U23 Triathletes of the Year
After his successful final year of junior racing, the 20-yearold embarked on a successful European jaunt early this year which included a seventh-place finish at the Burgas ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup and sixth at the Holten ETU Triathlon Premium European Cup (as an elite). Here in North America he took fifth at the Magog CAMTRI Triathlon American Cup and sixth at the Grand Final in Chicago. The 22-year-old from Port Hope, Ont. also trains at the national training centre in Guelph and takes the U23 title this year thanks to a 14th at the CAMTRI Triathlon American Cup in Magog, 18th at the Tiszaujvaros ITU Triathlon World Cup (elite), 15th at the ITU World Triathlon in Edmonton (elite) and 12th at the Grand Final in Edmonton.