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.…

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…

Challenge Turku is geared up for 2017 edition!

After a successful delivery of CHALLENGETURKU 2016 the team is ready to launch registration for 2017. Event Director Heikki Jaatinen comments the race:  “The basic set up of the race will follow 2016 parameters spiced up with many improvements.…

Inaugural Challenge Turku gathers praise

Inaugural Challenge Turku gathered overwhelmingly positive feedback from the athletes. Yvonne Van Vlerken was the first female pro to cross the finish line at 4:14:07. Jaroslav Kovacic from  Slovenia was the best male pro, his time in the fast…

Challenge family announces new championship event

CHALLENGE FAMILY ANNOUNCES NEW CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT April 20, 2016 (Samorin, Slovakia) – CHALLENGEFAMILY and x-bionic® sphere has today announced a new global half distance championship triathlon event for professional and age group triathletes. Known…

Challenge Family head to Finland!

Finland will join the international triathlon family in August 2016 when the inaugural CHALLENGETURKU will take place in the historic city of Turku, the old capital of Finland. CHALLENGETURKU will be a whole weekend experience filled with triathlon:…