Tomlin leads pack in TriMonroe
The race begins for the under-25 EDR females class in the annual TriMonroe Triathlon on Saturday, June 21 at Lake Tye.
Renee Tomlin, No. 411, center, was the class winner with a combined swim, bike and run time of 102:58.70. Tomlin, 26, of Ocean City, New Jersey, was the first competitor out of the lake, made a fast transition to her bike, led the the bike race and finished the run leg in first place.
The USA Triathlon-sanctioned event featured a 750-meter swim, a 20.5-kilometer (5 lap) drafting legal bike sprint and a 5K (2 lap) dash.
Transition-area requires quick change
Renee Tomlin, No. 411, sprints towards the bike starting line, helmet on and bike shoes already clipped in her pedals, for her pack-leading ride, followed by a run that brought her across the finish line ahead of her age group.
Photos by Jim Scolman