Category: RACEREPORTS

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 – Claude Lucas = CHAMPION

Very good performance and results from the IM70.3 in Remich on sunday – Claude Lucas won his 1st national triathlon title on the LD championships by setting a personal best time of 4h13:40 After a good swim, a strong bike split and a steady run in 1h24, he finished 20th overall out of ~2500 athletes […]

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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2-Kommpower Sprint Triathlon Lebach [GER]

Manon Kirsch, Carlo Feltes and Guy Theissen raced the sprint triathlon in Lebach [GER] on Sunday, covering the sprint distance over 300m-20km-5 km. The swim part was held in the indoor pool with 12 lanes of 25m. The bike course over 20km was quite hilly while the running part took place in the heart of […]

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 […]

Pit Glodt = Powerman

Pit Glodt raced the 10th POWERMAN Germany in Alsdorf over the classic distance of 10-60-10km. With a steady pace, Pit managed to finish in 3h14:52 on 151st rank overall out of 260 participants. His splits : RUN1 : 44:32min BIKE : 1h42:44 RUN2 : 43:23min END TIME : 3h14:52

42. Tour de Dudelange 10km

Carlo Feltes was the only runner at the 42nd Tour de Dudelange 10km race on sunday. The track has been changed to 50% road surface and 50% through the woods around Dudelange. Carlo finished on 29th rank overall out of 149 runners, with an end time of 42:18min. (2nd in M50) RESULTS – 42. Tour de […]