Amy Cymerman and Matthew Sharpe take first place in New York City Triathlon
October 2, 2023
NEW YORK (Oct. 2, 2023)/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – The New York City Triathlon, produced by Life Time (NYSE: LTH) and recently acquired by Super League Triathlon, welcomed nearly 1,800 athletes from 43 states and 19 countries ranging in age from 14-80.
“We’re so proud of all the athletes who competed today. Despite required course changes, the athletes persevered and gave it their all out on the course,” said Nicole Bostick, Life Time Marketing Manager. “With each and every event, it’s always exciting to see returning athletes and first timers alike cross the finish line and complete their personal stories of triumph, resilience and inspiration.”
The pro division was equally exciting with a $19,000 prize purse on the line. Matthew Sharpe won the men’s race, which ended in a sprint to the finish between him and Michael Arishita. Amy Cymerman won the women’s race handily by over five minutes and was the 12th finisher overall.
Paratriathletes at this year’s event in the open mens and womens divisions competed for a $4,000 prize purse. Tyler McNeil won the men’s race and Sarah Heller won the women’s race.
Women’s Pro Race Results
|Amy Cymerman||Pittsford, N.Y.||31||1:50:23|
|Jenna Horner||Emerald Isle, N.C.||25||1:55:38|
|Ginger Howell||Natick, Mass.||38||1:56:20|
Men’s Pro Race Results
|Matthew Sharpe||Boulder, Colo.||32||1:36:26|
|Michael Arishita||Boerne, Texas||29||1:36:27|
|Timothy ODonnell||Boulder, Colo.||43||1:36:46|
Women’s Para Race Results
|Sarah Heller||New York, N.Y.||49||3:29:00|
Men’s Para Race Results
|Tyler McNeil||Bronx, N.Y.||57||2:24:34|
|Offir Maimon||New Jersey, N.J.||48||2:57:00|
Non-Binary International Distance Race Results
|Elizabeth Craig||Brooklyn, N.Y.||59||3:42:14|
Women’s Duathlon Race Results
|Sica Von Plato||West Chester, Pa.||37||2:30:39|
|Stephanie Chung||New York, N.Y.||33||2:32:25|
|Julie Mayville||Briarcliff Manor, N.Y.||39||2:45:46|
Men’s Duathlon Race Results
|Jonathan Paladini||Mahopac, N.Y.||36||1:52:00|
|David Blitzer||New York, N.Y.||35||1:54:31|
|Federico Zanella||New York, N.Y.||31||2:05:01|
Super League Triathlon (SLT) is honored to continue the legacy of the New York City Triathlon, along with Chicago and Malibu Triathlon races. These are races with rich history in the sport and SLT remains committed to making short course racing cool again in the US using a strategy that engages and excites all participants.
About Life Time®
Life Time (NYSE: LTH) empowers people to live healthy, happy lives through its portfolio of 170 athletic country clubs across the United States and Canada. The Company’s healthy way of life communities and ecosystem address all aspects of healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment for people 90 days to 90+ years old. Supported by a team of more than 35,000 dedicated professionals, Life Time is committed to providing the best programs and experiences through its clubs, iconic athletic events and comprehensive digital platform.
About Super League Triathlon
Super League Triathlon (SLT) is the world’s premier swim-bike-run Series, pitching the very best athletes against each other in quick and exciting race formats in fantastic destinations across the globe. The Championship Series takes place from August-November with the best triathletes on the planet doing battle over game-changing formats which are redefining the sport for a modern audience. Super League’s Arena Games Triathlon is a dynamic new esports format which blends in real life and virtual racing to deliver an immersive viewing experience via a unique partnership with Zwift. It crowns the official triathlon esports World Champions thanks to its groundbreaking partnership with World Triathlon.
For more information visit www.superleaguetriathlon.com
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