Triathletes in final outings

Tom Shaw
Tom Shaw

Bassetlaw Triathlon Club’s competitive 2014 season is finished, and six members rounded off the campaign at Doncaster and Southwell.

A trio were in action on 7th September at the Doncaster Standard Distance Triathlon, taking on a 1,500m swim, 41km bike ride and 10km run to finish.

Tom Shaw, who has been racing really well all season, topped off his year, just missing out on the podium, with a fourth place position and fourth in his age group.

His finish time was two hours 12 minutes 27 seconds.

James Gregory was 18th overall and 13th in his age group in 2:22:59 and Gavin Toulson, 39th in the same age group, finished 62nd overall with his finishing time of 2:41:27.

On Sunday 14th September, three Bassetlaw members finished the ‘Last Minute’ Triathlon at Southwell, with its 400m pool swim, 18km bike ride and 5km run.

Gregory again placed 18th overall, in 58:34, Toulson was 75th in 1:04:55 and Mike Bell crossed the line 243rd in a time of 1:15:11.