Teen wins Splash and Dash

Jay Cadman-Kennedy, of Inglewood, continued his good form in the Splash and Dash multisport series, winning the latest race at New Plymouth's Ngamotu Beach.

Cadman-Kennedy won the senior long-distance event, in which the competitors had to complete a 1000m swim and 4km run.

The teenager finished ahead of Shannon Stallard, with Ryan Dingle third.

The senior long-distance race for women was won by Emma Daniels, with Hannah Sturmer second and Idelle Hiestand third.

The short-distance race, which comprised a 500m swim and 2km run, was won by Mitch Owen in the male division. He finished ahead of second-placed Talor Owen, with Geoff Hawksworth third.

The female short-course event was won by Amy Barron, with Jenna Barrett second and Jess Leary third.

The next race in the series is to be held on February 14.

Taranaki Daily News