Lakeside Post-Race Report 2015

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Another stellar weekend at Lakeside

We had another full slate of events at Lakeside to satisfy everyone’s needs. With the Sprint distance and Kids of Steel events on Saturday – which also played host to the 2015 Triathlon Ontario Youth Cup Series, and the Olympic distance and Give-It-A-Tri races on Sunday.

Thanks to all of you for supporting the 2015 Recharge With Milk Triathlon Series this season, and we hope to see you all back in 2016.

Saturday September 12, 2015 – Day 1 at Lakeside

Hamilton’s Ian Mackinnon led the swim (9:32) and took the overall Sprint Triathlon victory.

Lakeside Sprint Triathlon (750m Swim – 20km Bike – 5km Run) – Top 5 Men

1. Ian Mackinnon (Hamilton, ON) 1:01:29

2. Nigel Roedde (Hamilton, ON) 1:02:11

3. Art Hare (Kitchener, ON) 1:03:39

4. Darryl Fonagy (Oakville, ON) 1:07:36

5. Ryan Van Praet (Chatham, ON) 1:08:01

London’s Laura Burberry clocked the top ride and took the women’s Sprint Triathlon victory.

Lakeside Sprint Triathlon (750m Swim – 20km Bike – 5km Run) – Top 5 Women

1. Laura Burberry (London, ON) 1:11:25

2. Emilie Tremblay (London, ON) 1:13:01

3. Stacy Groppler (London, ON) 1:14:21

4. Krissie Petropoulos (London, ON) 1:14:54

5. Katelyn Norton (London, ON) 1:15:26

Lakeside Sprint Triathlon – Top 5 Women and Men Overall


Aaron Putman chases after Spencer Summerfield into T2. Putman went on to claim his first victory of the weekend.

Lakeside Sprint Duathlon (5km Run – 20km Bike – 2.5km Run) – Top 5 Men

1. Aaron Putman (Ashburn, ON) 1:01:41

2. Jeremy Carter (St. Agatha, ON) 1:02:22

3. Spencer Summerfield (London, ON) 1:02:37

4. Joseph Hunter (Waterloo, ON) 1:05:31

5. Marcel Scheele (St. Mary’s, ON) 1:07:07

Anna Fiorito (left) with the Sprint Duathlon Women’s victory.

Lakeside Sprint Duathlon (5km Run – 20km Bike – 2.5km Run) – Top 5 Women

1. Anna Fiorito (Amherstburg, ON) 1:12:10

2. Michele Sheehy (Cobourg, ON) 1:14:59

3. Tara McAninch McLaren (Oakville, ON) 1:16:37

4. Vicki Mayberry (Ingersoll, ON) 1:21:49

5. Erin Dowswell (London, ON) 1:22:54

Lakeside Sprint Duathlon – Top 5 Men and Women Overall

Some of our relay winners:


We were honoured to host the final race of the 2015 Triathlon Ontario Youth Cup Series and the many Kids of Steel races.

Read the story:

Jones, Sturrock, Olsen-Keating and Lazenby Etch Names onto Youth Cup Trophy With Series Wins

Sunday September 13, 2015 – Day 2 at Lakeside

At today’s Olympic distance triathlon, Brantford’s Ben Sayles took a commanding lead out of the water (18:50) and no one could close the gap, allowing him to claim the overall victory in 1:58:53.

Lakeside Olympic Triathlon (1.5km Swim – 40km Bike – 10km Run) – Top 5 Men

1. Ben Sayles (Brantford, ON) 1:58:53

2. Ryan Power (Komoka, ON) 2:05:02

3. Simon Lutz (London, ON) 2:09:29

4. Fabian Cazzola (Oakville, ON) 2:14:05

5. Joshua Witt (North Bay, ON) 2:14:34

Toronto’s Miranda Tomenson posted the fastest splits of the day in the women’s race (22:46, 1:08:27, 41:12) to easily take the win by over 15 minutes (2:14:56).

Lakeside Olympic Triathlon (1.5km Swim – 40km Bike – 10km Run) – Top 5 Women

1. Miranda Tomenson (Toronto, ON) 2:14:56

2. Saskia Holditch (Fonthill, ON) 2:30:30

3. Shelly O’Bright (Kitchener, ON) 2:31:46

4. Beth Deazeley (Oakville, ON) 2:35:01

5. Melanie Sandwith (St. Thomas, ON) 2:36:58

Lakeside Olympic Triathlon – Top 5 Men and Women Overall

The start of the International Duathlon. Aaron Putnam (front left) pulled off the impressive “Duathlon Double” by winning on Saturday and winning again on Sunday.

