Thanks again to everyone that helped
make the Triathlon of Compassion a huge success this year. It was a heart warming day. Read more about the race and the successful fundraising for VSAC.
Here’s a few photos of the day.
Volunteers make this race possible. Thank you!
Hanna Egan and Sora Rosenberg cheering on their siblings!
Swimmer Chris Loran, cyclist Shayne Kaye and runner Megan Gibson with sponsor 100.3 The Q!
Emme Ghinis on her way to transition from out of the pool.
Second time triathlete Tami Thynne and first time triathlete Iona Hess, getting read in the transition zone.
Lane Foster and Carissa Ropponen collecting donations and cheering on racers.
Volunteer Laura Silva numbers racers 125 and 126, Joshua and Matteo Du Toit.
The Dam family, Savannah, John and Andrea (right) all cheering on Cordell Dam, #130.
Levi Achtem on his way to the transition area to get on his bike.
Lane Foster (they/them) soaking up some sun.
Ally Grant leaving the pool.
Carissa Ropponen, VSAC, and Sandy Wilson, from Arbutus Physiotherapy, in front of the Arbutus team busy treating athletes.
Aaron Brooke rounds the corner on the way to his bike.
Happy crew post-race.
Darin and Meredith from team Starfish Medical!
Early morning youth athletes begin to cross the finish line.
25th Anniversary cake for the Triathlon of Compassion.
Dave Campbell from Island Savings, sponsor of The Greater Victoria Youth Triathlon Series, and Rob Dibden hand out hoodies to the racers that finished all three races in the series.
Melanie and Maya Wilson. Melanie sits on the Victoria Sexual Assault Centre Board.
The swimmer from Team Flux Capacitor races to the transition area.
Chava Field-Green (they/them) flexing in front of sponsors, Robert W. Cameron Law Corporation and Peninsula CO-OP.
First place winner overall, Barbara Roger: 01:04:27.0.
Heard on the podium: “I don’t have to get faster, I just have to get older.”
Tova says a huge, huge thank you to #TREK @ProCityRacing for her bike. “I don’t actually own a bike. And I don’t usually win things. It’s still sinking in.”
Triathlon of Compassion 2018 sponsors. Thank you.
Here’s a few more on Google Photos