The summer before he was killed inside Sandy Hook, the 7 year old competed in his first triathlon.
More than 3,000 athletes took to water and land Sunday morning for the Aquaphor New York City Triathlon.
After months of training, Sunday is race day for more than 3,000 people participating in the Aquaphor New York City Triathlon.
Concern over whether participants would get to swim the more than two-mile first leg was outweighed by the fact that one of the participants died after experiencing what race organizers described as distress during the Hudson River swim.
A 40-year-old woman who experienced difficulty during the swimming portion of the 11th Nautica New York City Triathlon has died.
Race Director Bill Burke says in a statement that the 64-year-old man died in Sunday’s race. A 40-year-old woman was treated on the scene and brought to Roosevelt Hospital.
As a former smoker, Dan Molloy would finish 2 to 3 packs of cigarettes a day in his 20’s and into his 30’s. Now, he is set to represent the United States in the World Short Course Triathlon championships in Beijing, China.
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