Left, Kristen Gwinn-Becker, 39, of Portland, gives a thumbs-up as she passes South Portland’s Bug Light, during the 9th annual Tri for a Cure Triathlon, Sunday, July 17. She was one of 1,222 participants who this year raised $1.66 million for the Maine Cancer Foundation. Above, a trio of swimmers, including Danielle Brown, 29, of Freeport (center), and Katie Franck, 28, of Windham, emerge from the water at Spring Point following the first leg of the triathlon. See more photos on pages 2 and 3. (Duke Harrington photos) 1p1.jpg