Challenge Series News

  • New race for Denmark announced – Challenge Fredericia

    3rd November 2015

    Challenge Family has announced its new Challenge Frederica race, scheduled to take place on 6 August, 2016. Fredericia is a perfect place for a Challenge race”, explains Race Director at Challenge Denmark, Claus Vesterby. The event will be a half-distance race, with…

  • Half distance race added to Challenge Galway weekend

    27th October 2015

    Challenge Family the addition of a half distance race to its Challenge Galway event on 26 June. This is a result of demand from the triathlon public. The race route will be similar to the long distance race announced earlier this year, with…

  • Challenge Bahrain cancelled

    22nd October 2015

    Challenge Bahrain today announced the race will no longer go ahead on the ‪20 November due to issues regarding the road traffic safety permit for the race.  Challenge Bahrain’s General Manager, Mikel Calahorra, said: “We would like to thank everyone for their continued…

  • New course for European Championships at Challenge Poznan 2016

    28th September 2015

    Plans for 2016 are already being made after the record breaking Enea Challenge Poznan 2015 in Poland which saw over 3,500 athletes and almost 20,000 spectators. Included in the ETU European Long Distance Championship half-distance, relays, junior and short course races, along with an…

  • Mario Mola to make middle distance debut at Challenge Mallorca

    24th September 2015

    ITU World Triathlon Series runner-up, Mario Mola, will make his long distance debut at Challenge Paguera-Mallorca on 17 October. After winning in last weekend’s grand final in Chicago, the Majorcan triathlete will appear on his home turf as he takes…

  • ChallengeFamily receive Triathlon Industry Leader of the Year award

    18th September 2015

    ChallengeFamily were acknowledged at the TBI Awards at Interbike last night after receiving the Triathlon Industry Leader of the Year. ChallengeFamily grew from the world’s largest long distance triathlon, the ChallengeRoth, owned by the Walchshöfer family, ten years ago and now features 47 events in…

  • Challenge Weymouth – One Month To Go

    14th August 2014

    Challenge Weymouth and the Weymouth Half triathlons are a month away – here’s what to look forward to on 14 September The inaugural Challenge Weymouth and Weymouth Half triathlons take place in one month and whether you’re looking for a…

  • Craig Twigg Challenge Weymouth Twitter Takeover

    13th August 2014

    Pro Craig Twigg to takeover Challenge Weymouth twitter account tonight Craig Twigg will be taking over Challenge Weymouth’s twitter account between 8-8:45pm tonight The team at Challenge Weymouth is excited to announce that they will be offering a ‘Twitter Takeover’…

  • Challenge Weymouth To Host 2015 ETU Long Distance Champs

    7th August 2014

    Challenge Weymouth to host ETU European Long Distance Triathlon Championships in 2015 Challenge Family, European Triathlon Union (ETU) and British Triathlon are delighted to announce that Challenge Weymouth UK will host the 2015 ETU European Long Distance Triathlon Championships on…