World Championships in Sedlcany, Czech

Once again, the indomitable Miroslav Podborský, is World Quadrathlon Champion. This was the 46 year old Czech's 13th middle distance victory in Sedlcany.
The race did start differently however. Into transition after the 1.5km swim, German Stefan Teichert had built a lead of 1 minute 25 seconds. GB team athlete and another contender for a podium finish, Mat Stephenson, led the chase group with Podborský. In the 8km kayak section, the pace of Podborský...