Southborough residents take part in third annual Marlborough Triathlon

More than 400 athletes took part in yesterday’s third annual Marlborough Triathlon, among them five from Southborough. The race involved a 1/3-mile swim in the Fort Meadow Reservoir, a 15-mile bike ride, and a 3.3-mile run ending at Marlborough High School.

The top finisher from Southborough was resident and professional triathlete Dustin Weigl, 20, who placed tenth overall and third in his division, with a time of 1:10:54.

Southborough resident John Wentzell came in third in the men’s 50-54 age group with a time of 1:27:12, and Carole Laperriere won the women’s 50-54 age group with a time of 1:31:55. Wentzell finished 78th overall, and Laperriere finished in 114th place.

Other Southborough residents to complete the race include Drew Theran and Justin Lohwater. You can see the full race results here.

Southborough photographer Chris Wraight captured these photos of Weigl during his impressive performance. (Click to enlarge.)

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