Meekerpalooza Triathlon winners named

The Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Park and Recreation center in Meeker hosted triathlons of two lengths during the Meekerpalooza festivities on June 6, with the competition running between the Meeker Recreation Center and Ute Park. The events consisted of swimming, bicycling and running.

The Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Park and Recreation center in Meeker hosted triathlons of two lengths during the Meekerpalooza festivities on June 6, with the competition running between the Meeker Recreation Center and Ute Park. The events consisted of swimming, bicycling and running.
The Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Park and Recreation center in Meeker hosted triathlons of two lengths during the Meekerpalooza festivities on June 6, with the competition running between the Meeker Recreation Center and Ute Park. The events consisted of swimming, bicycling and running.
MEEKER I Twenty athletes competed in the Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District-sponsored Road Rash ‘n Splash Triathlon on June 6, held in conjunction with Meekerpalooza.

Participants signed up for either the Super Sprint or Sprint version of the race.
The Super Sprint consisted of a 300-yard swim, six-mile bike trip and a 1.8-mile road run.
The Sprint version included 750 yards in the pool, 12 miles of biking and finished with a three-mile run. An awards ceremony was held at the conclusion of the event at the Meekerpalooza Art and Music Festival at Ute Park.
Sprint Triathlon Winners
Age Division/Winners/Times:
Male 20-24: Keenan Walter, 1:52.34
Female 30-34: Marie Zimenoff, 1:50.05
Female 35-39: Tracy Perfors, 1:47.05
Male 35-39: Aaron Zimenoff, 1:45.16
Male 40-44: Darius Sitzman, 1:36.37
Female 45-49: Lisa Belmonte, 1:30.54
Male 50-54: Steve Green, 1:18.23
Overall Female: Lisa Belmonte
Overall Male: Steve Green

Super Sprint Triathlon Wimners
Age Division/Winners/Times:
Male 15-19: Wyatt Mortenson, 43:45
Male 35-39: Sean VonRoenn, 48:58
Male 40-44: Todd Lucht, 51:43
Female 45-49: Rachel Murray, 51:30
Male 45-49: Karl Maser, 42:26
Female 50-54: Jennifer Miles, 52:48
Male 50-54: Chris Carroll, 1:11.35
Overall Female: Rachel Murray
Overall Male: Karl Maser