Joynt misses checkpoint at Lake Tahoe Ironman Competition

MONMOUTH - It didn't quite end the way Brian Joynt hoped, but he hasn't given up just yet.Competing in his first full Ironman Sept. 22 in Lake Tahoe, Calif., Joynt missed a checkpoint during the 112-mile bike portion by four minutes.Joynt took the setback in stride, registering for an Ironman competition in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, June 29, 2014.Though Joynt's goal was to complete the triathlon before he turns 40 in January, June is close enough, he said.

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