Nicola wins Challenge Mogàn and enters new partnership
Nicola Spirig won the half Iroman at the Challenge Mogàn in Gran Canaria this past weekend, putting nearly six minutes of distance between herself and runner-up Sarisse de Vries from the Netherlands.
"I am very happy with my performance. Coming straight out of a training block, I feel like I am definitely getting fitter," explained Nicola.
The 2012 Olympic champion will remain in Gran Canaria for the next three weeks for more training, before competing in the first World Cup race (individual and mixed team) over the Olympic distance in Lisbon on May 20.
New partnership with deboer
The Challenge Mogàn marked the first time Nicola wore a Floh 1.0 wetsuit from deboer. deboer and Nicola have recently entered into a new partnership that will eventually center around the Sub8 project. "I am very excited about this collaboration. Together we will try to develop a great suit for Sub8", confirmed Nicola.