Arriving a little bit before the event it is quite clear that support is riding quite high. Emergency Medical Services, Park Rangers, and members from the Blaine County Sheriff’s Department, As well as the Los Santos Police Department all parked around the start line. An emergency helicopter on standby from Fire and Rescue Services, Even a specialized boat to follow the racers as they swim. Large bright Flags marked the finish line and racing points. Scaffolding holding the start and finish lines can be seen just over the water from each other. It is nice to see so much support for this event. One could see vans from The Little Teapot, Sally Surf Shop, and the Blackwood Saloon including Mosley’s garage all sponsors of the event. The state has never seen a triathlon and something to this scale of a race has never been done legally. After some light stretching, the eight racers lined up at the start. The crowd at this time being mostly government officials and media.
As the race begins it’s clear that Charles Norwick pumps out ahead. All the contestants splash into the water. Is also the first one out of the water on the other side. He is passed by gentlemen in bunny ears. That makes the bikes. However, it seems it doesn’t maintain that lead. None of the Finish Line Charles Norwick and Haywood Hayworth Flash through the finish line. A tad bit of controversy ensues as Hayworth Is delayed last second by the member of a Rangers. However, a good show of sportsmanship Charles Norwick and Haywood Hayworth agreed to split the first and second place prize between them. Cain Anderson coming in 3rd.