Catalina Triathlon 2004

Leaving Long Beach
Leaving Long Beach
Queen Mary
Queen Mary
Assembling in the transition area
Assembling in the transition area
Some people "warming up" in the cold water.
Some people "warming up" in the cold water.
Wave one staring the half mile.
Wave one staring the half mile.
In the orange, wave three, men 29 and under including the boys Du Puy
In the orange, wave three, men 29 and under including the boys Du Puy
Matt (the one with without the wetsuit in the middle) and wave 3 begin to overtake wave two.
Matt (the one with without the wetsuit in the middle) and wave 3 begin to overtake wave two.
First elite of wave 1 out of the water with waves 3, 4 and 5 on the back half of the swim loop.
First elite of wave 1 out of the water with waves 3, 4 and 5 on the back half of the swim loop.




Number 209 hits the transition area lookin dead sexy in his fishnet speedo jr. j/k
Number 209 hits the transition area lookin dead sexy in his fishnet speedo jr. j/k




Ol' baldy looks at his brain bucket like he's never seen one before.
Ol' baldy looks at his brain bucket like he's never seen one before.


Make way, mountain bike coming through
Make way, mountain bike coming through
3 laps up to the mansion, down to the power plant and back to Avalon
3 laps up to the mansion, down to the power plant and back to Avalon




Todd on lap two.
Todd on lap two.


Outa my way, I have 5k to run!
Outa my way, I have 5k to run!
Todd rockets toward the finish line.
Todd rockets toward the finish line.
13.7 miles later...
13.7 miles later...
Eli and Avalon
Eli and Avalon
Loren, Todd and Eli trying to get back to Long Beach
Loren, Todd and Eli trying to get back to Long Beach
Captain Fiona towing Matt around
Captain Fiona towing Matt around
Blurry Toad
Blurry Toad