Tallahassee Democrat News Story!

The local newspaper decided we were cool enough and publised a press release about our National Competition.

Published Tuesday April 12, 2011 in the Tallahassee Democrat

Florida State triathletes shine at national competition

The Triathlon Club at Florida State competed in the USA Triathlon
Collegiate National Championship last Saturday in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Colin Riley placed eighth overall in the men’s division out of 595
male competitors and represented FSU on the podium placing fifth* in
the graduate men’s age division. Tommy Barton placed 12th overall in
the men’s division.

Kailand Cosgrove finished 12th in the women’s division.

The team consisting of seven men and seven women finished 21st in the
Overall Team Combined category against 48 other universities from
across the nation.

The race was an Olympic distance triathlon consisting of a 1.5
kilometer swim, 40 kilometer bike and 10 kilometer run.

*Note: Colin really place 4th in his age group, the paper just got that part wrong. oops.

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  • For more info contact: Triathlonclubfsu@gmail.com
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