The Great Race Triathlon/Duathlon

: Gabriela Mora, of Essex competes in The Great Race Duathlon, finishing sixth in the 40-and-over category with an overall time of 1:23:43. PHOTO | JOSH KAUFMANN

: Gabriela Mora, of Essex competes in The Great Race Duathlon, finishing sixth in the 40-and-over category with an overall time of 1:23:43.
PHOTO | JOSH KAUFMANN

Michael Gordon, of Essex competes in The Great Race Triathlon, finishing fourth in the ironman age 55-and-over category with an overall time of 1:54:27. PHOTO | JOSH KAUFMANN

Michael Gordon, of Essex competes in The Great Race Triathlon, finishing fourth in the ironman age 55-and-over category with an overall time of 1:54:27.
PHOTO | JOSH KAUFMANN

Athletes from around the state competed in The Great Race Triathlon/Duathlon on July 6, running, biking and paddling their way around St. Albans Bay.

The duathlon consisted of a 3.1-mile run and 12-mile bike, while the triathlon had an additional 3-mile paddling portion. The event was sponsored by FairPoint Communications.