IRONMAN 70.3 Elsinore 2022 results: Bækkegård, Pallant-Browne rule – Elite News

Emma Pallant-Browne ensured that the IRONMAN 70.3 European Championship title remained in British hands on Sunday, running to victory at IRONMAN 70.3 Elsinore. There was plenty to cheer for home fans too, as Daniel Bækkegård was an impressive winner after taking control on the bike – the PTO’s top two ranked starters both taking victory … Read more

Bækkegård expected more IROMAN World Championship pressure

Daniel Bækkegård believed he would be talked up as one of the main contenders heading into the IRONMAN World Championship on saturday. The Danish athlete finished third at the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championships last year and followed that up with a victory at 70.3 Lanzarote, before kicking off 2022 with second at 70.3 Dubai. But … Read more

Fairytales and nightmares: Daniel Bækkegård on his rise to the top – Elite News

Daniel Bækkegård now stands among the elite of long-distance triathlon talent, but the journey to get there was one punctuated by pain. The 25-year-old is coming off a stellar 2021 which included third in the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in St George and clinching the inaugural Collins Cup for Team Europe in Samorin. But as … Read more