The Eurekan challenge

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
Mike and Lisa Schlichtman, of Cassville, participated in The Eurekan this past weekend. Mike finished sixth overall in the three-event Eurekan, and Lisa completed her first 10K race in Sunday's run. To earn the title of Eurekan, athletes must complete a sprint triathlon on Friday, a 100-mile bike ride on Saturday and a 10K run on Sunday. Mike completed The Eurekan with a 42:36 triathlon, a 5:15:11 bike ride and a 46:53 run for a total time of 6:44:40. Lisa finished her 10K in 1:02:20. Other area athletes who completed The Eurekan were: Larry Eden, of Pierce City, 8:22:20; Cord Leonhardt, of Seligman, 10:45:15; Leta Shockley, of Washburn, 11:16:34; and Kayle Leonhardt, of Seligman, 11:23:04.

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