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O'Kane takes second in Hoot Lake Triathlon

Photo by Brian Hansel Wadena's Chris O'Kane came up with a runner-up time of 1:11.31 Sunday morning in the Hoot Lake Triathlon. O'Kane competed in swimming, biking and running events.

Wadena's Chris O'Kane turned in an overall time of 1:11:31 Sunday morning to take runner-up honors in the Hoot Lake Triathlon in Fergus Falls.

The 39-year-old dentist completed the quarter-mile swim in a time of 7 minutes, posted a 40:31 time in the 15.7-mile bike race and ran the 3.3-mile run in 22:10.

O'Kane was eighth in the swimming event, third in the biking and seventh in the running. A field of 164 men and women competed individually in the triathlon.

Fergus Falls' David Jensen, 26, won the triathlon with an overall time of 1:08:55.

Dent's Ethan McMahon was 41st overall with a time of 1:26.07. McMahon had the best time in the quarter-mile swim, a 5:56.