USA Triathlon Weekend Notebook: May 1

By Caryn Maconi | May 01, 2017, 1:40 p.m. (ET)

USA Triathlon Long Course Duathlon National Championships

Top run-bike-run athletes from across the country gathered in Cary, North Carolina, on Saturday for the USA Triathlon Long Course Duathlon National Championships. The championship event was held as part of the Cary Du Classic, hosted at the USA Baseball National Training Complex. Athletes completed a 5-mile run, 31.5-mile bike and another 5-mile run. Albert Harrison (Moscow, Idaho) earned the men’s overall win with a time of 2 hours, 11 minutes, 39 seconds, finishing more than three minutes ahead of runner-up Jeff Wilson (Akron Ohio). Keith Jackson (Englewood, Colo.) was a minute back from Wilson in third. In the women’s race, Danielle Dingman (Branson, Mo.) took the overall win in 2:23:02. She held off 2016 Age Group Duathlete of the Year Kirsten Sass (McKenzie, Tenn.), who placed second in 2:26:49. Dani Fischer (Greenfield, Ind.) rounded out the podium in third in 2:30:52.

dcdingman #TeamworkMakesTheDreamWork #sbc_cycling #sbc_women #abcycle #trekbikes #trek #onrunning #usatlcdu #usat #thankfulformom #thankfulforhusband 

For full results from the USA Triathlon Long Course Duathlon National Championships, visit racetecresults.com.

St. Anthony’s Triathlon

Cameron Dye (Boulder, Colo.) earned his third consecutive win at the St. Anthony’s Triathlon in St. Petersburg, Florida, on Sunday, while Lauren Goss (Boulder, Colo.) took the women’s title. The field of Olympians, world champions and professional athletes from across the world made Sunday’s event one of the most competitive races in St. Anthony’s Triathlon history. Dye took the top podium spot in 1 hour, 40 minutes, 31 seconds, and was followed by Eric Lagerstrom (Gresham, Ore.) in second and Jason West (Boulder, Colo.) in third. Goss broke the tape for the women with a time of 1:51:54, edging runner-up Lindsey Jerdonek (Cleveland, Ohio) and third-place finisher Jennifer Spieldenner (Findlay, Ohio).

laurengoss 5th time racing St Anthony's triathlon and I finally won. In 2011 I raced and I was so far back and I questioned to continue the sport. Kept coming back and finally everything clicked ! Thank you to my sponsors family friends and followers. You all make it happen! 2017 is the year!

 

camdyetri Stoked to come up with the 3-peat at St Anthony's this morning! I love coming down to St Pete every year. The community is amazing, and the race is top notch. This is one of the few bucket races still around in Triathlon. Huge thanks to all those companies that believe in me. @compressport @compressport_us @ventumracing @ismseat @firstendurance @blueseventy @rideshimano @rudyprojectna @stagescycling #triathlon

Photojournalist Loren Elliott captured stunning images of Sunday’s races for the Tampa Bay Times. For full results from the St. Anthony’s Triathlon, visit edge.raceresults360.com.