Triathlete Junior John McClellan Athlete of the Month

Ironman and multi-sport athlete brings Tri Club Honors | October 6, 2011

John McClellan representing Xavier

John McClellan representing Xavier "X" in his first Ironman race.

Junior John McClellan was awarded Club Sports Athlete of the Month.

John completed 4 triathlons in the past month, one being the Ironman distance race in Louisville, KY, finishing in the middle of the pack in 13 hours, 52 minutes.

At Hueston Woods, John finished 3rd in his age group, 17th among st age group athletes (out of 200) with a 1:17:43

John also wrapped up the Wheelie Fun Series Championship with a 1:31:01, finishing 2nd in his age group in the 6-race, 4 month race series that began the first week of June.

He also debuted in his first collegiate race ever, finishing third amongst Xavier triathletes, finishing 37th out of 100 college students.