Crescent City Triathlon: Off to the races in del norte

By Robert Husseman, The Triplicate August 16, 2013 12:02 pm

Triathletes begin the 500-yard pool swim at Fred Endert Municipal Pool in Crescent City.  Del Norte Triplicate / Bryant Anderson
Triathletes begin the 500-yard pool swim at Fred Endert Municipal Pool in Crescent City. Del Norte Triplicate / Bryant Anderson
 Boys and girls, men and women, Del Norte County residents and out-of-town visitors alike turned out for the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon, held Sunday at Fred Endert Municipal Pool and Beachfront Park. Sheldon Theumler of Crescent City was the triathlon’s individual winner, crossing the finish line in 1 hour, 5 minutes, 6 seconds. Tracy Johnson of Eureka was the top finisher among women, capturing fifth place in 1:12:50. 

First-timers, long-timers and everyone in between tested their mettle at the 29th annual Crescent City Triathlon, held Sunday at Fred Endert Municipal Pool, Beachfront Park and the streets of Crescent City. Proceeds from the event benefited the Del Norte High School Scholarship Fund. Results from each section of the triathlon — individual, team relay and kids’ races — are posted below.

INDIVIDUAL TRIATHLON

1. Sheldon Thuemler, Crescent City, 1 hour, 5 minutes, 6 seconds

2. Michael Sotos, Ashland, Ore., 1:07:43

3. John Hacker, Ashland, Ore., 1:10:10

 

4. David Hollensbe, Ashland, Ore., 1:11:28

5. Tracy Johnson, Eureka, 1:12:50

6. Becky Cochrane, Eureka, 1:13:44

7. Megan Yarnall, Eureka, 1:13:45

8. Denise Walker-Brown, McKinleyville, 1:14:23  

Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon.  Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson
Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon. Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson

9. Andy Salatnay, Arcata, 1:14:29

10. Loren Azevedo, Bayside, 1:15:05

11. Jenny Quigley, Eureka, 1:15:08

12. Mark Corey, Eureka, 1:16:09

13. Scott Lindsay, Crescent City, 1:16:38

14. Scott Ludford, Salem, Ore., 1:17:19

15. Zach Galluzzo, Nipomo, 1:17:50

16. Tess McKay, Arcata, 1:17:55

17. Kenny Maloney, Medford, Ore., 1:18:03

18. Chad Cook, Arcata, 1:18:23

19. Grant Lunde, Brookings, 1:18:24

20. Eric Nusbaum, Williams, Ore., 1:18:37

21. Susan Wolf, Bayside, 1:19:20

22. Sara Moore, Arcata, 1:19:33

23. Anthony Rose, Eureka, 1:19:32  

Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon.  Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson
Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon. Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson
 

24. Jim Hill, Grants Pass, Ore., 1:20:00

25. Roman Wilson, Austin, Texas, 1:20:21

26. Brent Bayon, Livermore, 1:20:22

27. Danielle Bruner, Grants Pass, Ore., 1:21:54

28. Steven Maready, Crescent City, 1:21:58

29. Paul Hagen, Arcata, 1:23:00

30. Christine Joyner, Eureka, 1:23:33

31. Dave Keltner, Crescent City, 1:26:01

32. Gerhard Gross, Downey, 1:27:18

33. David Miller, Talent, Ore., 1:30:43

34. Jurgen Giessel, Garberville, 1:31:10

35. Kelly Hanratty, Fort Dick, 1:31:25

36. Valerie Markin, Crescent City, 1:31:44

37. Robin Van Horn, Central Point, Ore., 1:32:31

38. Sabrina Toro, Eugene, Ore., 1:32:32

39. Alyse Eckenrode, Eureka, 1:34:34

40. Don Bicknell, Hydesville, 1:35:07

41. Russel Huckert, Grants Pass, Ore., 1:35:46

42. Kate Huckert, Grants Pass, Ore., 1:35:47  

Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon.  Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson
Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon. Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson

43. David Slagle, Crescent City, 1:36:13

44. Vanessa Nidiffer, Brookings, 1:38:13

45. Ajero Uche, Redding, 1:38:18

46. Julie Steele, Chico, 1:40:44

47. Chris Cook, Arcata, 1:46:55

48. Ken Caylor, Brookings, 1:47:25

49. De Kelner, Crescent City, 1:48:34

50. Sam Pare-Miller, Talent, Ore., 1:48:45

51. Monica Gross, Downey, 1:49:33

52. Susan Bicknell, Hydesville, 1:51:57

53. Janet Allen, Arcata, 1:52:03

54. Debi Farber-Bush, Eureka, 1:52:16

55. Kristen Baffert, Bayside, 1:52:17

56. Julie Bayon, Crescent City, 1:58:13

57. Billie MacCannell, Crescent City, 1:59:17  

Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon.  Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson
Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon. Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson

58. Marilyn Slagle, Crescent City, 2:08:19


TEAM TRIATHLON

All-Male

1. DNHS Warrior Football (David Plechaty, Crescent City; Mike Dixon, Crescent City; David Sathe, Smith River), 1:08:54

All-Female

1. Blister Sisters (Margaret Morris, Eureka; Sherry Myers, McKinleyville; Marlene Allen, McKinleyville), 1:19:50  

Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon.  Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson
Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon. Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson

2. Tres Equis XXX (Nancy Giacone, Eureka; Laura Bringhurst, Eureka; M.J. Goble, Fortuna), 1:21:16

Mixed Team

1. The A Team, Crescent City, 1:08:17

2. Tedsen’s Wood’s Running (Patrick Renedutt, Crescent City; Erik Tedson, Crescent City; Natahna Wood, Crescent City), 1:25:31

3. Brittany and John Maready, Crescent City, 1:26:26

KIDS TRIATHLON

Ages 5–6

1. Avalon Winfield, McKinleyville, 12:07  

Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon.  Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson
Participants in the 29th Annual Crescent City Triathlon. Del Norte Triplicate / Bry Anderson

2. Kaitlin Giacone, Eureka, 12:07

3. Mason Blair, McKinleyville, 16:29

4. Rylynn Sotos, Ashland, Ore., 18:39

5. Dylan Van Horn, Medford, Ore., 21:57

Ages 7–8

1. Lucas Blair, McKinlevyille, 16:08

2. Kayleb Fernandes, Crescent City, 16:28

3. Branko Briggs, Brookings, 17:30

4. Ana Philip, Medford, Ore., 23:19

Ages 9–10

1. Bowdrie Cox, Rio Dell, 19:40  

2. Gabi Philip, Medford, Ore., 22:28

3. Abby Walker, Brookings, 23:04

4. Celeste Joyner, Eureka, 25:35

5. Baxter Kime, Crescent City, 27:53

Ages 11–12

1. Skyler Moore, Crescent City, 36:03

2. Camdyn Bruner, Grants Pass, Ore., 36:04

3. Matthew Smedley, Crescent City, 37:42

4. Joseph Ryan, Crescent City, 38:40

5. Hayden Niedens, Brookings, 39:57

6. Zack Walker, Brookings, 39:58