Charlestown, Nevis, November 11, 2019 – The Nevis Triathlon hosted at Oualie Beach, Nevis was the last of Nevis’ sport tourism events for the year and it benefitted Nevis well.
As the Nevis Triathlon celebrated its eighteenth year it attracted the most international participants it has had in years. Of the forty-eight participants twenty-eight of them were from outside St. Kitts and Nevis. The United Kingdom had sixteen athletes in the field. Race organizer Greg Phillip expressed his satisfaction with the makeup of the participants saying, “The international composition of the competitors in this year’s triathlon is a result of hard work and a sign of the direction in which the Nevis Triathlon is headed. We are both pleased and encouraged.”