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Triathlete Collapses; 900 Compete on Sunday

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No word on the condition of an athlete who collapsed and reportedly stopped breathing soon after finishing Leon's Triathlon in Hammond Sunday. The Times today reports he was taken by ambulance to a hospital. 
http://www.nwitimes.com/sports/recreation/bystanders-perform-cpr-on-fallen-leon-s-triathlon-athlete/article_69cf2beb-6709-5ec9-90ef-b4644615b7ca.html
This year’s event at Wolf Lake Park brought over 900 triathletes from around the nation to the region to compete.  Leon’s Triathlon is an Olympic distance race beginning and ending at Wolf Lake, including a swim, a biking portion and a run, this year marked the 30th anniversary of the nationally broadcasted event. Leon’s Triathlon is an Olympic distance race beginning and ending at Wolf Lake, including a .9 mile swim, 24.6 mile biking portion and a 6.2 mile running portion.  The Amateur Female winners of the race were: Jennifer Garrison of Naperville, IL; Kristine June of Highwoood, IL; and Megan James of Portage MI. The top placing Amateur Males were Jason West of Breiningsville, PA; Mark Harms from Madison, WI; and Adam Zucco from Elburn, IL.
For the full list of winners and times of Leon’s Triathlon of participants visit http://results.active.com/events/leon-s-worlds-fastest-triathlon--2/individuals-and-relays
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