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Photo by Brian Hansel Wadena dentist Chris O'Kane sets off on a 15.7 mile bike ride Sunday morning during competition at the Hoot Lake Triathlon in Fergus Falls. O'Kane, 38, finished 27th overall in the field of 170 with a time of 1:22:50. O'Kane also swam a quarter of a mile and ran 3.1 miles.

Local dentist fares well in triathlon

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Dr. Chris O'Kane has discovered a new outlet for his athletic skills.

The Wadena dentist placed a lofty 27th in a field of 170 athletes Sunday in the Hoot Lake Triathlon. The 38-year-old O'Kane, competing in just his second triathlon, posted a time of 1:22:50 in the Fergus Falls event after doing Perham's Average Joe Triathlon in 1 hour and 25 minutes in June.


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