Save the Date for the 2014 West Penn Trail Triathlon
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Presenting Sponsor: Performance Kayak of Greensburg.
It is highly recommended to sign up quickly as there is limited space in the race. If there is still entry space available after September 30th, entry fees will increase by $20. There will also be morning registration, if entry space allows, at the Saltsburg Fire Co, located at 313 Salt St, Saltsburg, PA 15907 from 7-9am.
Inaugural West Penn Trail Triathlon A Big Success!
Congratulations to all of our participants in the first ever West Penn Trail Triathlon, held on October 12, 2013. The event was incredibly successful and raised close to $4000 for trail maintenance. We’ve had nothing but positive feedback, and we’re already planning next year’s event for Saturday, October 11, 2014.
Congratulations particularly goes out to our winners, below. For a full list of results go to: http://runhigh.com/
Individual Men - Dwight Shuler, Ashville NC 2:09:44
Individual Women - Rebecca Mix, Pittsburgh PA 2:47:13
2 Person Team – Team Sea Horse Calvary, Clarksburg PA 2:48:27
3 Person Team – Team Jamie McCluske, Apollo PA 2:40:00
Men under 20- Eric Waddell, Freeport PA 2:40:23
20-29 – Graham Clutter, Export PA 2:53:40
30-39 – Jason Baker, North Huntingdon PA 2:48:31
40-49 – Mike Wallace, Somerset PA 2:42:12
50-59 – Gary Waddell, Freeport PA 2:47:48
Over 60- George Roskos, Connellsville PA 2:58:21
Women under 20 – Camber Heinle, Freeport PA 3:12:10
20-29 – Amber Waddell, Freeport PA 3:09:31
30-39 – Charity Montag, Patten PA 3:00:40
40-49 – Kim Mohnkern, Ligonier PA 3:04:36
The West Penn Trail Triathlon makes the most of our setting along the Conemaugh River and unique trail design:
- 7 miles flat water paddling on the Conemaugh;
- 14 miles out and back pedaling on flat and hilly sections of the West Penn Trail;
- 3.2 miles (5K) out and back running on flat section of West Penn Trail along the Kiskiminetas River.
Many thanks to our sponsors and partners, who made this event possible:
S&T Bank https://www.stbank.com/
Borough of Saltsburg http://www.visitsaltsburg.com/
Saltsburg River and Trail http://www.rivtrail.com/
Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau http://www.laurelhighlands.org/
Nature’s Way Market http://www.natureswaymarket.net/
Tuscano Agency http://www.tuscano.com/
The Kiski School http://www.kiski.org/
TMR Roofing http://www.tmrroofing.com/
Four Seasons Brewing http://www.fsbrewing.com/
Culligan Water Conditioning http://greensburg.culliganman.com/
Cycle Sport and Ski http://cyclesportandski.com/
Saltsburg Volunteer Fire Department and River Rescue Team http://saltsburgriverhall.com/
Lifestat Ambulance Service http://lifestatambulance.com/
Indiana County Parks and Trails http://indianacountyparks.org/
Conemaugh Dam Recreation Area