Racing on land, on wheels and in water

With a time of 1 hour, 16 minutes and 9 seconds, Rebecca Wassner from New Paltz crossed the finish line as one of the top three female competitors in the 2019 Stissing Triathlon. Photo courtesy of Paul Sutton

PINE PLAINS — Not even unpredictable weather could distract the athletes who competed in the Stissing Triathlon on Sunday, June 30. 

This year’s race featured a one-half mile swim at the Pine Plains Beach, a 16.5 mile bike race and a 3.3 mile run around the lake. A Children’s Triathlon was also held. 

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