No kidding, it's fierce

PHOTO COURTESY OF TRI-FACTOR TRIATHLON 2015

Participants, some as young as six, from the Kids/Junior category competed in yesterday's TRI-Factor Triathlon held at East Coast Park. The seventh edition drew more than 2,500 competitors. Japan's Ken Koike won the men's division in 1hr 59min 41sec while national triathlete Winona Howe, who represented Singapore at the SEA Games in June, took the women's title in 2:19:28.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 24, 2015, with the headline 'No kidding, it's fierce'. Print Edition | Subscribe