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CHALLENGE ASIA PACIFIC NEWS !

Challenge Vietnam is back and ready for its 2nd edition in July next year. Ahead of Vietnam´s middle distance race in the coastal city of Nha Trang, Challenge Wanaka, famous for its stunning alpine backdrop of New Zealand´s Southern Alps, will be kicking off the season in February and Challenge Taiwan will be keen to [...]

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Van Vlerken, Kienle and Dapena win Challenge Family World Bonus

Van Vlerken, Kienle and Dapena win Challenge Family World Bonus CHALLENGEFAMILY Awards $165,000 Triathlon World Bonus Prize Purse The hotly contested CHALLENGEFAMILY World Bonus competition concluded with Sunday’s CHALLENGEDAYTONA race at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. In the final analysis, Sebastian Kienle (GER) and Pablo Dapena González (ESP) shared the top ranking for professional [...]

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BLUMMENFELT SETS NEW IRONMAN® 70.3® WORLD BEST TIME AS HE DEFENDS HIS MIDDLE EAST CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE IN BAHRAIN

  Norway’s Kristian Blummenfelt has set a new IRONMAN® 70.3® world best time after racing to victory in Bahrain, successfully defending his Middle East Championship title in the process. There was also another heroic display from Great Britain’s Holly Lawrence, who joined Blummenfelt by defending her 2017 title after seeing off the gutsy challenge of [...]

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Challenge Daytona to Host Women’s Empowerment Panel

CHALLENGEDAYTONA is thrilled to host Women in Triathlon, a dynamic panel including several world-class professional athletes, designed to empower female endurance athletes of all backgrounds and abilities. The event takes place as part of the inaugural CHALLENGEDAYTONA festival weekend at Daytona International Speedway. The Women in Triathlon panel, a joint effort between Team Leanda Cave [...]

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All-Star Pro Am Relay Set for Challenge Daytona

A single day of racing isn’t enough for several of the professional triathletes slated to compete in Sunday’s Middle Distance Triathlon at CHALLENGEDAYTONA Triathlon Powered by the Y. Five of the field’s top contenders will also join a roster of VIP teammates on Saturday for a fast and furious Pro Am Sprint Relay. The CHALLENGEDAYTONA [...]

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Joe Gray, Dani Moreno win XTERRA Trail Run Worlds

Joe Gray and Dani Moreno defended their titles when they each won the 11th annual XTERRA Trail Run World Championship at Kualoa Ranch this morning. Gray, from Colorado Springs, finished the muddy course in 1:23:08, about two minutes in front of 2018 XTERRA Trail Run National Champ, Brett Hales, who ran 1:25:22. Hales lives in [...]

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Challenge Daytona Partners with Pinarello as Official Bike Course Sponsor

  Pinarello is proud to announce sponsorship of the upcoming CHALLENGEDAYTONA triathlon at Daytona International Speedway. As part of the sponsorship, the company has invited Pinarello pro triathlete Cameron Wurf to compete. Wurf most recently set the bike course record of 4:09:06 at the World Championships in Kona, breaking his own previous record. This feat [...]

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IRONMAN WESTERN AUSTRALIA CELEBRATES WITH COMEBACKS, RECORDS AND IRONMAN DEBUTS

IRONMAN Western Australia celebrated its fifteenth anniversary in style, with defending champion Kiwi Terenzo Bozzone and Swiss superstar Caroline Steffen both returning to the winner’s circle with stunning performances in near perfect racing conditions. For Bozzone his IRONMAN title defence was the culmination of five months of rehabilitation, uncertainty and sheer hard work, following a [...]

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Stellar Pro Field for Ironman Western Australia

By Paul Healy Ironman Western Australia takes place in Busselton Western Australia this Sunday. The country town with its 2 km long jetty and picturesque Geographe Bay once again hosts this spectacular event, back for its 15th year anniversary. Ironman Western Australia always attracts an impressive professional male and female field, and this year is [...]

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2019 XTERRA Worlds Qualifying Series Schedule Released

In 2019 there will be 39 races in 29 countries where amateur racers can earn a qualifying spot to race at the 24th annual XTERRA World Championship on October 27, 2019 in Kapalua, Maui. Click here to download a PDF of the schedule. Amateurs can also earn a qualifying spot into the 2019 or 2020 World Championship [...]

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