Monday, October 20, 2008

5K's and Tri's, Oh My!

Although I remain sidelined by a wonky knee the race season continues for others in the House of 'Boomer.

Beginning with my eight year old son, TriBuddy, and his completion of his first 5k in a time of...
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... wait for it....

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35 minutes and 50 seconds!

Considering that his longest distance race to date was one mile, he was quite pleased with himself.

But the fun doesn't stop there. Yesterday 'Buddy and KatGirl took up the challenge of the inaugural Blackland Triathlon.



Transition All Set

On the Bike

Finish!
Ready to Ride

Finish!!

'Buddy finished third in his age group and KatGirl finished second. Woo hooo.... can you say hardware?!

Stay tuned...

9 comments:

Kona Shelley said...

Great fun for sure. Congrats to you and your children are in order..:-) Future Ironman triathletes????

UntPawGal02 said...

35:50... smokin'

Congrats to both on Blackland... awesome job :)

Wendy said...

Congratulations to them both!

Kathy said...

It's so neat to see the kids getting involved (and kicking my BUTT I might add - what a great 5km time!)

Ms. R said...

They will be qualifying for Kona before you know it!

Eric said...

AG winners!!! Congrats to the family :-)

Brent Buckner said...

Congratulations all 'round!

SixTwoThree said...

Way to go Podium Babes – I mean uber-tough triathletes ;-)

Aaron said...

The best! Did it with my son last year, and there's nothing quite like it!

Congrats to the Boomer family!