News for Federacao de Triatlo de Portugal

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

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

01/10/17 - 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 and ran their way to... |

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Junior European Cup sees gold go to France and Spain

Junior European Cup sees gold go to France and Spain

03/04/17 - 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 approaching but race morning dawned, the... |

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Watch Quarteira live

Watch Quarteira live

31/03/17 - 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 |

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Elite race on Saturday, Juniors on Sunday in sunny Algarve

Elite race on Saturday, Juniors on Sunday in sunny Algarve

30/03/17 - 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 week, we will now instead see... |

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Descansa em paz David

Descansa em paz David

23/08/16 - 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 and a man passionate about our... |

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Beaugrand dominates the run to take gold for the Junior Women

Beaugrand dominates the run to take gold for the Junior Women

28/05/16 - 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 Men. Water temperatures meant that... |

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

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

14/04/16 - 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 are still having last-minute... |

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Press Conference starts the weekend.

Press Conference starts the weekend.

01/04/16 - 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 the videos). The sea was able to show... |

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

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

29/03/16 - 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 and what better way for the town to... |

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

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

08/02/16 - 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 Lisbon and with memories of Portuguese... |

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

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

13/01/16 - 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 Lisbon, in May. So that you can... |

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Lisboa2Baku

Lisboa2Baku

16/04/15 - 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 the challenge “Lisbon2Baku” on April... |

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Dijkstra and Tertsch - amazing pace !

Dijkstra and Tertsch - amazing pace !

25/03/15 - 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 walked down to the carpet on the beach... |

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Quarteira medals shared by three nations

Quarteira medals shared by three nations

24/03/15 - 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 final for the past weeks of intense... |

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

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

19/03/15 - 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 year. The Portuguese Triathlon... |

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UPDATE: A sad loss to the triathlon community

UPDATE: A sad loss to the triathlon community

08/10/14 - 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 Dias. ETU President, Renato Bertrandi,... |

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Sergio Silva romps to European Sprint Distance Championship title

Sergio Silva romps to European Sprint Distance Championship title

13/04/14 - 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 in Horst aan de Maas. Silva was... |

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Agnieszka Jerzyk and Aurelien Raphael open 2014 with win in Quarteira

Agnieszka Jerzyk and Aurelien Raphael open 2014 with win in Quarteira

13/04/14 - 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, Portugal. Jerzyk has already won... |

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Quarteira hosts opening European Cup race

Quarteira hosts opening European Cup race

08/04/14 - 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 2014 ETU European Cup opener in... |

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

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

07/04/13 - 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 women’s race, Kuriackova’s strong running... |

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Stanford (GBR) and Alarza (ESP) get European season underway with wins in Quarteira

Stanford (GBR) and Alarza (ESP) get European season underway with wins in Quarteira

06/04/13 - The 2013 European Triathlon season got underway in glorious conditions in Quarteira with Great Britain’s Non Stanford and Spain’s Fernando Alarza getting their season’s off to the best possible... |

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Quarteira to host 2013 European season opener

Quarteira to host 2013 European season opener

03/04/13 - It’s just 182 days since European triathletes crossed the finish line in Alanya to bring last year’s European season to a close. After an exciting Winter season, we are ready to go again and the coastal... |

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Great Britain and Portugal share the podium at Aveiro Junior Cup

Great Britain and Portugal share the podium at Aveiro Junior Cup

15/09/12 - Luisa Condeço and Gordon Benson were the Champions after a thrilling Junior European Cup in Aveiro. Portuguese athlete Condeço was involved in a breathtaking sprint finish with Brit Maddie Winzer,... |

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António Miguel Jourdan 1971 - 2012

António Miguel Jourdan 1971 - 2012

02/04/12 - ITU was shocked this weekend by the sudden passing of one of their finest coaches and mentors, António Miguel Jourdan of Portugal. He was just 41 years old. António was one of ITU Development’s lead... |

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Quarteira to host European season opener

Quarteira to host European season opener

28/03/12 - As the dust settles on the Winter Triathlon series, the opening race of the European season is immediately upon us and takes place this weekend in Quarteira, Portugal. 2012 is such an important year and... |

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Sergio Silva (POR) suspended for 6 months due to Anti-Doping rule violation

Sergio Silva (POR) suspended for 6 months due to Anti-Doping rule violation

15/02/12 - The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has announced it has imposed a six-month ban on Sergio Silva, a duathlete from Portugal, after committing an anti-doping rule violation in an in-competition doping... |

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Vanessa Fernandes takes a break from triathlon

Vanessa Fernandes takes a break from triathlon

06/02/11 - She was one of the most dominant women in ITU history but Portuguese star Vanessa Fernandes has announced she is taking a break from triathlon due to health reasons. Triathlon fans know that few other European... |

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Live Results and Online Broadcast

Live Results and Online Broadcast

19/04/06 - Casino Estoril International Triathlon will have Real-Time Classifications and online broadcast. Please visit the event website for more information. |

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Press Conference

19/04/06 - The Press Conference will take place on saturday at 7 pm in Casino Estoril for the 2006 ITU Estoril European Cup Triathlon |

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