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12 year old Max Cooper of Silver Development squad was one of 3 boys in the 11/12 age category who represented the South East region at the British Triathlon under 20’s festival in Mallory Park, Leicester.
35 other boys within the Tristar 2 category from all over England, Ireland, Scotland & Wales competed alongside Max on Saturday, 15th September.
His event consisted of a 200m swim, a 5.9km bike ride and a 1.25km run at the end. A fast paced event, Max unfortunately came off his bike as someone fell in front of him, but he got back on and still finished in 29th position.
On Sunday the 16th, he raced as part of the South East team where as a whole, they ended up coming 4th overall.
Well done Max!