Michael achieves 6th Place in Grafman Triathlon

Michael achieves 6th Place in Grafman Triathlon

Congratulations to Michael Jones, who achieved 6th Place in his age group (52nd overall) at Grafman 2015 – The Triathlon England Middle Distance Championships.

Michael was very happy with his time of 4:38:28 – a much improved performance compared to the start of the year.

The event took place at Grafham Water Visitor Centre on June 28th. The starting gun sounded at 8:00am on what turned out to be a wet and windy day.  The competitors battled on through the inclement weather and the event was a great success. The gruelling course included:

1900 metre swim in Grafham Water (completed in 35:24)

55 mile bike ride in wet and windy conditions, (completed in 2:37:07)

13 mile run along the north shore of Grafham Water (completed in 1:23:07)

The event was organised by Nice Tri Events.