Month: August 2015

Bob Haller lux. champion in Weiswampach

The luxembourgish national triathlon championships were held in Weiswampach during the traditional 20. Triathlon International Weiswampach this sunday. Unfortunately, the weather was very poor with heavy rain and quite cool water temperatures below 20°C. Bob Haller left the lake in 4th position (no wetsuit swim), a couple of seconds behind Stefan Zachäus and Neil Peters. […]

KMD IRONMAN Copenhagen 2015

Samuel Nilles and Claude Wurth raced one of the last european Ironman of 2015 in nothern Europe. The fast and mostly flat course in Copenhagen hosted more than 2300 athletes this year, right in the middle Sam and Claude. Sam showed a very good performance with a marathon in 3h37, allowing him to reach a […]

Triathlon Prague – Godart finished 8th overall

Excellent results from Olivier Godart who raced the 70.3-middle distance triathlon in Prague [CZE] this sunday. He finished on a strong 8th position overall out of 247 finishers! After having left the water in 29:24min on 12th rank overall, Olivier showed a very strong bike performance resulting in a 2nd place overall in T2. Unfortunately, […]

City-Triathlon Merzig

A lot of luxembourgish athletes raced the City Triathlon Merzig, counting for the regional championships ‘Grande-Région’. Over the sprint-distance, the best result goes to Mariette Brosius, who won her age group F1 and ranked 21st overall in 1h25´45. Charlotte de Groote followed on 31st rank overall in 1h30’10”. In the male category, Carlo Feltes placed […]

4 members at La Gileppe Trophy Orbea

4 members raced the olympic distance triathlon [1.5-47-10km] in the framework of the 3-days event called ‘La Gileppe Trophy Orbea’ in southern Belgium. Strongest performance of the day goes to Chris Doyle, who won the age group category M50 and took the overall rank 56 with an end time of 2:32:17. Especially his running time […]

IM70.3 Wiesbaden

Once again very good performance shown by Danièle Flammang at the european championships at the IM70.3 Wiesbaden [Germany]. Danièle managed to take 2nd rank in Age group F45-49, only 44sec behind the german winner Bregulla-Linke. After a steady swim in 32:54, Danièle lost the lead to Bregulla-Linke on this hilly and demanding bike course. Once […]

Chris Rola finished IM70.3 Philippines

Hard day for Chris Rola at the Ironman 70.3 Philippines this sunday in Mactan, Cebu – weather conditions were very hot and humid. Nevertheless, Chris managed to keep a steady pace to finish this beautiful race, always cheered by his lovely wife Maria Peiretti! Congratulations Mr. Vice-President! Result details : Swim: 46:08 Bike 2:56:30 Run […]

12. Ardenner-Trail

Carlo Feltes and Marc Matgen ran the half-marathon trail in Koetschette (ouest of Luxembourg). On this hilly trail (altitude difference 540m), Marc reached rank 103 in 2h12:44, closely followed by Carlo Feltes on rank 104 in 2h13:12. Pierre Rossler and Guy Theissen raced the 10K Trail sprint (+/- 260 M+) on saturday morning in Koetschette. […]