Ryan Finishes First!

ryan at the picnicWe all know TAS Summer Program Manager Ryan Burke as a strong athlete, but this was an amazing achievement. A recently introduced Jackson Hole endurance event, the Teton Triathlon, also known as “the Picnic”, enticed 7 competitors to attempt the following:
bike from Jackson to Jenny Lake in Grand Teton National Park(22 miles), swim across Jenny Lake(1.3 miles, solo climb the Grand Teton(10 miles), descend to the lake(10 miles), swim back across(1.3 miles), bike back to Jackson(22 miles). Ryan had the fastest time with 11 hours, 30 minutes. Way to go Ryan!

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