Šamorín: World Championships Sprint distance titles for Peces and Hirschfelder

A Quadrathlon festival was the Theme last weekend in Slovakia. Just a short distance from the captail Bratislava, saw a super organized event with many spectators and a great atmosphere. By warm temperatures started the field at 11am with a non-wet suit swim. The quality of the field was immediately to be seen, with so many athletes coming out of the water in close proximately. The early leader was Ondrej Obst (SVK) in just under 10minutes. Followed by Albert Corominas (ESP), Lisa Hirschfelder (GER) swam with the best men to come out of the water with a commanding lead...

Great World Cup Premiere at Box End Quadrathlon

It was wonderful to see some excellent racing and some top class competition, plus some drama on the MTBike course due to overnight rain on very hard ground, several athletes had some impromptu falls on slippy corners, no injuries but sadly a broken rear mech for top Quadrathlete Mike Mason at the Box End Quadrathlon last weekend. The traditional race in the north of London, had a WQF World Cup status for the first time...

Týn nad Vltavou - Buček and Immendorf at the top

Bei der Traditionsveranstaltung im Tschechischen Týn an der Moldau hießen die Sieger nach 1km Schwimmen, 5km Kajak, 25km Rad und 5km Laufen Michal Buček (SVK) und Gabriele Immendorf (GER). Während der Sieg von Immendorf im Vorfeld fast erwartet wurde, war der Name Buček bis jetzt in der Quadrathlon-Szene eher unbekannt. Doch wer den starken Slowaken näher kennt, wusste, dass mit ihm zu rechnen war ...