Month: July 2019

Yves Origer’s 1st race for X3M

Today, our newest member Yves Origer, participated at the ‘Saarschleifen TrailRun’ in Orscholz for the first time under X3M licence. Yves finished the middle distance run over 17km and +556Hm in 2h05:43 on 28th rank overall. RESULTS – Saarschleifentrailrun 2019

Sonny Eschette raced Triathlon Alpe d’Huez

Sonny Eschette raced one of the hardest Triathlon events in french race calendar – the famous long distance Triathlon Alpe d’Huez with 3 mountain passes on the programme – the Alpe du Grand Serre (1375 m) and the Col d’Ornon (1371 m) – as well as the climb of the 21 switching bends of the […]

Claude Lucas 18th at Ironman Switzerland

Tremendous performance at the last IRONMAN Switzerland in Zurich – national LD triathlon champion Claude Lucas reached 18th rank overall and 3rd rank in AG M30 on his first long distance triathlon ever in 9h09:35 – WHAT A PERFORMANCE!!! After a very good swim in 54:25min (less than 4min behind winner Jan van Berkel), Claude […]

Spring Water Triathlon Rosport

Good participation (18 athletes) and results from our athletes at the Springwater Triathlon in Rosport on sunday. Elite race 1.5-45-8km (113 finisher) Danièle Flammang took 3rd rank overall on this non-drafting triathlon over 1.8-45-8km. After 2h32:17 Danièle crossed the finishline on 41st rank overall. Good job! On the men’s side, best result of the day […]

5km FINA open water in Bled/Slovenia

Andrea Caddeo participated in the Bled Swimming Challenge, a 5km FINA open water competition (no wetsuit) in Slovenia. It was his A race and he was happy about the result, although the final place is in the middle of the pack, time is ok for his current training. (76/151 in 1:25:50). Here is the link […]

2019 Tiszaujvaros ITU Triathlon World Cup

Coupe du Monde, Tiszaujvaros, Hongrie – Final Bob Haller finit 23ème en final ! Les élite hommes ont pu finalement faire leur course sans pluie et orage. Les 30 athlètes prennent le départ à 16:15h avec 3 tours de 250 m de natation dans le petit lac.  Tiszaujvaros est connu pour être une course avec natation […]

Open Water Challenge Lultzhausen

Several X3M athletes took the chance to check their open water swim abilities in Lultzhausen during the national OW swim championships. On the 3000m distance (33 finisher), Andrea Caddeo took 50:11min to finish on good 11th rank overall. Ben Smallbone (13th with 50:19min) and Noémie Ries (14th overall, 4th female in 50:20min) followed closely. Gullu […]

Christian Weyland smashed Challenge Roth!!!

Excellent performance by Christian Weyland at the traditional long distance triathlon CHALLENGE ROTH. With an exceptional bike performance of 4h32:27 over the 180km, Christian finished the IM-distance race in 9h11:00 on 89th rank overall out of more than 3500 participants. race info split time place Swim 01:05:26 552 Trans 1 00:02:01 64 Bike 04:32:27 25 […]

2nd day at Triathlon Echternach

This afternoon at 13h00, the relay triathlon and the national championships in sprint distance triathlon were held in Echternach. In the relay triathlon, Ben Smallbone (together with Gwen Nothum and Poli Stoffel) took 2nd rank overall in 1h04:50, leading winning ladies’ only team by 16sec. (with Noémie Ries) In the national championships over the short […]

2019 Jiayuguan ASTC Triathlon Asian Cup

12th place and some more valuable World Ranking points in Jiayuguan/🇨🇳. Not really the place I came for but nevertheless still happy about the performance. After a great swim and coming out of T1 in second place, we just visited the beautiful city of Jiayuguan during our 40k bike ride. Starting the 10k run in […]

Triathlon Echternach OD & Kids races

Sam Peters and Danièle Flammang raced the 35th edition of the traditional Triathlon Echternach OD distance. Sam finished 14th overall and 3rd in M30, Danièle won the W50 female category in 2h58:52. The bike course has been extended to 45km which explains the slower end times of all the athletes today. (107 finisher) In the […]