Entries by Challenge Turku

Sebastien Kienle and Sarah Lewis are the winners of Challenge Turku

Sebastien Kienle (GER) won Challenge Turku, Finland. With a super fast finish time of 3:38:09 he sharpened the course record of Kovacic with almost 10 minutes. Pablo Dapena (ESP) took the silver medal home in 3:42:20 and Danish Daniel Bækkegård surprised with a bronze 3:44:41. Sarah Lewis (GBR), who didn’t race for months wasn’t too […]

A WORLD CLASS ROSTER OF PRO ATHLETES AT CHALLENGE TURKU

CHALLENGETURKU is ready to welcome an amazingly strong field of athletes. The race takes place on 12th August and has over 30 pros, both men and women, at the starting line. ,,We are thrilled to see such a world class roster of pro athletes, but just as thrilled about all those competitive age groupers showing […]

CHALLENGE TURKU INTRODUCES NEW RACE FORMATS

CHALLENGE4ALL Challenge for All (Challenge4All) is a great introduction to triathlon. It is also an absolutely great race to push your limits and enjoy the speed! The short course (300 m swim, 10km bike and 2.5 km run) makes it suitable for all of you dreaming of doing your first triathlon. Challenge4All race will take […]

CHALLENGE TURKU 2018

After delivering a successful race weekend of 2017 the Challenge Turku team is already moving full speed towards 2018 edition!  The race weekend saw outstanding performances in all categories from Junior Challenge to the Half Distance Race. The winners of the Half Distance were:   WPRO Kaisa Sali (FIN) 4:10:33 Yvonne Van Vlerken (NED) 4:13:53 […]

PRO FIELD CHALLENGE TURKU 2017

We are proud to announce a truly representative PRO FIELD at CHALLENGE TURKU middle distance! Kaisa Sali (Lehtonen) (FIN) will return to Turku after two year break. Yvonne Van Vlerken (NED) will also start in Turku, she is the reigning CHALLENGE TURKU women pro champion from the last year. Kaisa will race her only domestic […]