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Race Report: Challenge Venice / Daniela

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June 07, 2018

Sunday, the 3rd of June was the date Daniela had been waiting for months. Last Summer, after the IM 70.3 Mallorca she started to dream about doing a full distance race the next summer. She asked me if that was physically possible for her and I said that getting through an Ironman is possible for a lot of people. Cut of times are usually 16-17 hrs and that gives you ample time to finish the race. The real question was, did she want to have a chance of ...

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Race Report: Alcudia Aquathlon

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July 01, 2017

During the Finnish Midsummer festivities Daniela participated in an aquathlon here in Mallorca. This was a small local race we spotted a couple of days after the IM 70.3 Mallorca. There were two distances: short with 3k run, 1 k swim and 1.5k run; long with 5k run, 2k swim and 5k run. Daniela immediately wanted to participate and choose the short distance race. I was intrigued and almost signed up for the long one, but decided against it after imaging ...

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Race Report: IM Mallorca 70.3 / Daniela

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May 18, 2017

  Background Daniela's  triathlon journey continues with the next step in distance. The half ironman or as the total distance of the race is (in miles) 70.3. She did her first triathlons last Summer and got hooked with this great sport. Although she has been a very physically active person all through her life, endurance sports do not come that easily for her. As most triathletes, she is an adult onset swimmer, meaning she started to learn ...

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