Forster's Keith Pearce, 72, was always going to win the 70 to 74 age category.
was the only one in it.
"I enjoyed it," he
"It was a pretty hilly course, but I got out in the swim leg and had a good time."
Pearce's race number was 508, and he
finished 508th out of nearly 700 individual competitors.
"There was a good tail wind heading home, so it revives your legs and gives you a bit more energy when you hit the hills," he
"I was the oldest in the field, so I got some nice notoriety.
I got to present a few of the awards, which was a bit of a buzz."
was glad to be beaten at Port Macquarie by some of the women who finished behind him at Forster's
triathlon last month.