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Romain Guillaume wins Ocean Lava Half Distance Triathlon in Tenerife

What a start to the season for Romain Guillaume. After a convincing victory in IM70.3 South Africa in January, the Frenchman continued his winning streak yesterday, taking the win in the Ocean Lava half distance triathlon in Tenerife.

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Romain Guillaume wins IM70.3 South Africa, Emma Pallant 4th IM70.3 Dubai

Romain Guillaume took the victory in IM70.3 South Africa. After dominating the entire bike leg the Frenchman managed to consolidate his lead during the run and finished the race in a time of 4:08:57. James Cunnama (ZAF; 4:11:26) secured second place as Kyle Buckingham (ZAF; 4:14:29) finished third.

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BMC-Etixx Pro Triathlon Team powered by Uplace presents team line up for 2017

2017: a decade of involvement in the sport of triathlon for the international pro triathlon team; • BMC-Etixx Pro Triathlon Team powered by Uplace outlines ambitious targets and presents team roster for 2017 • 9 athletes confirmed, 8 nations represented, four new faces • BMC Switzerland commitment continues with extension of partnership • Liz Blatchford expects first baby in June

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Strong team performance by BMC-Etixx Pro Triathlon Team p/b Uplace: Bart Aernouts 8th, 3 athletes in top 15 at World Championship Ironman

With a stunning marathon Bart Aernouts (8:20:30) finished 8th at the World Championship Ironman in Kona. Also David McNamee (8:28:05) had a cracking running split to cross the finishline in 13th. A minute behind McNamee, Ronnie Schildknecht (8:29:11) took 15th place. A great team performance by the BMC-Etix p/b Uplace Team. Jan Frodeno (GER; 8:06:30) took his second victory in a row. Sebastien Kienle (GER; 8:10:02) and Patrick Lange (GER; 8:11:14) completed the German podium.

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Will Clarke secures Hawaii qualification with a second place and sub 8 hours finish in KMD Ironman Copenhagen

BMC-Etixx p/b Uplace athlete Will Clarke finished second in Ironman Copenhagen today in a phenomenal time of 7:59:31. A performance that puts Will Clarke in the history books as the first ever British athlete to go sub 8 hours in an Ironman race. Swedish athlete Patrick Nilsson took the victory in an impressive 7:49:19 and Fabio Carvalho (BRA; 8:07:10) completed the pro men’s podium.

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Ronnie Schildknecht wins Ironman Switzerland for an historical ninth time. David McNamee wins Challenge Poznan

What an amazing day it was for the BMC-Etixx Pro Triathlon Team powered by Uplace yesterday. Ronnie Schildknecht went on to win Ironman Switzerland for a record breaking 9th time. The Swiss athlete led a strong field in the Zurich to take an historical win in a time of 08:17:04. Timo Bracht (GER; 08:24:13) and Jan Van Berkel (SUI; 08:29:12) completed the pro men’s podium. Only a few hours later BMC-Etixx Team mate David McNamee took the victory in Challenge Poznan. For David it was the second win in a month's time after his dominating victory in Challenge Galway at the end of June. McNamee took the title in Poland in a winning time of 3:54:22. Chris Fisher finised 2nd and Ignasi Baldenow 3rd.

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David McNamee wins Challenge Galway

BMC-Etixx p/b Uplace athlete David McNamee took the victory in Challenge Galway in Ireland today. After a great run and a very convincing performance he crossed the finish line in a time of 3:51:47. Joe Skipper (GBR; 3:55:11) finished in second as Dylan McNeice (NZL; 3:56:50) completed the podium.

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Will Clarke on the podium in Challenge Denmark

BMC-Etixx athlete Will Clarke finished third in the half distance Challenge of Denmark. Winner of the race was Andreas Dreitz (GER). Henrik Hyldelund (DEN) finished in second.

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Hard-fought 3rd place for David McNamee in Ironman Lanzarote

David McNamee of the BMC-Etixx Pro Triathlon Team p/b Uplace clinched the podium in Ironman Lanzarote. The Scottish athlete finished a very hot, windy and tough Ironman in 8:46:36. Jesse Thomas (USA; 8:42:33) won the race ahead of Jan Frodeno (GER; 8:44:38).

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Double podium for BMC-Etixx Pro Triathlon Team powered by Uplace

Bart Aernouts takes 2nd in IM70.3 Mallorca after a great comeback. Liz Blatchford finished 3rd in Ironman 70.3 Vietnam

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