In 7 triathlons this year, the Crookston native has finished 7th or better.

Marcus Stromberg, 37, a Crookston native and son of Ken and Kathi Stromberg of Crookston, will compete in the USA Triathlon Age Group Olympic Distance National Championship Saturday in Milwaukee, Wis.

The race includes a 1.5k swim, a 40k bike ride and a 10k run.

Stromberg, who lives in Buffalo, Minn., last competed in the Heart of the Lakes Triathlon in Annandale, Minn. on July 21 where he finished runner-up overall and first among amateurs. In seven triathlons since April, Stromberg has finished seventh or better.

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