donner lake triathlon

Donner Lake Triathlon

donner lake triathlonThe 31st Donner Lake Triathlon took place Sunday July 15th. 258 racers finished the olympic triathlon, 236 finished the sprint triathlon.

Far West Nordic juniors shone in the sprint triathlon, which consists of a 1/4 mile swim, 6 mile bike, and 2 mile run. 16 year old Danielle Nivinski won the women’s sprint triathlon, finishing 8th overall with a time of 46:28. 14 year old Hannah Halvorsen was 4th woman and 20th overall, Bria Riggs was 5th 1-19 year old women, and Kelly Habibi was 7th 1-19 year old women. Andrew Clusserath was 2nd 1-19 year old men 3rd overall, Skyler Mullings was 8th, 17th overall.

In the the Olympic Triathlon, 1.5k swim (0.9 mile), 40k bike (24.8 miles), and 6.5 mile run, Far West junior Cassidy Cichowicz finished 1st 1-19 year old women, Far West masters Emily Desfor was 1st 50-54 year old women, and Maggie Fillmore was 1st 60-64 year old women. Far West coach Jeff Schloss was 4th 50-54 year old men, and Far West board member Peter Hanson was 8th 45-49 year old men, 28th overall.

Donner Lake Triathlon 2012 results