Lakeside International Duathlon (10km Run – 40km Bike – 5km Run) – Top 5 Men

1. Aaron Putman (Ashburn, ON) 2:06:52

2. Brad Arndt (London, ON) 2:08:01

3. Daryl Flacks (Windsor, ON) 2:10:32

4. Paul Lorentz (Waterloo, ON) 2:21:11

5. Peter Willard (Windsor, ON) 2:23:5

London’s Christine Richardson used the strongest runs of the day to grab the women’s title.

Lakeside International Duathlon (10km Run – 40km Bike – 5km Run)- Top 5 Women

1. Christine Richardson (London, ON) 2:27:49

2. Renee Hartford (Melin, ON) 2:35:12

3. Jodie Zimmer (London, ON) 2:38:22

4. Janis Milliken (Guelph, ON) 3:01:07

5. Glenda Baker (Orono, ON) 3:08:00

Lakeside International Duathlon Top 5 Men and Women Overall

Our Relay Winners:



Jaren Adams of Kincardine rode the top split of 17:55 to earn the win in the Give-It-A-Tri, and Sudbury’s Isabella Mastroiani took the lead from the swim (6:25) and stayed in front the rest of the way to take the gold.

Lakeside Give-It-A-Tri (400m Swim – 10km Bike – 2.5km Run) – Top 5 Men

1. Jared Adams (Kincardine, ON) 40:46

2. Rob Rutledge (Lucan, ON) 41:29

3. Michael Smail (Woodstock, ON) 42:20

4. Matt Hook (Mississauga, ON) 43:56

5. Brendan Lowther (Elmira, ON) 44:02

Lakeside Give-It-A-Tri (400m Swim – 10km Bike – 2.5km Run) – Top 5 Women

1. Isabella Mastroiani (Sudbury, ON) 41:44

2. Anne Marie Rogers (Georgetown, ON) 42:38

3. Christina Mastroiani (Sudbury, ON) 43:51

4. Trella Garcia (Wheatley, ON) 44:34

5. Tara Rutledge (Lucan, ON) 45:09

Lakeside GIT Top 5 Women and Men Overall

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Athlete Race Reports


Check out these RACE REPORTS from the Recharge With Milk Ambassador Team.

These reports will give you lots of insight and information which will help you with your own racing and training.


Congratulations to our Lakeside Racers of the day.

Skechers Racer of the Day


The winner of this prize gets a pair of Skechers Performance Running Shoes

Men’s Skechers GOmeb Speed 3

Ignition Fitness Racer of the Day

The winner receives an Ignition Fitness Tri Top from Champion System along with additional opportunities to win more.

Share a picture of you in your ROTD kit on social media and Ignition Fitness will send you a Clif prize pack. Share another pic of you racing in your ROTD kit and we’ll send you another Clif prize pack. The more races you wear your ROTD kit, the more you win!

Nineteen Wetsuit Racer of the Day 

The winner receives a Nineteen Pipeline FS wetsuit (MSRP $300).


2XU Racer of the Day


The winner receives a 2XU Prize Pack worth $310

Recharge With Milk

Make sure to stop by the Recharge With Milk Recovery Zone to get your post-race Chocolate Milk, swag, recover, and to have to fun with your fellow racers.

John Salt on Babbittville Radio

Check out our own John Salt, President of MultiSport Canada on Babbittville Radio, There is some great discussion about Barrelman, growing the sport of triathlon, and more.

Images We Love

We definitely love our First Timers. Welcome to the Triathlon Family!

Lynda and Ron Lemon. If they are not at a race to compete, they will be volunteering. Thanks for all you do for triathlon.

Ryan took fifth overall in the Sprint triathlon.

mysportsshooter.comMake sure to visit the MultiSport Canada Facebook Page for all of Mike Cheliak’s photos.

Share, Tag, Comment, and most of all, enjoy all of the free images.

Thanks to all of our Volunteers!

Thanks again to all of our volunteers gave up their time to help the athletes this weekend. You make it possible for the athletes to do what they do. Athletes, show your appreciation and make it a practice to thank every volunteer you meet along the course at any race.

Much thanks to Gabbi Whitlock for recruiting volunteers for Lakeside.

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Thanks for Supporting the Series this year and See you again in 2016

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