WOMEN’S TRIATHLON COLLEGIATE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016’

WOMEN’S TRIATHLON COLLEGIATE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016’

Clemson, SC: 4 female EC student-athletes competed in the 2016 Triathlon Collegiate National Championships, held on the campus of Clemson University on April 23, 2016.

EC competed in the Olympic Distance Triathlon event (1.5K swim, 40K bike, 10K run). There were 1,235 competitors in the Olympic distance event, from 129 collegiate teams around the United States.
On the women's side, Senior Emma Tamblyn was the top Emmanuel finisher with a time of        2 hours 50 minutes 21 seconds. Captain Laura Gonzalez finished in 2:58:36. Freshmen Sarita Duarte finished in 3:07:33. Captain Paisley Whitaker completed the course in 3:31:10. 

Head Coach, Allen Gilchrest commented: "I am so proud of our ladies Tri team this season. It takes a lot of hard work and dedication to put all 3 disciplines together on race day and compete for 3 straight hours. We are so thankful to God for the opportunities He has given us this season." GO LIONS!

 
 
 
 
 
 
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