3 MACs took on the tough Helvellyn Tri last weekend. A mile swim in Ullswater. 38 mile bike (1,489') taking In the notorious "Struggle" the 2.5 mile Kirkstone Pass and a 9 mile fell race taking in Helvellyn (3,118'). Ben Cartwright was 7th Senior in 4.08.11, brother Billy 9th in 4.12.35 and Dan Haworth 24th in 4.32.36. It was Billy and Dan's first open water triathlon! The winner was Beau Smith in 3.35.20.
Incidentally, ex-MAC Polly Veazey-French still holds the Ladies' record of 4.03.36