Steve Mantell and Heather Lendway Reign Supreme at USA Triathlon National Championships

Written by: Editor in Chief


Milwaukee, WI – This past weekend the best triathletes in the US descended upon Milwaukee for the USA Triathlon Olympic Distance National Championships.  The race which consists of a 1.5k swim, 40k bike, and 10k run saw some incredibly fast competition.

Mantell of Team Every Man Jack and a Colorado State University graduate came in a close second last year, and managed to best that performance this year capturing the overall win in a blistering 01:50:59

Lendway managed to defend her national title from last year crossing the line in 02:05:07

2014 USA Triathlon Olympic-Distance National Championships, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
1,500m swim, 40k bike, 10k run
Olympic-Distance National Champions – Complete Results

Overall Female: Heather Lendway (St. Paul, Minn.), 2:05:07
Overall Male: Steven Mantell (Fort Collins, Colo.), 1:50:59
Masters Female: Susanne Davis (Carlsbad, Calif.), 2:08:36
Masters Male: Christopher Thomas (Easton, Conn.), 1:56:06
Grand Masters Female: Donna Smyers (Adamant, Vt.), 2:17:59
Grand Masters Male: Gregory Taylor (Yankton, S.D.), 2:09:06
F17-19: Emma Langley (Cos Cob, Conn.), 2:15:36
M17-19: Connor Weaver (Parker, Colo.), 1:58:05
F20-24: Rachael Lenz (Littleton, Colo.), 2:07:14
M20-24: Steven Mantell (Fort Collins, Colo.), 1:50:59
F25-29: Dani Fischer (Wausau, Wis.), 2:05:35
M25-29: Justin Galbreath (Coatesville, Pa.), 1:52:37
F30-34: Heather Lendway (St. Paul, Minn.), 2:05:07
M30-34: Mark Tripp (Redondo Beach, Calif.), 1:54:24
F35-39: Jennifer Garrison (Naperville, Ill.), 2:06:38
M35-39: Mark Harms (Madison, Wis.), 1:51:45
F40-44: Susanne Davis (Carlsbad, Calif.), 2:08:36
M40-44: Christopher Thomas (Easton, Conn.), 1:56:06
F45-49: Steph Popelar (Parker, Colo.), 2:10:58
M45-49: Doug Clark (Mendham, N.J.), 1:56:17
F50-54: Kelly Dippold (Overland Park, Kan.), 2:11:43
M50-54: Michael Smith (Brownsburg, Ind.), 2:02:10
F55-59: Donna Smyers (Adamant, Vt.), 2:17:59
M55-59: Anthony Schiller (Eden Prairie, Minn.), 2:05:07
F60-64: Karen McKeachie (Ann Arbor, Mich.), 2:25:04
M60-64: Gregory Taylor (Yankton, S.D.), 2:09:06
F65-69: Nancy Avitabile (Bethesda, Md.), 2:44:25
M65-69: Freddie Ferraro (Austin, Texas), 2:16:58
F70-74: Elizabeth Brackett (Chicago, Ill.), 3:00:28
M70-74: David Roadhouse (Wilmette, Ill.), 2:27:15
F75-79: Graciela Val (Evanston, Ill.), 3:27:00
M75-79: Jon Adamson (Alpharetta, Ga.), 2:48:10
M80-84: Bob Scott (Naperville, Ill.), 3:05:33