The race: Wildflower triathlon has been described as the Woodstock of Triathlon. It does not disappoint. The uniqueness of this event is something that needs to be experienced. The crew at TriCal events put on a great event and well and truly look after everyone. Wildflower is an extremely demanding course with over 2000ft of climbing on the bike, followed by an off road 12mile run, which again, is super hilly. Ideal if you were raised by a family of mountain goats. California had suffered some serious droughts, which in turn affected the water levels of Lake San Antonio. Therefore the swim was held down the far end of the lake, which meant there was a 2mile run from the swim exit to the start of the bike. Character building. The players: Jesse Thomas (USA), Leon Griffin (AUS) and Andrew Starykowiczs (USA), Matt Russell (USA), Barret Brandon (USA), Justin Daerr (USA), Matt Lieto…Continue Reading