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Funchal scores a hit with the athletes - looking forwards to 2018 now!

01/10/2017 Last weekend saw most of Europe’s best athletes racing. They were joined by athletes from all over the world and in three quite different locations they swam, biked...

Junior European Cup sees gold go to France and Spain

03/04/2017 The Juniors had the chance to watch the Elite race in quite tough conditions on the Saturday. They saw the seas and for some, no doubt, there must have been mild panic...

Watch Quarteira live

31/03/2017 Many thanks to the Portuguese Triathlon Federation - if you cannot be there this weekend, then sit back, click the link and enjoy the broadcast. Watch Quarteira live...

Elite race on Saturday, Juniors on Sunday in sunny Algarve

30/03/2017 Traditionally our athletes have started their summer racing series in Portugal but with the addition of the Gran Canaria, Las Palmas event, that kicked off the season last...

Descansa em paz David

23/08/2016 David Vaz (1978-2016) The Triathlon Federation of Portugal is in mourning. David Vaz has passed away. Friend, former employee of the Federação de Triatlo de Portugal...

Beaugrand dominates the run to take gold for the Junior Women

28/05/2016 The rain poured down last night and everyone was aware that the roads and pathways would be slippery for the early races. It was Junior Women first and then the Elite...

2016 Lisbon ETU Triathlon European Championships - deadline is 22nd April - Next Friday !

14/04/2016 Have you registered? You have been training all winter. You have done the qualification events and really are hoping to race for your National Federation but perhaps you...

Press Conference starts the weekend.

01/04/2016 Today the inhabitants of Quarteira were able to see the Elite and Junior athletes out and about on the organised swim and bike familiarisations (click the links to see...

Summer - sea, sand, Portugal - it must be Quarteira.

29/03/2016 Quarteira really does herald the arrival of summertime for us in the northern parts of Europe. Of course, it has been warm down on the beautiful Algarve for a few weeks now...

Are you racing in Lisbon ? Does your National Federation know ?

08/02/2016 This year, our “Big One” will be in Lisbon. We had record numbers of athletes in Geneva and a truly magnificent experience for all. With the stunning setting of...

In the depth of winter, let’s think …. Summer !

13/01/2016 As the cold begins to bite for most of us in Europe, we can dream and think of sunnier days, warmer days, ETU Triathlon European Championships days and especially, days in...

Lisboa2Baku

16/04/2015 Connect Lisbon to Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, by bicycle, a journey of more than 6600 km. This is the goal of Jorge Cristóvão, a 53 years old athlete, who will begin...

Dijkstra and Tertsch - amazing pace !

25/03/2015 For the Elite we saw some considerable strength from the French National Team. With the juniors racing in similar conditions it was once again a strong French Team that...

Quarteira medals shared by three nations

24/03/2015 This weekend was a big one for six rugby-playing nations in Europe and in the final match it was England going head to head with France. For many this match was a fitting...

Portugal. The Algarve. The place to be this weekend.

19/03/2015 The first ETU medals have been won after a great battle in awful weather in Spain but now the season is about to start for those seeking to improve their ranking from last...

UPDATE: A sad loss to the triathlon community

08/10/2014 Sad news is never easy to pass on. Sad news always hurts. ETU was informed today by the Federacao de Triatlo de Portugal of the sudden passing of their CEO, Nuno...

Sergio Silva romps to European Sprint Distance Championship title

13/04/2014 Sergio Silva (POR) displayed all the skills required in a Sprint Distance Duathlon as he powered home at the ETU Powerman European Sprint Distance Duathlon Championship...

Agnieszka Jerzyk and Aurelien Raphael open 2014 with win in Quarteira

13/04/2014 Agnieszka Jerzyk (POL) and Aurelien Raphael (FRA) got the 2014 European Triathlon season off to the best possible start with victory in the opening race at Quarteira,...

Quarteira hosts opening European Cup race

08/04/2014 It’s been 230 days since the dust settled on the final European Cup race of 2013 and now the waiting is finally over as European athletes descend on Portugal for the...

Kuriackova (SVK) and Montoya (FRA) open junior season with victory

07/04/2013 Ivana Kuriackova and Raphael Montoya made the perfect start to their European season after an exciting and dramatic day of racing in Quarteira. In a tense junior...

Press Conference

19/04/2006