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Patrik Nilsson

Patrik Nilsson had a phenomenal 2016 season, going sub 8 hours in 2 Ironman events. Nilsson won Ironman Copenhagen in the 8th fastest time ever recorded in an Ironman event and followed that with another record breaking, sub 8 hour performance, taking the win in Ironman Barcelona only 6 weeks later. At only 25 years of age, the Swedish athlete is one of the most exciting talents on the long distance triathlon scene.

FACTS AND FIGURES

Date of birth:29/8/1991
Nationality:Swedish
Hometown:Copenhagen
Weight:72kg
Height:182cm
Trainer – Coach:Teresa Heimann Olsen 
Stabilization:Maarten Thysen

GEAR

BIKE STATS: 
Time trial frame:BMC timemachine 01
Frame size:S
Power meter:Stages Cycling
Gearing:54/42 and 11/25, course-dependent
Components:Shimano Dura-Ace DI2 9000
Saddle:fi'zi:k Ares
Pedals:Shimano Dura-Ace
Wheels:Shimano Dura-Ace, C75 is my favorite
Tires/tubulars:Vittoria
Helmets:uvex race 6 pro
Bike clothes:Compressport
Bike shoes:fi'zi:k
Road bike:BMC roadmachine 01
Turbo trainer:Tacx NEO
  
OTHER GEAR: 
Race clothes:Compressport
Heart rate monitorPolar V800 and V650
Wetsuit:Speedo Super Elite 16
Sunglasses:uvex
Nutrition:Etixx
Sports & travel bags:Ogio
Bike bag:Scicon Aerocomfort Triathlon

Results