Category: RACEREPORTS

Half-Marathon & 10km Trier

Jean-Claude Schmitz and Emanuele Criscione had the great idea 😉 to run the half-marathon in Trier – not easy when the temperatures are above 30 degrees… Jean-Claude finished 55th (out of 614 finisher) in a good time of 1h33:03. Emanuele ran 1h38:39 and took 95th rank overall. RESULTS – 36. Int. Trierer Stadtlauf 2019 – […]

1/4 Triatlon door Brugge

On Saturday June 29th, Guy Theissen  raced the very beautiful “1/4 Triatlon door Brugge”, covering the distance of 1-45-10 km. The race took place at the very heart of the medieval city of Bruges. Soaring temperatures, with highs reaching up to 32 degrees, made it a very difficult day out for all of the 1000+ […]

Georges Reding finished IM70.3 Elsinore

Georges Reding raced the KMD IRONMAN 70.3 European Championships in Elsinore/Denmark on sunday. After a decent swim part in 36:13min, Georges rode a strong bike split in 2h24:58 and finished with a good run in 1h42:20 to rank himself 533rd overall out of 2237 athletes. His final race time : 4h52:35  (79th out of 267 […]

IM70.3 Remich – 2 wins @IRONKIDS

Harry and Ben Smallbone won their resp. agegroups at the IRONKIDS races on saturday. Once again, Harry Smallbone won the KIDS-A category (2008/2009) with a lead of 12sec. His final time : 4:47min (38 finisher) For her 1st race ever, Julie Catherine Michels finished 18th in female KIDS-A race finishing in 6:27min – CONGRATULATIONS! The […]

Woogsprint Triathlon Darmstadt 2019

Our youth athletes raced the Woogsprint Triathlon Darmstadt together with their mates from the luxembourgish triathlon squad. In the category 2008/2009, Harry Smallbone managed to finish 2nd overall out of 38 athletes, covering the 200m/5000m/1000m in good 21:34min. He missed the win by only 3sec!!! Ben Smallbone finished on excelllent 4th rank overall in YouthB […]

10. Langstreckenschwimmen Losheim

Several X3M’ers took part in the open water swim event in Losheim [GER], covering mainly the 2500m distance. Best result goes to 2004-born Noémie Ries who won the overall female categorie in 40:32min. (16 female swimmers) In the male event, Andrea Caddeo took 4th rank overall in 39:54min, followed by Jean-Claude Schmitz on 7th rank […]

Olivier Godart wins AG in Samorin [SVK]

Olivier Godart scored another great result this season. At The Challenge Championship in Santorin/Slovakia, he won his age group (M40-44) in the Middle Distance race, and he finished 3rd Age Grouper overall. This means he repeated his 2018 result! Congratulations!! Very well done! Get all results at https:/thechampionship.de

ING (Half)-Marathon Luxembourg

Once again, stiflingly hot conditions to run a marathon resp. half-marathon on saturday evening. 25deg+ at the race start at 19h00 – not so easy for the 10000 runners. Gavin Hodgson raced the marathon distance and literally blew up due to the heat – he finished on 150th rank overall in 03:41:21 In the half-marathon, […]

Sprint Triathlon Grevenmacher – 2 wins

Oliver Gorges and Harry Smallbone won Kids A race resp. the main elite race at the sprint triathlon in Grevenmacher today. In the Kids A race (100m-3km-600m), Harry dominated the race once again and took the victory in 11:01min, leading 2nd boy by 19sec. RESULTS – Triathlon Grevenmacher 2019 – KIDS A Ben Smallbone, his […]

113km : Heilbronn [GER] and Barcelona [ESP]

Tom Peiffer and Susanne Gutjahr raced the IM70.3 Barcelona on sunday morning.Susanne finished 17th in her agegroup with a final time of 6h08:00. Her splits : 41:53 (1.9km swim) – 3h22:34 (90km bike) – 1h54:27 (21.1km run) Tom finished in 6h15:45 on 1406th rank overall out of 2376 athletes. His splits : 41:16 (1.9km swim) […]

Berdorferlaf 10km

Several young and ‘not-so-young’ members of our team raced the hilly 10km in Berdorf on saturday. In the kids’ race, 2 year old Maddalena Laruccia raced her first 400m race under X3M colours – a new future triathlete is born… 😉 Sebastian Hodgson (born 2010) ran the non-timed 800m. In the kids’s categorie born in […]

ITU Triathlon World Cup Cagliari [ITA]

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Triathlon Autun – CdF 1/2 finales [FRA]

1/2 finale championnat de France à Autun: bonne prestation de l’ensemble des jeunes du cadre national qui courraient sous les couleurs de leur club français CCCE: – Benjamines: Gwen Nothum 4ème – Benjamins: Finn Schiltz 5ème – Minimes F: Mara Krombach 7ème, Noemie Ries 13ème, Lou Van Den Bossche 15ème, Kristina Barret Hayes 23ème ( […]

IM70.3 Aix-en-Provence

5 athletes from X3M raced the IM70.3 in Aix-en-Provence/France this sunday, the weather conditions were not easy with strong headwinds. Best result goes to Claude Lucas, who finished on 34th rank overall and 2nd in M30 in 4h18:36. (1933 finisher) Swim 1.9km Trans.1 Bike (90km) Trans.2 Run (21.1km) 0:28:23 0:04:25 2:20:21 (38.4km/h) 0:02:41 1:22:48 (3:56/km) […]

Triathlon Worldcup Chengdu/China

C’est dans un climat lourd et humide que les trente athlètes de la finale A ce sont présentés au départ de la Finale A à 10 :15 heures. Bob Haller a perdu beaucoup d’énergie durant le premier des deux tours en natation ! Tous se battaient pour arriver à la première bouée à 150 m. […]

Victory for Dany Flammang @IM70.3 Marbella

Very good results from this early IM70.3 in Marbella/Spain – Danièle Flammang took the agegroup victory in F50 with an end time of 5h34:41 (64th overall female). Dany qualified for the IM70.3 world championships in Nice/France in September. CONGRATULATIONS from the whole team! Christian Weyland finished on good 7th rank in AG M40 (81st overall) with […]

Metro (1/2)-Marathon Düsseldorf

On Sunday Apr 28th, Guy Theissen ran the 1st edition of the Metro halfmarathon in Düsseldorf. On a flat course, Guy crossed the finish line ranked 201st overall in 1h35:18. Results : https://results.sporthive.com/events/6516983177988922112/races/452223/bib/7131 Elisabeth Gaudron ran the full marathon distance on sunday and finished in good 4h28:41 on 354th female rank overall. Pascal Duhautpas, who initially […]

Mitja Marató Pollença

On Saturday Apr 13th Guy Theissen raced the 1/2 Marathon of Pollença on the island of Mallorca. The course is known to be rather flat for the first 10 K and a long uphill section with front winds for the last 9 K, this year under warm temperatures of around 25°C. Guy crossed the finish […]

41. Ousterlaf Grevenmacher

Several athletes ran the 41st Ousterlaf in Grevenmacher in perfect weather conditions, maybe a bit too hot with 24 degrees and clear sky. In the 5km race, 14y old Ben Smallbone showed a very good performance by finishing 11th (out of 75) in 20:28min. Guy Bertemes finished 14th (21:11min0, followed by Alex and Leo Weishaar […]