Johnson tops Toth for triathlon title

Two local elite triathlon athletes went head to head at the annual Chilliwack Triathlon.

Robert Johnson finished first overall at the Chilliwack Triathlon, held Sept. 9 at Cultus Lake.

Johnson out-duelled fellow Chilliwackian Anthony Toth to take the title, finishing with a time of 1:53:09.

Toth finished just over two minutes back at 1:55:45.

They were the clear trend setters in the field. Richmond’s James Mutter finished third, but he was well back with a time of 2:06:37.

The next highest Chilliwack competitor was Angela Froese.

She was the second fastest woman in the field, clocking in at 2:18:56.

Victoria’s Brittany Cooper was the fastest female with a time of 2:13:25.

One hundred and forty eight  competitors appeared on the final results sheet, which can be found online at www.raceheadquarters.com/results/2012/multi/CultusLake2012Olympic.html