Welsh Triathlon is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of participant David Grey in the Swansea Sharks swim on Sunday 13th August. Our deepest condolences go to his family and friends, on behalf of the whole triathlon community.
The following statement was shared on the Swansea Trisharks Facebook page today:
It is with a heavy heart that we confirm the passing of Athlete David Grey age 72, during our event yesterday. Our deepest condolences go to David's family and friends.
We would like to thank the incredible efforts of South Wales Water Safety Team, Acute Paramedics, Rapid Response, Air Ambulance, Police, Coastguard, RNLI, Volunteers and Members of the Public.
The original statment can be found here