunen  49:45 (run split 26:49)
  3. Tom Fowler  27:56  (Team Blast from the Past running time 51:14)
  4. Tristan Dahl  28:12  (Team Eats Too Much running time 51:30)
  5. Amanda Davidshofer  51:51  (run split 28:17)
  6. Hunter Mathews  23:39  (Team running time 52:17)
  7. Bill Elberson  53:05 (run split 25:41)
  8. Sarah Cool  53:19  (run split 25:00)
  9. Sam Jackson  59:15  (run split 30:15)
  10. Cade McAllister  1.01:17  (run split 32:13)
  11. Tessa Axelson  1.04:15  (run split 37:33)
  12. Terra Weakley  1.04:15  (run split 37:34)

 

Bike Leg:  final leg and finishing times:

  1. Jared Gross  1.20:31   Overall winner; new course record for soloist; first male soloist
  2. Chuck Haberbush   1.20:46 (Bike split 29:16)  Member 1st overall Men’s Team; new course record with Chris Comstock and Tristan Dahl
  3. Kurt Kuehl  1.21:16  (Bike split 30:02)  Blast from Past men’s team with Dan and Tom
  4. Neil Kinunen  1.21:35  2nd place soloist
  5. Amanda Davidshofer  1.22:56  First woman soloist
  6. Drew Mathews  1.23:50  First mixed team with Jessica and Hunter
  7. Bill Elberson  1.24:42  3rd place male soloist
  8. Sarah Cool  1.29:53  2nd woman soloist
  9. Terra Weakley  1.50:07  3rd woman soloist
  10. Tessa Axelson  1.50:08
  11. Sam Jackson  1.55:57  First youth soloist
  12. Cade McAllister DNF