The Championship 2022 results: Sara Perez Sala takes the title – Elite News

In what was a gun-to-tape effort, Spain’s Sara Perez Sala took the biggest win of her career to date on Sunday, winning the fifth edition of The Championship at the x-bionic sphere in Samorin, Slovakia. In tandem with defending champion Lucy Buckingham, they built a great lead through the swim and bike – before Emma … Read more

The Championship 2022 results: Gustav Iden back with a bang! – Elite News

It started with an average swim for Gustav Iden at The Championship in Samorin on Sunday, and it almost finished with a flat tire in T1. Despite all of that, the Norwegian superstar duly bounced back from his St George disappointment with a sublime run performance to top the podium in Slovakia. Very, very impressive… … Read more

IRONMAN Lanzarote 2022 results: Delight for debutant Dant and Vandendriessche – Elite News

Lydia Dant continued an incredible run of success for British women at IRONMAN Lanzarote on Saturday on her very first start at the distance, while there was also a maiden win for Belgium’s Kenneth Vandendriessche. Dant, winner of the Outlaw Half Nottingham last June, made her mark in stunning style by surging clear on the … Read more

Rising star: Miki Taagholt ready for more in 2022, starting in Samorin – Elite News

“I love the atmosphere around the championship races, and I love to race the big dogs. I’m excited to be here and to give what I have on Sunday.” Those were the comments from Denmark’s Miki Taagholt ahead of The Championship in Samorin, at Friday’s Pro Press Conference at the x-bionic sphere. At casual glance … Read more

How it started: Challenge Family CEO Jort Vlam rooted in Almere – Triathlon News

With Challenge Family’s The Championship this weekend, TRI247 talked with the company’s Chief Executive Officer Jort Vlam. In the first article of a two-part interview, we learned about Jort’s route into triathlon and his work on the Holland Triathlon/Challenge Almere-Amsterdam in his home City. Jort Vlam, the passionate CEO of the Challenge Family, was just … Read more

How it’s going: Jort Vlam on Challenge, COVID and the future – Triathlon News

With Challenge Family’s The Championship taking place this weekend, TRI247 talked with the company’s Chief Executive Officer Jort Vlam. In the first piece of a two-part interview we learned about his route into triathlon and now we discuss Jort’s involvement with Challenge, dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic, and what the future holds. After spending a … Read more

IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga 2022: Start time, watch live and preview – Elite News

The biggest prize purse race of the weekend takes place in Samorin, Slovakia at Challenge Family’s The Championship. However, when it comes to the longest event title of the weekend, then I think that the Sunbelt Bakery IRONMAN 70.3 Chattanooga North American Championship presented by Mckee A Family Bakery may claim top honors. You might … Read more

The Championship 2022: Preview, start time, how to watch live – Elite News

Having been held on Collins Cup weekend in August last year, Challenge Family’s The Championship returns to standalone mode this coming Sunday for its fifth edition. With €100,000 up for grabs, the return to racing of Gustav Iden and the potential of a fourth British look winner of the race, there’s a fair bit forward … Read more

Blummenfelt’s tough road to St George, what it means for Kona – Elite News

As Kristian Blummenfelt struggled to make it to the start line for the IRONMAN World Championship in St George, he was already thinking of Hawaii in October. Now, in the aftermath of that brilliant victory in Utah, It’s a thought which might well send a chill down the spine of his rivals. Difficult preparation The … 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