A Clinton man recently returned from a trip to Canada where he took part in the 2013 World Duathlon competition.

Todd Hink, 43, of Clinton, competes in multiple running events, duathlons, and triathlons every year.

On Memorial Day this year he became Arkansas State Champion at the championship duathlon at Du for the Parks in Hot Springs.

After the state championship event he competed in the regional championship in Dallas, Texas.

With his state championship and high rankings in the regionals, he qualified to compete in the national qualifying race in Birmingham, Ala. There he qualified for the USA World Duathlon Team.

Hink and his family just returned from the 2013 World Duathlon competition in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.