2013 USAT South Midwest
be an East Texas Triathlete!
Congratulations to our
Our event, the
City Triathlon was selected as the
Triathlon South Midwest Region's "Favorite
Medium Size Race" for the 2012 season.
honor recognizing the hard work of our
incredible volunteers and race staff.
We were also
honored as our athletes garnered third place in
Category II of the SMW Club Competition.
As a member of
the USAT South Midwest Council, I was especially
proud to see how well our club was represented
at the SMW Awards Banquet as we certainly made
our presence known.
It was great to
see Tammy Rooney, Monty Geddie, Alfred and
Carolyn Hebert, and Tom and Gwen Zoucha cheering
and making sure Tyler was on the map.
gave a very moving
received speech honoring
her friend and
multi-sport athlete, Bronda Starling with the
Midwest Region's Hall of Fame award.
conclusion of her presentation, the SMW members
offered a standing ovation as Tammy presented
the award to Bronda's family.
Our club is certainly
blessed to have the finest regional race
director, Steve Farris.
and dedication was honored by receiving not one,
but TWO favorite race awards with his Premier
"Hardest Half in Texas"
Tyler Half receiving the
Favorite Small Triathlon for this first time
event AND for the third time, the Rose
City Triathlon receiving the SMW
Favorite Medium Triathlon.
Thank you Steve
for your hard work and dedication to making East
Texas and our community known and recognized
throughout our four state area.
Job ETT Athletes!
Also recognized at the Awards Banquet were Tammy
Rooney for placing in her age group in
duathlons, and Seth Cooke and Alfred Heber for
placing in their age groups for Triathlons.
to them and their competitive spirit--Great job!
The South Midwest Region Conference weekend
culminates with the annual Frost yer Fanny
Duathlon which is the region's duathlon
championship. Several of our members
participated and earned the first club points of
the 2013 season. Congratulations to the
in age group
Tom Zoucha--7th in age group
Tammy Rooney--2nd in age group
Alfred Hebert--2nd in age group
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