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34th Santa Cruz  Triathlon (Olympic Distance) September 25th

third-place-trophy-cup-25897279Caleb Porter (San Anselmo, CA) 3rd AG (40-44) 11th OV of 723 (including fastest AG bike by over 2:30mins)



70.3 Santa Cruz September 11th

  • Wendy Jacobson (Standfort, CA) 11th AG (35-39) in 5:35hrs
  • Caleb Porter (San Anselmo, CA) 12th AG (40-44) in 4:47hrs
  • Todd Silva (Moraga, CA) 128th AG (50-54) in 7:30hrs


Tiburon Sprint Triathlon August 28th

contest-clipart-3491974-trophyCaleb Porter (San Anselmo, CA) Overall Winner!


Guatemala Half-Marathon, August 28th

  • Francisco Arriaza (Guatemala) brakes his PB by over 20mins. Finishing time: 2:00hrs. Congratulations!


Santa Barbara Long Course Triathlon August 27th

contest-clipart-3491974-trophyRobin Watson (Scottsdale, AZ) finished fastest Amateur Female (2nd Overall to a pro).

A stellar performance after winning 70.3 Vineman (AG) a few weeks,ago!


Overall time: 3:22:15h [1 mile swim 24:09min | 34 miles bike 1:43:12h | 10 miles run 1:11:41h]



HITS Twin Cities – Waconia, MN Full Ironman Distance Triathlon, August 21st

contest-clipart-3491974-trophyGalyn Burke (San Francisco,CA) finished 1st OA Female with a solid sub 11h finishing time. Goal accomplished. Huge     Congratulations!

Finishing time: 10:59:03hrs (splits: Swim 01:16:34h Bike 05:45:46h Run 3:53:28h)


Santa Cruz International Aquabike, August 14th

contest-clipart-3491974-trophyNancy Russel (San Rafael, CA) 1st AG



US Nationals August 13th

  • Karen McClelland (Superior, Co) 10th AG (45-49) Olympic Distance


X-terra Portland August 6th

second-place-trophy-cup-25897269Jennifer Hollibaugh (Morgan Hill, CA) 2nd AG (55-59)




Ironman Vineman July 30th

third-place-trophy-cup-25897279Ricardo Urbina (San Rafael, CA) 3rd AG (35-39) 20th Overall in 9:32:30hrs…QUALIFIES FOR IM HAWAII

Stats: swim  1:06h Bike 4:59h  Run 3:20h


70.3 Vineman July 10th 


Robin Watson (Scottsdale, AZ) 1st AG (35-39) 4th Overall Amateur and 30th OA in 4:48:09hrs

Stats: Swim 25:34min (3rd fastest swim overall) Bike 2:39:17h and Run 1:39:24hrs

Caleb Porter (San Anselmo, CA) 11th AG (40-44) 100th OA in 4:40:38hrs NEW PB by 11min!! 

Stats: swim 29:25min (last year 29:09) bike 2:26:32h (2:28:38h) run 1:39:53h (1:47:13h)



70.3 Boulder June 11th

second-place-trophy-cup-25897269Karen McClelland (Superior, Co) 2nd AG (45-49) 15th OA in 5:00:06hrs (32:48 – 2:30:42 – 1:50:08)


Folsom Olympic Distance Triathlon (California) June 5th

contest-clipart-3491974-trophyFelicity Joyce 2nd Overall and 1st AG (35-39) in 2:19:54h (Swim 22:40min Bike 1:04h Run 47:11min]




70.3 Chattanooga May 22nd
  • Andrew Pittinos (Greenville, SC) raced in his first Half-Ironman and finished it in 5:10:14 hours (Swim 26:21min Bike 2:46h Run 1:46h) -PR-. He exceeded his own expectations by a huge margin since he only resumed coaching back in February.
  • Tyson Schuetze (Charleston, SC) competed also in his very first Half-IM. 6 months ago Tyson was only able to run a couple of miles. Very unfit and overweight. Tyson finished the race in 6:33 hours (Swim 37:01 Bike 3:17h Run 2:24h). Very impressive performance.
  • Caleb Porter (San Anselmo, CA) crossed the finishing line in 8th AG (40-44) which also meant a new PR by 12 minutes. Caleb’s overall finish time was 4:40hrs (Swim 27:50min Bike 2:29:03h Run 1:36h).
Bravo Lads! I had a blast coaching you lot:)


