On a sunny Sunday morning over 200 contestants in Colchester’s 34th annual triathlon swam 500 meters or kayaked 1.5 miles, biked 12 miles and ran 3 miles in and around Malletts Bay. Participants came from all over Vermont and New England to participate in the community event. Jason Frank from Burlington placed first in the triathlon with a time of 57:23. For the kayak race, Christopher Bedell from South Burlington took the top spot with a time of 1:13:39, beating out second place by merely six seconds. Team Mallory took top marks in the triathlon relay team with a total time of 1:06:56 and Fast and 50 from Hinesburg won the kayak relay in 44:38.
Photos by Kyle St. Peter for the Colchester Sun.