The CARIFTA Triathlon and Aquathlon got underway in Tobago, with the Bermuda Team’s ending the day second in the points table with 29 points, with Guadaloupe leading the points table with 47, while Trinidad and Tobago are in third with 15 points (the T&T team is 42 strong).
The Bermuda Team had a very successful first day, with 2 Golds, a Silver and a Bronze Medal.
The Gold Medals went to Jasmin Hasselkuss competing in the 11-12 Girls Triathlon and Nick Pilgrim during the 13-15 Boys Triathlon.
The Silver Medal was captured by Ashley Irby during the Girls 16-19 Aquathlon and Bella Howes celebrating her birthday won a Bronze Medal in the 11-12 Girls Triathlon.
11-12 Girls Triathlon (23 competitors)(200m Swim, 5K Bike, 1.25K Run)
1st – Jasmin Hasselkuss
3rd – Bella Howes
4th – Daria Desmond
15th – Ava Gabai-Maiato
17th – Fenella Wightman
11-12 Boys Triathlon (22 Competitors) (200m Swim, 5K Bike, 1.25K Run)
6th Rory Fleming
9th Callum Macfarlane
13-15 Girls Triathlon (21 Competitors) (355m Swim, 10K Bike, 2.5K Run)
4th – Zoe Hasselkuss
7th – Liana Medeiros
11th – Amber Simons
18th – Megan Hands
13-15 Boys Triathlon (32 Competitors) (355m Swim, 10K Bike, 2.5K Run)
1st– Nick Pilgrim
4th – Tommy Marshall
10th– Caleb Ingham
13th– Brian Desmond
24th – Enshe-Nico Davis
Girls 16-19 Aquathlon (1000m Swim & 5K Run)
2nd Ashley Irby
7th Jessie Marshall