Hometown triumph highlights ITU Para-triathlon in Chicago

By Duncan Mackay

Hailey Danesewicz was one of seven Americans to win their category at the ITU World Triathlon Series event in Chicago ©USA TriathlonNearly 60 competitors in five categories took in the International Triathlon Union (ITU) Paratriathlon Chicago event today, with the highlight being the victory of local athlete Hailey Danesewicz over countrywoman Melissa Stockwell, the three-time world champion, who also comes from the Windy City.