official presentation of POWERMAN Greece, took place at the “Triathlon Celebration” event.
On Friday 22nd of February 2019, the
gathering for the “Triathlon Celebration” took place at Athens Olympic Stadium.
The gathering was hosted by Hellenic Triathlon Federation “H.T.F.”. Lots of athletes,
as well as H.T.F.s stuff, sponsors, institutional
representatives and simple friends of our sport, were present and created a
warm celebrating and friendly atmosphere.
The big international event POWERMAN Greece that will
take place at Loutraki on the 24th of March 2019 was presented
during the gathering for the “Triathlon Celebration”, an event that will be the
opening for the 2019 season. The biggest multisport long distant event
run-bike-run, POWERMAN, comes to Greece for the first time and will host
athletes from approximately 30 countries all over the world.
During the event the Elite athletes that had already confirmed their registration were announced standing out among them was the World Champion of Duathlon Gael Le Bellec. Going on among the women the participations of Melanie Maurer (SUI) , Miriam Van Reijen (NED) , Deniz Dimaki (GRE) are standing out and for men Gael Le Bellec (FRA) , Seppe Odeyn (BEL) , Matt Smith (AUS) , Denis Šketako (SLO) , Kasper Laumann Hartlev (DEN) , Michele Paone (LIE) , Tribaut Le Cras (FRA) , Diego Van Loy (BEL) , Grigoris Skoularikis (GRE) , Grigoris Souvatzoglou (GRE)
Next chapter for the presentations was The City of Loutraki, this magical place that will
host the event while we saw some details of the event were also discussed such as the distances of each event, leaving all the
If you want to live this unique experience of
POWERMAN Greece, you can still register at the official webpage of the event.
Petra Eggenschwiler and Diego Van Looy are
the winners of the Powerman Mallorca 2019
Swiss Petra Eggenschwiler and Belgium Diego
Van Looy are the winners of the 4th edition of the Ferrer Hotels Powerman
Mallorca Powered by Felt. The race had perfect weather conditions and over 400
duathletes have enjoyed the competitions on the Classic distance (10km running,
60km cycling– no drafting allowed and 10km running) and on the Sprint distance
(5km running, 30km cycling and 5km running). It’s been one of the earliest duathlon events of the European
season. German brothers Bianca and Rico Bogen get the victory of the Sprint
Ferrer Hotels Powerman Mallorca Powered by Felt has
been an exciting competiton for 400 duathletes in a perfect sunny day in Can
Picafort, Mallorca. Reigning Long Distance Duathlon World Champ Petra
Eggenschwiler and Diego Van Looy grabbed convincing victories at the fourth
edition of one of the earliest duathlon races in Europe. Swiss Petra
Eggenschwiler lead the race and got a solid victory showing an impressive
performance. First runner up was the Spanish Yéssica Pérez with a 4 minutes gap. Austrian Sigrid Herndler was finally
“It’s been amazing, the sun, the course… I
felt really strong today and I’m happy to get in Mallorca the first victory of
the year!” said Eggenschwiler.
In the male category, Belgium triathlete Daniel Van
Looy starred a great performance to get a solid victory (2h39:41) overtaking a
few rivals after the first leg. He lead the race till the second transition,
and started the last run segment just 5” ahead of three times Duathlon World
Champ Gael Le Bellec, who finished second. Third duathlete at the finish line
was Michele Paonne, from Liechtenstein.
tried to follow the best runner in the first leg, then I pushed on the bike and
I felt confidence I could win the race in the last 10km. Running here is so
special, with nice views, the sea, also the incredible weather in February. I’m
so happy!”, said Van Looy.
Young German brothers, Bianca and Rico Bogen got the Sprint distance victories
in female and male category.
second period of Registrations for POWERMAN Greece, ends in 15th of
The preparations for the most important long distance
multisport event run-bike-run, POWERMAN (titled «POWERMAN Greece 2019»), that will come in Loutraki on the 24th
of March, are ongoing non-stop. The organization committee is taking care of
every detail aiming for an unforgettable experience for all the participants.
You still haven’t completed your
registration? Hurry! The second period of registrations with special prices
is ending on Friday 15th of
There are a lot of choices, for elite categories, age
groups, team relays with two distances for the adults, and POWER kids for our
smaller athletes. Even the most demanding multisport fan will be satisfied. The
athlete will also enjoy rich benefits, even having the option to rent a bike
for the days of the event.
Don’t lose any more time, secure your starting place
Register now at the official webpage of the