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Hunter, NY (September 25, 2013) – Despite growing up in the Hudson Valley, Brian Folts of Lakewood, Colorado has done very little racing east of the Mississippi. After much success with the HITS series, Folts powered to an impressive victory in the Full distance race at HITS Hunter this weekend and picked up the top podium spot in the Sprint the very next day. His 140.6 time was 10:45:46 and he broke the tape of the Sprint in 1:08:14.Read more...
Written by Woody Wommack - Naples News
NAPLES — When James Lawrence set a goal to run 30 triathlons in 2012 and in the process set the world record, completing each race was his primary goal. On Sunday in Naples, his journey toward the world record got off to a great start when he not only finished the inaugural HITS Full Distance Triathlon, but also won the race’s overall title with a time of 10 hours, 27 minutes and 46 seconds.
“Every step the second half of the run I was feeling it,” Lawrence said. “But every time you cross that finish line it all goes away, especially when I remember why I’m doing this.”Read more...