Taylor Forbes third in Richmond triathlon

RICHMOND, Va. – Taylor Forbes of the Guelph Triathlon Project finished third in the elite men’s Richmond CAMTRI Sprint Triathlon American Cup race Sunday.

Forbes finished the event in 52 minutes and 28 seconds to place 12 seconds behind the winner, Jason West of the U.S., while Alexis Lepage of Montreal was second, two seconds ahead of Forbes.

GTP’s Jacob Jamnicky was 27th in 55:20.

Myles Zagar of the University of Guelph’s swim team was 34th in 56:31 and David Hopton of Guelph’s LPC team was 35th, four seconds behind Zagar.

Elise Bolger of GTP was 17th in the elite women’s race. She finished in 1:02:28 while Erika Ackerlund of the U.S. won in 58:36.

Meghan Lamers of LPC was 27th in 1:08:58.

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