The Digicel TriFest & ITU Continental Cup event took place in Hamilton with strong performances.
The ITU Continental Cup Elite Male race was won by Eli Hemming from the United States with a time of 55:14, fellow American Jason West was second in 55:21 and Canadian Alexis Lepage finished third in 56:00. Unfortunately Tyler Smith was unable to complete the race due to an injury.
Canada’s Dominika Jamnicky won the Elite Women’s race stopping the clock in 1:02:28, Kaitlin Donner from the United States of America finished second in 1:02:53 and Emy Legault from Canada finished third in 1:03:06, Erica Hawley was 7th crossing the line in 1:06:55.
Matthew Oliveira won the Digicel TriFest Adult Open race clocking a time of 1:05:53, Matt Thompson finished second in 1:07:40 and Byron Rencken finished third in 1:10:47. Karen Smith was the first female finisher and 6th overall with a time of 1:11:30, Marie-lyne Dore was the second female finisher and 13th overall and the third female finisher was the 15th overall Aine O'Sullivan who recorded a time of 1:17:50.