Laura Philipp wins Ironman Barcelona and sets new German record

Laura Philipp wins her Ironman debut in Barcelona in 8:34:57 and set a new course record. She also broke the German long-distance record that Daniela Sämmler set at Challenge Roth three months ago. With the win Swiss Side pro athlete Laura Philipp already qualified for Kona 2019. Second place at the Ironman Barcelona went to Hanna Maksimava (BLR). Yvonne Van Vlerken (NDL) rounded out the podium. 

Photo: Ingo Kutsche

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  • Yes, our wheels are also 9-speed compatible. Spacer configuration depends on the model so you would need to refer to your local bike shop.

    Swiss Side on

  • Interested in buying Ultimate 800 rim brake wheelset . Would I be able to fit
    Shimano 9 speed cassette with spacer
    and 23mm tyres ?

    Stephen Kelly on

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