Kat Matthews and Nicola Spirig announce bike pacers for Sub8 attempt

Last week Alistair Brownlee and Kristian Blummenfelt announced the bike pacers for their Sub7 attempt, and now it’s time for Kat Matthews and Nicola Spirig to announce theirs for Sub8. If you’re not sure what we’re on about, the Sub7 and Sub8 projects will see four of the world’s top triathletes attempt to set new … Read more

Sub8 bike pacers revealed for Kat Matthews and Nicola Spirig – Elite News

That huge Sub7Sub8 showdown in Germany is now less than three weeks away, and we have another piece of the jigsaw in place with news of which bike pacers Kat Matthews and Nicola Spirig will deploy on June 5. Last week we found out who will be helping Sub7 chasers Alistair Brownlee and Kristian Blummenfelt, … Read more

Ruth Astle to Pace Kat Matthews in Sub8, Details on the Challenge, and First WTCS Races of the Year – Triathlete

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> For access to all of our training, gear, and race coverage, plus exclusive training plans, FinisherPix photos, event discounts, and GPS apps, >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link “}}”>sign up for Outside+. Brits take top steps at WTCS Yokohama Great Britain’s Georgia Taylor Brown and Alex Yee won the … Read more

Kat Matthews hopes to emulate her ‘idol’ Daniela Ryf in St George – Elite News

Great Britain’s Kat Matthews has set her sights on emulating the ‘queen for the women’s field’ in Daniela Ryf by lifting the 2021 IRONMAN World Championship in St George this weekend. The 31-year-old has competed in just four full-distance races in her career, but is yet to finish outside the top four. After a fourth … Read more

Kat Matthews to replace Lucy Charles-Barclay for Sub7Sub8 – Elite News

The secret is finally out – Great Britain’s Kat Matthews will replace the injured Lucy Charles-Barclay in early June for the Pho3nix Foundation Sub7Sub8 Project. First announced back in January 2021 and taking inspiration from the likes of Breaking2 and the INEOS 1:59 initiatives of Eliud Kipchoge, the Sub7Sub8 project will see two men and … Read more

Kat Matthews Serves Notice To Reigning Ironman World Champion – Triathlete

“], “filter”: { “nextExceptions”: “img, blockquote, div”, “nextContainsExceptions”: “img, blockquote”} }”> For access to all of our training, gear, and race coverage, plus exclusive training plans, FinisherPix photos, event discounts, and GPS apps, >”,”name”:”in-content-cta”,”type”:”link “}}”>sign up for Outside+. Her beaming smile while taking the tape proved it was a fun morning’s work. But when it … Read more

Lanza lessons: Pro Women podium talk from Matthews, Haug and Learmonth – Elite News

While half the distance, the terrain of Saturday’s racing at IRONMAN 70.3 Lanzarote will surely have provided plenty of race-specific preparation for the upcoming IRONMAN World Championship in St George, for the top two finishers of Katrina Matthews and Anne Haug. Much like Utah-bound Kyle Smith in the men’s race, there will be lots of … Read more

IRONMAN 70.3 Lanzarote 2022 results: Magnificent Matthews! – Elite News

Kat Matthews advertised her claims to be a contender for glory at St George in May by claiming an impressive victory at IRONMAN 70.3 Lanzarote on Saturday. I recently wrote an article picking the five athletes who I believed could potentially win the delayed 2021 IRONMAN World Championship. Kat was on that list – which … Read more