Minister De Weever starts in mini triathlon on SundayPOSTED: 01/31/14 1:05 AM
St. Maarten – Public Health Minister Cornelius de Weever will take part in the Sunset mini triathlon on Sunday. The event comprises of a 200-meter swim, an 8 kilometer bike race and a 2 kilometer run, the minister said yesterday.
“I will take part, not to compete, but to complete,” De Weever said with a smile. He will be part of team Blush and take his dive in the water for the 200-meter swim at 7 a.m. on Sunday.
Asked about his favorite discipline, the minister said that he is most comfortable with cycling and running. “I run every day. On Sunday, I plan to pace myself.”