Michael Raelert is looking forward to a first big challenge

Wed, Mar 20, 19

Michael Raelert is looking forward to a first huge endurance test this Sunday. He faces some strong competitors at the Ironman 70.3 Taiwan. "I'm really looking forward to this challenge," says Michael Raelert, "during the past weeks and months I've done a lot of tough training to bring myself into shape for the new season." He decided with his coach Brett Sutton to put the Taitung event consisting of 1.9 kilometers of swimming, 90 kilometers of cycling and 21.1 kilometers of running onto his training schedule. After taking two victories in Australia, Michael Raelert traveled to Thailand in the beginning...

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Hottest New Gear!

Wed, Mar 13, 19

Triathlete Buyer's Guide 2019 Swiss Side HADRON Classic 485  THE DRAW: PRICE-POINT KILLER "Swiss Side - a brand most well-known for sitting underneath Germany's Patrick Lange during both of his record-setting Kona wins - has created a budget wheel in the Hadron Classic 485 with ride quality that outshines even more expensive wheelsets. These 48.5mm-deep rims may not have a wide rim track (25mm) like most of the other wheels in this category, but the surprisingly well-built DT Swiss hubs ride very smoothly, giving a good middle ground between compliance over bumps and lateral stiffness for punching over hills. These are...

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Patrick Lange will race at Triathlon Kirchbichl

Tue, Mar 12, 19

Swiss Side Pro Athlete Patrick Lange announces a new race on his race calendar for this season. On 1. June he will participate at a local race at Kirchbichl. "It‘s an olympic distance and I can‘t wait to share the racing track with all other participants," says Lage.  Patrick Lange's 2019 race schedule (Subject to change): 07.04.2019 Halbmarathon Berlin12.05.2019 Techcombank IRONMAN 70.3 Vietnam01.06.2019 Triathlon Kirchbichl30.06.2019 Mainova IRONMAN European Championship Frankfurt08.09.2019 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship Nizza12.10.2019 IRONMAN World Championship Hawaii Photo: Isaak Papadopoulos

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Michael Raelert achieves second victory in Australia

Mon, Mar 04, 19

Swiss Side Pro Athlete Michael Raelert took his second win of the season in Australia. He nailed the victory at the seventh event of the Queensland Tri Series in Raby Bay. After racing the distance of 900 meters of swimming, 25 kilometers of cycling and 6 kilometers of running, he crossed the finish line in 1:06:50 hours in front of two experienced Olympic-distance specialists. Second place went to Andrea Salvisberg of Switzerland in 1:07:16 hours in front of Gaspar Riveros from Chile, who finished in 1:08:10 hours. "It was really fun to compete against the ITU guys," Michael Raelert said...

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Daniela Bleymehl to compete at Mainova IRONMAN European Championships in Frankfurt

Thu, Feb 28, 19

Daniela Bleymehl announced her appearance at Mainova IRONMAN European Championships in Frankfurt to her fans and by that completed her race schedule for the first half of 2019. On June 30th she will experience a race on home soil just 30 kilometers from her residence in Darmstadt: "I am super excited to have such a great race close to my home town. In the past two years I was team captain of a relay of my partner Mainova and could enjoy the atmosphere along the race course. At my home race I am looking forward to great support and a fantastic day...

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Patrick Lange's 2019 Race Schedule

Tue, Feb 26, 19

After training camps in Gran Canaria in February and Tenerife at the end of March, Swiss Side Pro Athlete Patrick Lange plans to move his training location to Phuket in Thailand. From there, Patrick Lange will compete at the Ironman 70.3 Vietnam on 12. May. Patrick Lange's 2019 Race Schedule: 07. April 2019 Berlin Half Marathon 12. May 2019 Techcombank IRONMAN 70.3 Vietnam30. June 2019 Mainova IRONMAN European Championship Frankfurt08. September 2019 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship Nizza12. October 2019 IRONMAN World Championship HawaiiPhoto: Isaak Papadopoulos

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