[Annemarie Aure on 2013 Wildflower Long Course. Awesome photo credit to Tahra Makinson-Sanders.]
90+ degrees and bone dry heat mixed with one of the toughest and legendary long courses in the world made for an extremely challenging day for many on Saturday, May 4th. Then, in a blink of an eye, the weather completely did a “180″ turn overnight. Sunday brought strong gusty winds, fog/clouds and cool temperatures which made for extremely choppy ... Read More »
Congratulations to our 14 athletes who have been recognized by USA Triathlon as the best of the best in the sport for 2012. Each year the top 10% of each age group nationally is identified as either an All-American or Honorable Mention.
Special recognition to Race Team Co-Captain, John Murphy for his national runner-up achievement.
Over the past three years, Team PacWest Athletics has produced 14 (2012), 25 (2011) and 22 (2010) All-Americans. Go ... Read More »
[L to r: Michael "Max" Maximilien, Meredith Zaccherio, Vanessa Slavich, Ken Rakestraw and Brian Maihack.]
Congratulations to our seven PacWest athletes who competed in the 2013 Silicon Valley Triathlon series down in UVAS Reservoir in Morgan Hill.
Saturday morning, Dan Foehner, avoided any mistakes following the race course and ended up becoming the overall winner of the Long Course posting a solid 4:51:13. Way to go Dan!! Then Sunday, our own ... Read More »
[Team PacWest with Ironman legend, 2013 USAT Hall of Fame Inductee and PacWest friend, Julie Moss (btwn Jay and Jason).]
Saturday morning, PacWest competed in the 2013 USA Triathlon Club National Championship in San Diego. The race was part of the 2013 ITU World Triathlon Series and staged from the ‘birthplace of triathlon’ down in beautiful Mission Bay.
Classified as a Division II (130-249 members) USAT Club, PacWest had ... Read More »
In the immediate aftermath of the heartbreaking Boston Marathon terrorist bombings, several Bay Area local news agency reached out to PacWest Athletics and head coach, Jay Ridgeway, for his reaction and unique perspective on how we all can come together as a running community and, more importantly, a nation.
Coach Jay is interviewed ** by Christien Kafton of KTVU Channel 2 News Monday, April 15 just hours after the ... Read More »