Escaping with Jesse Thomas
Written by: Herbert Krabel
Date: Wed Mar 06 2013
Jesse Thomas in action on the bike during the 2013 Escape from Alcatraz.
The weather looked so much more inviting when Jesse Thomas crossed the line in 3rd place.
Jesse Thomas and Lauren Fleshman dancing away during the wedding of friends.
You can follow Jesse Thomas on Twitter via @jessemthomas
Jason Pedersen finished 5th at the recent Escape from Alcatraz event and this former Northern Arizona University track athlete has shown nice improvements since getting his Pro card in late 2011. 3.10.13
We perused the various Pro triathlete Twitter accounts and compiled a list of 55 followed Pro athletes. Some of these names fairly high up may come as a surprise, but most of them make a lot of sense. 4.03.13
Jesse Thomas ran down Andrew Starykowicz to take the win at the inaugural Rev3 Florida event that had been converted into a duathlon. Becky Lavelle grabbed the title in the women's race about 90 seconds up on Nicole Kelleher. 10.28.12
Javier Gomez continued his winning streak in classic races outside of his usual ITU Olympic distance territory; Heather Jackson ran down top USA Olympian Sarah Groff at the Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon 3.03.13
Jesse Thomas showed supremacy on the bike before closing it out with a fine run to take the win at the Ironman 70.3 Pocono Mountains. Tenille Hoogland took the women's title with a similar effort. 9.30.12
Jesse Thomas topped Conrad Stoltz by 2:06 and closed in on Richie Cunningham for the Rev 3 series lead; Lauren Goss won by 2:41 over Becky Lavelle and passed Nicole Kelleher for the series lead at Rev3 Maine. 8.26.12