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 race in Finland at CHALLENGE TURKU. We will see total of 11 pro women on the start line.

Joe Skipper (GBR) will be challenged by 15 other men on the fast race courses. Mitch Robbins (AUS), Dylan Mcniece (NZL) and Balazs Csoke (HUN) together with the other pro athletes make sure that Joe will not have walk in the park on Sunday.  Please see the full PRO FIELD set forth below.

Lukas Krämer GER Men PRO
Ricardo Alcalde Perez ESP Men PRO
Premysl Svarc CZE Men PRO
Balazs Csoke HUN Men PRO
Christian Jais GER Men PRO
Dylan Mcneice NZL Men PRO
Georgii Kaurov RUS Men PRO
Marc Unger GER Men PRO
Matthias Knossalla GER Men PRO
Panu Lieto FIN Men PRO
Jens Frommhold GER Men PRO
Ilkka Utriainen FIN Men PRO
Jesper Svensson SWE Men PRO
Joe Skipper GBR Men PRO
Thomas Strange DEN Men PRO
Mitchell Robins AUS Men PRO
Paulina Kotfica POL Women PRO
Annie Thoren SWE Women PRO
Ulrike Schwalbe GER Women PRO
Olga Kowalska POL Women PRO
Sarah Lester AUS Women PRO
Yvonne Van Vlerken NED Women PRO
Anni Antikainen FIN Women PRO
Parys Edwards GBR Women PRO
Frankie Sanjana GBR Women PRO
Ewa Komander POL Women PRO
Kaisa Sali FIN Women PRO