The 5th AnnuaI Blaine Triathlon, sponsored by Blaine Medical Center, which includes 0.3 mile swim, 16.7 mile bike and finishes with a 3.5 mile run was a HUGE SUCCESS because of the collective efforts from the Blaine Police Department, SBM Fire Department, Andover YMCA, Anoka County, Fitness Pros Jon Fagerness, Pioneer Cycle, Tom Scott (Engineering), Eric Potvin (GIS), Rayla Ewald (HR), Cathy Sorensen (City Clerk), Public Works Department, and all of the Blaine Parks and Recreation Department.
The City of Blaine shined on Saturday!
The Blaine Triathlon had 166 individual participants and another 60 participants in the team relay division.
Chris Tatton of Blaine won the race with a course record 1:09:10 and Cheryl Zitur won the female division with a time of 1:20:59.
Thanks to all of our local sponsors who supported the racehttp://www.blainetriathlon.com/sponsors/, see you next year Saturday, September 9, 2017.