SEA Games Bronze medalist Vincent Ang wins at Quickspeed TRIFactor Bike 2015
29 June, 2015
2015 SEA Games bronze medalist, Vincent Ang Chin Yong, topped the 56km race category at the Quickspeed TRI-Factor Bike 2015 with a formidable time of 1 hour 21 minutes, 53 seconds ahead of Bastian Dohling and Brian Ng who finished at 1:21:56 and 1:21:58 respectively.
Singapore's Vincent Ang Chin Yong (extreme left) in action during the 28th SEA Games. Photo: SINGSOC
6-year-old Muhammad Nazmi took part in the 5km race cycling category and completed it in a respectable time of 12 minutes of 46 seconds.
The TRI-Factor Series is the biggest triathlon series platform in Singapore that provides a progressive platform for sport enthusiasts of all levels and skills to complete their first triathlon. It is a 4-leg series of sporting event that starts with a mass swimming event –TYR TRI-Factor Swim, followed by a mass cycling event –Quickspeed TRI-Factor Bike and mass run – Compressport TRI-Factor Run, ending with a finale TRI-Factor Triathlon.
Race Director Mr Joseph Tan said: “The event this year is very special as we made a difficult business decision to change the race route and limiting the type of bikes allow thus it resulted in reducing the race capacity. We wanted to provide our participants a new experience this year without comprising on any safety risk.”