It’s as Justice Potter Stewart said about pornography, I know Lyme disease when I experience it. I don’t care what the test — which has yet to come back — says.
It flattens one, utterly. Though this time — I’ve had it before, about 10 years ago — I was able to think, after a fashion; not that it’s an absolute requisite in this business.
Sunday’s Youth Triathlon at Maidstone Park was the I-Tri program’s biggest yet, what with 72 entrants who ranged in age from 10 to 17.
“We’ll probably have to cap the number of entrants soon,” said Diane O’Donnell, one of I-Tri’s volunteer coaches, given the fact that the town has yet to close down the 7-mile bicycle course to traffic.
Still, all went smoothly, Theresa Roden, I-Tri’s founder, said afterward, adding, “We were thrilled with the turnout.”