Biography

Marten started competing in triathlon events since 2009 and went on to represent his country at the 2016 Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro where he placed in 6th. Marten has continually improved on his results and in 2017 he won the Wuustwezel ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup and the Malmö ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup. Marten’s strongest discipline is the cycling where we continues to be a fierce competitor.

Recent Highlights

- Winner of the 2017 Wuustwezel ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup;
- Winner of the 2017 Malmö ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup;
- 2nd place at the 2017 Sarasota ITU Triathlon World Cup;
- 13th place at the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam;
- 6th place at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games;
- 6th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg;
- 8th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast;
- 17th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Abu Dhabi; and
- 19th place at the 2016 ITU World Triathlon Yokohama.

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Latest Athlete Results
7
2018 Lisbon ETU Triathlon Mixed Relay Clubs European Championships
06 Oct, 2018 - Mixed Relay - 00:19:23
23
2018 Weihai ITU Triathlon World Cup
22 Sep, 2018 - Elite Men - 01:56:46
9
2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
16 Sep, 2018 - Elite Men - 01:45:56
3
2018 Glasgow ETU Triathlon European Championships
11 Aug, 2018 - Mixed Relay - 00:18:21
3
2018 Glasgow ETU Triathlon European Championships
10 Aug, 2018 - Elite Men - 01:47:40
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2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Gold Coast
2018-09-12 - Elite Men - 01:45:56
7
2018 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton
2018-07-27 - Elite Men - 00:51:59
7
2018 ITU World Triathlon Hamburg
2018-07-14 - Elite Men - 00:53:50
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2018 ITU World Triathlon Leeds
2018-06-10 - Elite Men - 01:47:03
21
2018 ITU World Triathlon Bermuda
2018-04-28 - Elite Men - 01:58:04
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2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games
2016-08-18 - Elite Men - 01:46:03
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Athlete Fact Sheet
Given Name Marten
Family Name Van Riel
Representing BEL
Year of Birth 1992
Residence Belgium
Twitter @MartenVanRiel
Marten's next event
27 - 28 Oct, 2018
2018 Funchal ETU Sprint Triathlon European Cup Final
Funchal, Portugal • Start List
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