This was from the OMaha World Herald. Fred is on his way back. More to follow. Super impressive showing again!
Duathlon: Omahan 3rd at nationals
WORLD-HERALD PRESS SERVICES
RICHMOND, Va. — Omahan Fred Galata placed third at the U.S. National Duathlon Championships for ages 55 to 59 Sunday.
A record turnout of 1,800 competed Sunday, including 53 in Galata’s age group. The duathlon was a 5-kilometer run, a 38K bike ride and another 5K run.
Galata, 59, finished in 1 hour, 46 minutes and 35 seconds, behind a 56-year-old from Minnesota and a 58-year-old from Tennessee.
Galata rides for the Velo Veloce Cycling Club of Omaha