Lima Half-Marathon (Peru) May 14th 

  • Firolla Podesta-Knoll (San Rafael, CA) in 2:38:44h


Central Coast (200miles, 14,000 feet of climbing) May 14th

  • Nancy Russel (San Rafael, CA)


Auburn World’s toughest Half-Ironman May 15th

  • Galyn Burke (San Francisco) 4th AG (30-34) 8th Overall in 6h25 (34:59-3:36h-2:07h)


Cooper Aerobics Sprint Triathlon (McKenney, Texas) May 14th

Brian Nath 3rd Overall (5:19min – 29:40min – 20:00min)

70.3 St. George North American Championships May 7th

  • Robin Watson (Scottsdale, AZ) 4th AG (35-39) 13th OV Amateur in 5:09h

Swim 27:24min (1st Amateur women and 9th overall with the Pros)
Bike 2:56h (hilly course, rainy)
Run 1:41h (new PB)

Westminster 10k X-Country Road Race (Colorado) May 8th

contest-clipart-3491974-trophyKaren McClelland (Boulder, Co) 1st AG and 2nd OV in 43:55mins


Wildflower Long Course May April 30th

third-place-trophy-cup-25897279Ricardo Urbina (San Rafael, CA) 3rd AG (35-39) 12th OV Amateur




Devil Mountain Double Century (206 miles, 18,600 elevation gain)

  • Nancy Russel (San Rafael) 12:43hours

Half Moon Triathlon Olympic Distance Triathlon April 17th

  • Jennifer Hollibough (Morgan Hill, CA) 4th AG (55-59)

contest-clipart-3491974-trophyRicardo Urbina (San Rafael, CA) 1st AG (35-39)


  • Caleb Porter 6th AG (40-44)

Rock n Roll St. Luise Half-Marathon April 10th

  • Lizzie Halper (San Francisco) 1:56:23h NEW PR (by 7:30min) 31st AG (F19 & under) of 305  1031st OV of 4996

HITS Napa Olympic Distance Triathlon April 10th

  • Galyn Burke (San Francisco) 5th AG (30-34) in 2:50h (11min lost on the bike due to mechanical)

70.3 Oceanside April 2nd

  •  Jennifer Hollibough (Morgan Hill, CA) 22nd AG (55-59) in 7:03:05h
  •  Felicity Joyce (Mill Valley, CA) did only the swim & bike and no run as planned. First AG (35-39) off the bike (2:35h). Great race for her!


Standford Treeathlon March 6th

  • Matt Halper (San Francisco)  12th out of 28 at the College and High School West Coast Regionals
  • Mike Halper (San Francisco) 5th AG (50-54) of 20


Phoenix Half-Marathon (Arizona) February 27th

  • Robin Watson (Scottsdale)  1:32:31h NEW PR!  7th AG (35-39) of 405  29th OV of 2478

Kaiser Half-Marathon San Francisco (February 14th)

  • Jeff Block (San Francisco) 1:35:09hrs 19th AG of 177 (50-54) 364th OV of 4031
  • Mike Halper (San Francisco) 1:38:55hrs 33th AG of 177 (50-54) 511th OV of 4031
  • Caleb Porter (San Anselmo) 1:34:07hrs NEW PR! 50th AG of 299 (35-39) 338th OV of 4031
  • Tabby Block (San Francisco) 2:26:42hrs NEW PR!  67th AG of 102 (F19) 3020th OV of 4031

Xterra Trail Race 15.1miles (Phoenix, Arizona) February 7th

contest-clipart-3491974-trophyRobin Watson (Scottsdale) 2:02:58h  1st AG (35-39) 3rd Overall



70.3 Abu Dhabi (January 30th)


Cobi Morales (Miami, Florida), representing iRun Miami, finished 2nd AG (40-44) and 43rd OV [4:10:07 hrs]


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