Carp’s Joanna Brown earned a career-best fifth-place finish at a senior World Cup triathlon race on May 19 in Huatulco, Mexico.
Ottawa swimmers rack up medals at Ontario Summer Games
Created On: May 11, 2013
Out of almost 2,500 athletes, Ottawa competitors were front-and-centre at the 2012 Ontario Summer Games, earning a ton of medals across the board in 28 sports from Aug. 16-19 in Toronto.
Brown excels in World Triathlon Series debut
Updated On: May 11, 2013
Carp's Joanna Brown made her World Triathlon Series Olympic distance debut on April 19 in San Diego and put in a solid race against the world's best, finishing 18th in a time of 2:02:39.
Brown 4th, Vierula 11th in Pan Am Cup triathlon
Updated On: April 13, 2013
Matt Vierula of the Bytown Storm placed 11th, while Carp native Joanna Brown was fourth in a March 16 Pan American Cup triathlon race in Sarasota, FL.
National paratriathlon comes to Carleton
Created On: February 7, 2013
Call it another coup for the capital. For years, Ottawa’s top triathletes have had to move away to find optimal training, but now, on the heels of the Regional Training Centre launch a year ago at the University of Ottawa, the country’s first National Paratriathlon Academy will also be coming to town at Carleton University.
Updated On: November 10, 2012
In her first season in the category, 19-year-old Joanna Brown of Carp won a bronze medal at the world under-23 women’s triathlon championships on Oct. 20 in Auckland, New Zealand.
3 Ottawa triathletes head to worlds
Updated On: October 14, 2012
It’s been a different path for each of them, but current or former Bytown Storm team members Samantha Klus, Matt Vierula and Joanna Brown have each punched a ticket for the same place – Auckland, New Zealand, where they’ll compete in the Oct. 20-22 triathlon world championships’ junior and under-23 categories.
Klus climbs jr. triathlon ranks
Updated On: September 18, 2012
Four months made a world of difference for Samantha Klus of the Bytown Storm triathlon club. The Bell High School senior began her season with an eye-opening experience at the North American junior championships in Mexico, when she placed 13th out of 16 racers.
New triathletes take off
Updated On: July 19, 2012
Over 50 young athletes swam, biked and ran their way through a beautiful Baxter Conservation Area course in Kars for the Baxter Beach All Terrain Kids Triathlon on June 16.
Brown wins Triathlon Canada award, Continental Cup silver
Updated On: June 26, 2012
For the second year in a row, Carp's Joanna Brown was recently named Triathlon Canada's junior female athlete-of-the-year for her 2011 season.