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BMC owner Andy Rihs passed away

Andy Rihs passed away peacefully BMC Switzerland owner died Owner of BMC Switzerland and passionate Swiss bike entrepreneur Andy Rihs passed away at the Susenberg hospital, Zürich last night April 18th 2018, in the presence of his family and loved ones. With great sadness we are mourning the death of BMC’s Andy Rihs. The BMC [...]

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Weiss, Wasle win XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship

Bradley Weiss of South Africa and Carina Wasle from Austria captured the 5th annual XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship elite titles on a beautiful day in Danao, Philippines on April 22, 2018. The win is the second of the year for boh Weiss and Wasle, who captured the XTERRA South Africa crowns to open the season, and [...]

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XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship this Sunday in Danao

The “mountain bike capital of the Philippines” will host the first major XTERRA showdown of 2018 as the 5th annual XTERRA Asia-Pacific Championship unfolds at the Coco Palm Beach Resort in the northern Cebu city of Danao on Sunday. This is the second year of racing in Danao, but the first-time it has hosted the [...]

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IRONMAN DREAMS DO COME TRUE

For the past 40 years the IRONMAN athletes across the world have been inspired to prove that ‘Anything is Possible’ and at the centre of those dreams has been the IRONMAN World Championships. Kailua Kona is a powerful place and in 2016 it weaved its magic on non triathlete Matt Ghanivand, who had travelled to [...]

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Challenge Family extends contract with Challenge Almere-Amsterdam

CHALLENGEALMERE-AMSTERDAM, the largest and best know triathlon in The Netherlands, will continue to operate at CHALLENGEFAMILY for the next five years. Recently, both parties find agreement about the extension of their contract. This news comes with satisfaction for race director Richard Belderok. ,,We are very happy that CHALLENGEFAMILY shows this confidence in us, and for such [...]

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DEFENDING CHAMPS RETURN BUT EXPECT A BATTLE

IRONMAN Australia champions David Dellow and Laura Siddall have confirmed they are returning to Port Macquarie on 6 May to defend their titles but they won’t have it all their own way. The men’s field has been boosted with the inclusion of the super strong and lightning fast Luke McKenzie and Belgian superstar Marino Vanhoenacker [...]

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HOKA ONE ONE AND IRONMAN EXTEND PARTNERSHIP ACROSS NORTH AMERICA AND EUROPE

  IRONMAN, a Wanda Sports Holdings company, announced today a multi-year partnership that expands the relationship with running shoe brand HOKA ONE ONE® (a division of Deckers Brands NYSE: DECK). The new partnership makes HOKA the Official Running Shoes of IRONMAN® North America and IRONMAN Europe. The partnership between IRONMAN and HOKA will bring added [...]

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Serrano, Poor win XTERRA Malta

Roger Serrano from Spain and Brigitta Poor from Hungary captured the elite titles at the XTERRA European Tour season-opener in Malta today. It’s the third XTERRA Malta win in a row for Serrano and the fourth straight for Poor. XTERRA European Tour director Nicolas Lebrun was on-site to take in all the action and brings [...]

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Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship

  There are many special things about an IRONMAN event. One of them is the amazing supporters who rally behind the athletes all day along the course. With only a few days to go until the Standard Bank IRONMAN African Championship, you can already feel the excitement around the city – with the city being [...]

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THE BAKER TRIO TEAMS UP FOR IRONMAN 70.3 PORT MACQUARIE

Mild mannered research scientists and communication gurus by day, but at IRONMAN 70.3 Port Macquarie (6 May) when the lab coats get hung up and the triathlon gear goes on, Tracey Ellis, Dr Yow Keat Tham and Associate Professor Julie McMullen are hoping to transform themselves into the swim/ride/run juggernaut called ‘The Baker Trio’. The [...]

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