World Cup season 2015 Preview

The calendar for the World Cup is fixed for the 2015 season. For the first time since 5 years there will be a Long-distance race. The last was in 2010 in Cologne (Germany). This race will again be in Germany (in Hannover).
The race-season will start in May on the warm Island of Ibizia, where Quadrathlon once started. Thus, this race and some days on the Island with warm weather training could be a great way to start. It will also be the European middle distance Championships...

Review of the Quadrathlon World Cup Season 2014

After 11 Quadrathlons this season with some really exciting races across Europe the season finally drew to a close in Bude Cornwall (GBR).
The best 4 races would count towards the worldcup standings, by the World and European Championships extra points where awarded.
The first race to start the season was held in May on the Island of Ibiza. The European Championships Middle-distance Championships saw Albert Corominas (ESP) show his form and fitness to take the win from...

World Cup final for 2014 in Bude Cornwall

To finish the season we saw the traditional World Cup in Bude Cornwall. With perfect race conditions 17°C water temperature the day was set for a great race. After a two lap swim, Andrew Smith entered the transition area in 1st but followed only 6seconds behind by the 1st lady Helen Dyke. (3 times world champion 2006-2008) who was back on the scene. It looked like she was in form still. She led from start to finish in a perfect race. Her konkurrenz worked hard to keep her in sight but she showed her class in all disciplines. Alison Martin finished 2nd with a great run leg...

Teichert and Immendorf win at Bergsee Ratscher

After the world championships last week. Quadrathlon moved to Thüringen Germany. The organizer put on a great event as always. There was still points to collect for the world cup trophies.
The field was mostly filled up with German competitors and looked like it would be a top race with László Szabó and David Kunderer trying to top the favourite Stefan Teichert...

BerlinMan Sprint World Quadrathlon Championships 2014

Three times had BerlinMan a Quadrathlon presented, 1998, 2000, and 2002 and now the sprint world championships in 2014. With a 750metre Swim, 4km Kayak, 24km Bike and a 5km run. The scene was set with a huge quality field of 130 Athletes. Perfect settings on the Wannsee, closed roads for the bike and a super atmosphere from the spectators. There were many favorites in the men’s field, Albert Corominas (ESP) Leos Rousavy (CZE) Stefan Teichert (GER). By the ladies field Antje Fiebig, Susi Pawel and Lisa Hirschfelder all from Germany...

Polskaman: Rousavy storms away, Teichert punctures, Hirschfelder wins

The PolskaMan Quadrathlon in Wolzstyn Poland over the middle distance of 1.5km Swim, 40km Bike, 8km kayak and 10km Run was set up to e a top race. The weather was not really what we hope for in summer but the field was hot. The two favourite Leos Rousavy and Stefan Teichert set to do battle. Teichert lead the swim and completed a fast change in the transition zone to lead by 1.5minutes. 3rd place was women’s leader Lisa Hirschfelder with a commanding lead...

Fast and tight race make the Šamorín Quadrathon a hit

After a six week break, the World cup Quadrathlon began its second leg for the 2014 season. The Šamorín Quadrathon which takes place from the Slovakian captail Bratislava. It was again a perfect weather day, almost too hot for a race. By the 750m swim there was a wetsuit ban as the water in the side arm of the Danube was warm. The fastest swimmer of the day was Miroslav Ozorák (SVK) who had a super lead of 45sec, with last year’s winner Miroslav Podborsky (CZE) in 2nd followed by Filip Petrla (SVK) and Leoš Roušavý...

No one can match Podborský

The Quadrathlon world cup circus returned to Tyn, Czech Republic for the European Championships in the sprint distance. 1km Swim, 5km Kayak, 25km Bike and 5km run. The winner was mister Quadrathlon himself. The fast and nimble 48 year old Czech Miroslav Podborský.
In the swim we saw four strong swimmers taking the lead. The German Stefan Teichert, Podborsky, Vaclav sobotka and the German David Kunderer...

Cross Quadrathlon Premiere in Poland

At Poland’s Lake of Wolsztyn started the first Cross quadrathlon as part in the WQF World Cup with the Mountain Bike instead of the road/time trail bike. So to be called PolskaMan X. The Favourite was the Czech Leos Rousavy-leading the world cup standings and a man that loves racing the Mountain Bike.
After the swim leg the German Oliver Büttel lead Rousavy out of the water...

Roušavý braves the heat at Lake Balaton

At the Balaton lake in Hungary, the third station of the Quadrathlon World Cup took place last weekend. Once again this season, the two main competitors for the overall Cup-victory Leoš Roušavý and Stefan Teichert came together. The longest and hardest race of the World Cup calendar was to be completed.
The swim went over 1800m in three laps interrupted by a shore leave. In the kayak 10k in two laps on Central Europe's largest lake needed to be accomplished....

King is the King in World Championships

By what some would call typical British weather-Brigg North Lincolnshire put on a wonderful World championships (middle distance). Quality field of Top athletes and hardened masters.
After a false start - where the whole field was brought back, saw the nervous field start and a group of three form with Favorites Steve King, Tom Stead and German Stefan Teichert who strung the field out with a one minute lead at the end of this river swim...

Corominas and Hirschfelder capture European titles in Ibizia

To start the new Quadrathlon worldcup season in Ibizia-saw also the highlight of the European Middle distance championships. On the Island that started Quadrathlon in perfect weather saw Lisa Hirschfelder and Albert Corominas take these titles in commanding style.
The race started in a beautiful inlet on the island Cala Bassa. The wind was swift but easier than it had been by training. ...

New Quadrathlon races in Austria and Spain

Great news for the coming race-season: in Austria and Spain new races will be organised. For the very first time a Quadrathlon will take place in Austria. In the surroundings of the Millstaetter Lake (next to Italy / Slovenia) a sprint distance will be held on the 14th of june. The race is integrated in the existing triathlon and was brought into being by the German Quadrathlete Joachim Schulz living in Austria.
A really big event is planned in the north of Spain in Santoña...

Strong demand for the middle distance World-Championchips

More than 100 participants have already registered for the Quadrathlon World Championships in Brigg (England) over the middle distance until now. Due to the racing course the contingent is limited. That is why the organizers of the Brigg-Bomber will probably close the application in the next few weeks. Everybody desiring to race in Brigg should therefore get his entry in as soon as possible...