Magic Mike takes victory with a course record
5:30am Tuesday 5th August 2014 in Sport
Approaching 300 triathletes entered Events Logic’s Cotswolds Standard triathlon at Lake 62 in the Cotswold Water Park at the weekend.
Standard distance event, where athletes completed a 1500m swim, 41km bike ride and a 9km run.
On Saturday, triathletes raced in very wet weather, while the following day the competitors had fantastic weather.
After strong lake swims for Mike Milstead and Andrew Shipton in the men’s race, the former proved to be the stronger runner.
And Milstead recorded a course record winning time of 1:58.56, with Shipton in second place and Graham Wadworth in third.
In the women’s race, ,Victoria Plume from Cirencester Tri club proved to be too strong.
She came home in 2:18.20 and was followed by Eva Piatrikova in second and Janet Livesey in third.
There will be another triathlon event at Lake 62 on Sunday, September 21.
For information and online entry go to www.eventslogicuk.com