Tri Northumberland had three members compete at the Stockton Duathlon Festival.
With the standard distance being an ITU World Championship qualifier for 2014 and the sprint distance an ETU European qualifier for 2015, both events attracted competitive fields.
In the standard distance 10k run/40k cycle/5k run, new member Les Cavill finished an impressive 78th overall and fifth in his category with a time of 2:15:38.
Alex Olsen also completed the standard distance in 208th place in 2:50:32.
In the sprint distance 5k run/20k cycle/2.5k run, Tom Pattinson finished 64th out of of field of 350 in 1:10:08.