Posts Tagged: Triathlon

McKee excels at Ironman World Championship in Hawaii

October 19, 2017

Rebecca McKee of Anchorage is thrilled with her performance at Saturday’s Ironman World Championship in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii. McKee, the owner and coach of Peak Center Alaska, placed eighth in the 45-49 age group among non-professionals in 10 hours, 40 minutes and 41 seconds. She was also the 91st female overall. “I gave it all I… Read more »

Jahn 4th-fastest American in age group at world triathlon meet

September 17, 2017

Wasilla’s Corbyn Jahn used a remarkable run on the final leg to spark a strong finish that helped him move in the top 30 in his age group at the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Rotterdam, Netherlands. The 26-year-old passed nearly two dozen runners and posted a personal-best 10K time en route placing 26th… Read more »

Williams, ASU triathlon will host 2017 national championships

April 13, 2017

If Anchorage’s Kendal Williams qualifies for the Triathlon Collegiate National Championship in the fall, she’ll have a home-course advantage. That’s because Arizona State University has been awarded the bid to host the new college sport’s biggest meet of the season, Nov. 5 in Tempe, Arizona. Williams, of Dimond High fame, is a freshman at ASU…. Read more »

Laine wins Olympic-distance Lavaman Triathlon in Hawaii

April 13, 2016

Winning a race in Alaska is impressive. But winning Outside carries another level of credibility. Kinsey Laine, the 2015 Gold Nugget Triathlon champion from Fairbanks, dominated the Olympic-distance Lavaman Triathlon in Hawaii on April 10, taking the women’s division by more than seven minutes in 2 hours, 11 minutes. “This was a big milestone for… Read more »