Viking Rowing Club Youth Program

The Viking Rowing Club in Ventnor Heights will have signups for junior rowers ages 14-18 at 6 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday at the Dr. John Holland Boathouse on Calvert Avenue in Ventnor Heights. All levels of experience are encouraged to participate. The program will run from June 25 through Aug. 13. The fee is $299 in addition to the boathouse fee of $100.


Jersey Genesis Triathlon, Bambino Biathlon

Ben Ritz of Rydal, Pa., and Robin Jefferis of Phoenixville, Pa., were the winners of the Jersey Genesis Triathlon in Port Republic on Saturday.

Ritz, 17, was the overall winner of the half-mile swim, 16-mile bike and four-mile run in 1 hour, 11 minutes, 19 seconds. Jefferis, 48, was 40th overall and won the women's title in 1:24.05.

Brian Lovett, 17, of Allentown, Pa., was second in the men's division in 1:12:10 and Iain Alexandridis, 18, of Princeton finished third in 1:15:15. Diane Rogers, 44, of Riverton was 45th overall and second for the women in 1:25:11. Mandy Lovett of Allentown, Pa., was 48th overall and third for the women in 1:25:33.

Matthew Princz and Lauryn Navarro were the winners of the Bambino Biathlon, a 12-and-under run-bike-run race that accompanied the Jersey Genesis Triathlon. Princz won the race's overall winner in 10 minutes, 14 seconds, and Navarro won the girls division in 11:31. Leonardo Nobrega was second overall in 11:18 and Michael Augusto took third in 11:27. Alea Krouse was second for the girls in 13:03 and Cassidy Hayes was third in 13:07.

Triathlon results

Top five male-1. Ben Ritz, Ryadal, Pa., 1:11:19; 2. Brian Lovett, Allentown, 1:12:10; 3. Iain Alexandridis, Princeton, 1:15:15; 4. Jim Morrissey, Philadelphia, 1:15:40; 5. Brady Gibney, Philadelphia, 1:15:55.

Top five female-1. Robin Jefferis, Phoenixville, Pa., 1:24:05; 2. Diane Rogers, Riverton, 1:25:11; 3. Mandy Lovett, Allentown, Pa., 1:25:33; 4. Ritanne O'Brien, Philadelphia, 1:26:01; 5. Katrina Lacovara, Medford, 1:27:19.

First Clydesdale (men over 200 pounds)-Erich Maerz, Chalfont, Pa, 1:26:07; Top male team-Arts Home Repair, 1:17:15. Top female team-Southern Regional, 1:18:47. Top coed team-Upper Township, 1:17:36. Top high school-Mates (Jackson) 1:17:35. Top fire/police-Greg Errion, Toms River, 1:20:34. Top male first-timer-Jay Bellwoar, King of Prussia, Pa., 1:35:42. Top female first-timer-Patricia McGowan, Mullica Hill, 1:37:53. Top male resident-Tom Flourney, Port Republic, 1:26:32. Top female resident-BJ Kinkade, Port Republic, 1:46:26.

Age group winners-19-and-under-Sammy Ritz, Rydal, Pa., 1:20:19. 20-24-Dillon Glasser, Mays Landing, 1:21:42; Abbey Thornton, 1:26:28; 25-29-Thomas Bingham, Philadelphia, 1:16:33; Jessica Kent, Philaedelphia, 1:29:36. 30-34-Timothy Otto, Philadelphia, 1:16:21; Sara Rosen, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1:37:58. 35-39-Dan DiSanto, Mt. Laurel, 1:16:02; Theresa Valenzano, Shamong, 1:38:12. 40-44-Rob Jones, West Chester, Pa., 1:16:14; Diane Hauser, Malvern, Pa., 1:35:10. 45-49-Doug Iannaneli, Marlton, 1:25:04; Heidi Kopelson, Cherry Hill, 1:39:28. 50-54-Raymond Campeau, Califon, 1:24:10; Lucille Barber, Cape May Court House, 1:29:09. 55-59-Wes Burns, Lafayette Hill, Pa., 1:21:37; Patti Tillotson, Wilmington, Del., 2:02:19. 60-64-Thomas Manzi, Point Pleasant, 1:37:55; Barbara Cresse, Cape May Court House, 1:53:19. 65-99-Edward Wright, Green Brook, 1:38:59; Diane Hardies, Marlton, 2:01:01.

Bambino Biathlon age-group winners (quarter-mile run, 2-mile bike, quarter-mile run)

5-6-Ry Trafford 14:21; A Lacovara 14:41. 7-8-Trey Trafford 12:44; Caroline Hill 13:42. 9-10-Christopher Princz 11:28; Jenna Linstra 13:48. 11-12-Sean Mulhern 11:33; Erin Kibelstic 13:17.