Challenge Sardinia 2018

Challenge Sardinia 2018 is fast approaching. 


Article first appeared on on September 20, 2018
by John Levison .

Challenge Forte Village Sardinia 2018
27-28 October 2018 – Forte Village Resort, Sardinia, Italy

As we hit mid-September, thoughts may be turning towards the off-season and taking your foot off the gas for a while. However, if you are still feeling strong, started your season late or would like to combine a late-season holiday with a race in a stunning location, then there are still options out there.
Now in its sixth year, Challenge Forte Village ( will be the final race of the 2018 Challenge Family European season. That will certainly ensure a top quality professional field as one of the last opportunities to secure points in the Challenge Family World Ranking and earn a share of the $165,000 bonus pool.
The event has always attracted British athletes, with Susie Cheetham winning in 2015 and Laura Siddall second in 2017. Laura will be racing again this year – and has this message to British athletes out there considering joining her.

The venue for the event if the 5* Forte Village Resort and the event is renowned for its great organisation and attention to detail. Competitors who choose to stay at the resort will benefit from a discount on their race registration, while staying at the venue also means having transition only seconds away from their rooms. Importantly, your carbo-loading will be aided by breakfast served being served from 4.30am on race day!
To get more of a feel for the event, check out these great images from the 2017 edition, courtesy of José Luis Hourcade.

Chia Stunning coastal views on the bike course photo by John Levison .
A big field of Age-Group athletes photo by John Levison .
Italy’s Giulio Molinari, winner of IRONMAN 70.3 Staffordshire 2017 photo by John Levison


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Nearby of a great interest: 



Cala Cipolla II
Cala Cipolla beach – Chia

Article first appeared on on September 20, 2018
by John Levison .


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