athlete competes for Team GB at three world championships
Burnham-On-Sea cardio instructor represented Great Britain in no
less than three World Championships within the space of eight days!
Fry, who works at Burnham-On-Sea Swim & Sports Academy in Berrow
Road, has just returned from Penticton in Canada, where she competed
in the Short Course World Duathlon Championships.
took part in the event - which comprises a 5km run, 20km cycle ride,
and then a 2.5km run - and picked up a superb fourth place, just
20 seconds away from a bronze medal.
World Aquathlon Championships (swim 1km an run 5km) also took place
where Jeannie took another fourth place and her second World Championship
final event was no less than the Long Course World Triathlon Championships,
a grueling swim of 3,000 metres, 120km bike ride and a run of 30km,
which took place under extreme race conditions of 33 degrees.
battled heat exhaustion and dehydration during the race, but her
grit and determination ensured she battled through to claim a brilliant
11th place at the World Long Course Distance Triathlon Championships.
Huge congratulations!" said the Academy's Sara Cox Conklin.