Nicola Spirig

  • Switzerland
  • Born: 1982
Biography

Nicola started out with great success with becoming the Junior European and World Champion as well as winner of multiple ITU World Series and Half-Ironman-Races.

Her career has gone from strength to strength with Vice-World Champion and Team World Champion 2010, then becoming a five-times European Champion (2009,2010,2012, 2014 and 2015) as well as winning gold at the Ironman Cozumel 2014 and at the European Games 2015.

Nicola is an Olympic champion, after winning a gold medal at the 2012 London Olympic Games and followed up with a silver medal at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Recent Highlights:

- 13th palce at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- 2nd place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games;
- 5th place at the 2015 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm; and
- Winner at the 2015 Geneva ETU Triathlon European Championships.

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Latest Athlete Results
13
2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam
14 Sep, 2017 - Elite Women - 02:03:23
2
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
18 Aug, 2016 - Elite Women - 01:56:56
DNF
2016 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi
05 Mar, 2016 - Elite Women - DNF
5
2015 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
22 Aug, 2015 - Elite Women - 02:01:55
1
2015 Geneva ETU Triathlon European Championships
09 Jul, 2015 - Elite Women - 02:07:15
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13
2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam
2017-09-14 - Elite Women - 02:03:23
DNF
2016 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi
2016-03-05 - Elite Women - DNF
5
2015 ITU World Triathlon Stockholm
2015-08-22 - Elite Women - 02:01:55
3
2015 ITU World Triathlon Cape Town
2015-04-25 - Elite Women - 01:49:56
1
2012 ITU World Triathlon Kitzbuehel
2012-06-23 - Elite Women - 02:05:37
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2
2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Women - 01:56:56
1
2015 Baku European Games
2015-06-13 - Elite Women - 02:00:28
1
2012 London Olympic Games
2012-08-04 - Elite Women - 01:59:48
6
2008 Beijing Olympic Games
2008-08-18 - Elite Women - 02:00:30
19
2004 Athens Olympic Games
2004-08-25 - Elite Women - 02:08:44
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Nicola
Family Name Spirig
Representing SUI
Year of Birth 1982
Place of Birth Bülach
Residence Bachenbülach, Switzerland
Coach Brett Sutton, before 15 years Sepp Spirig
Sponsors Main Sponsors: Erdgas, Ochsner Sport, Raiffeisen, Land Rover, Cervelo, On Sponsors: Zollinger, Mako, Oakley, Krauers, Sponsor, Micarna, Sport Heart, ISM, LZC, Bauerfeind, Descente, Micarna
Hobbies Other sports, going to the movies, reading
Website http://www.nicolaspirig.ch
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