Posts Tagged: Triathlon

Ross places 23rd at XTerra World Championship in Hawaii

October 31, 2019

Will Ross of Anchorage placed 23rd among 390 men at the XTerra World Championship in Kapalua, Hawaii. Competing in the pro division, Ross finished the race billed as the world’s premier off-road triathlon in 2 hours, 52 minutes and 55 seconds. He recorded splits of 25:15 for the 1-mile swim, 1:35:45 for the 19.2-mile bike… Read more »

Lamoreaux, McKee each finish fourth at Hawaii’s Lavaman

March 29, 2018

Anchorage’s Jason Lamoreaux and Rebecca McKee each finished fourth in the men’s and women’s divisions to highlight the Alaska contingent at the Lavaman Triathlon on the Big Island of Hawaii. More than 200 people from The Last Frontier made up the field of 2,000 total participants in the 1,500-meter swim, 40-K run, 10-K run event…. Read more »

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 »