Santa Cruz resident Shoshanah Orzech won the sprint-distance Mermaid Triathlon with nearly a two-minute lead at Capitola Beach on Saturday.

Orzech, 40, won the women’s race in 1 hours, 14 minutes, 27 seconds after completing the 600-meter swim in 13:34, the 12-mile bike in 39:39 and the 2.5-mile run in 14:17.

Esther Hare, 40, of Campbell took second in 1:16:11 and Aptos’ Annika McBride, 13, rounded out the top three in 1:17:28.