Arizonans Display Strength and Stamina at Life Time Tri Tempe
Scottsdale’s Paul Stevenson and Sophie Chevrier claim overall titles; Married couple ends up on winner podium
TEMPE, Ariz.,Sept 15, 2019 — This weekend, 750 triathletes from 20 states and two countries gathered at Tempe Beach Park to swim, bike and run through the Arizona heat as they gave it their all at Life Time Tri Tempe , owned and produced by Life Time, which operates four athletic resorts in the Phoenix metro. More than 80 percent of registered participants hail from The Grand Canyon State; 63 percent reside in the greater Phoenix area.
Paul Stevenson, 26,of Scottsdale, Ariz., took first place in the Men’s International division with a time of 2:01:15. Evan Culbert, 25,of Johnston, Iowa, placed second with a time of 2:03:38 and Philippe Chevrier, 44, of Scottsdale, Ariz., earned third place in the division with a time of 2:15:01.
In the Women’s International division,Sophie Chevrier, 42,of Scottsdale, Ariz., took first place with a time of 2:22:03; notably, Sophie is married to Philippe, third place winner in the men’s International division. Melissa Barrett, 37,of Gilbert, Ariz., placed second with a time of 2:28:39, and Taylor Newgaard, 27, of Tempe, Ariz., earned third place in the division with a time of 2:29:48.
Triathletes had the choice between three race distances, with X percent opting for the International, X percent the Spring and X percent the Super Sprint
|Super Sprint||.23 miles||5.4 miles||2 miles||7.63|
|Sprint||.46 miles||12.52 miles||3.1 miles||16.08|
|International||.93 miles||25.8 miles||6.2 miles||32.93|
Life Time Tri Tempe Results
Men’s International Distance
|Paul Stevenson||Scottsdale, Arizona||2:01:15|
|Evan Culbert||Johnston, Iowa||2:03:38|
|Philippe Chevrier||Scottsdale, Arizona||2:15:01|
Men’s Sprint Distance
|Luke McGuire||Tucson, Arizona||1:05:28|
|Tyler Hilton||Sun City, Arizona||1:09:17|
|Nathan Lyons||Scottsdale, Arizona||1:10:07|
Men’s SuperSprint Distance
|Max Fennell||Menlo Park, California||37:47|
|Pablo Gandara Cordova||Guaymas, Mexico||42:20|
|Wei-Ming Lam||Phoenix, Arizona||45:23|
Women’s International Distance
|Sophie Chevrier||Scottsdale, Arizona||2:22:03|
|Melissa Barrett||Gilbert, Arizona||2:28:39|
|Taylor Newgaard||Tempe, Arizona||2:29:48|
Women’s Sprint Distance
|Casey Calhoun||Scottsdale, Arizona||1:14:51|
|Courtney Hayes||Gilbert, Arizona||1:18:03|
|Sofia Holguin||Hermosillo, Mexico||1:19:33|
Women’s SuperSprint Distance
|Liliana Patricia Tellez Ferrel||Hermosillo, Mexico||43:35|
|Alicia Sofia Rodriguez Ruiz||Sahaurita, Arizona||45:33|
|Linda Rossi||Las Vegas, Nevada||49:11|
Life Time Tri Tempe is owned and produced by Life Time, the premier healthy lifestyle brand. It is among more than 30 premier athletic events owned by the company, including the Miami Marathon, the Verizon New York City Triathlon, the Chicago Triathlon, the Leadville Race Series, and most recently, the Dirty Kanza.
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