Jenny Schulz finishes third at Duathlon World Championships!
The German triathlete of Orbea Orca Triathlon Team got a podium spot at the race held in Cali, Colombia.
The Ironminds have made us happy one more time. The German triathlete Jenny Schulz came in third at the Duathlon World Championships that took place in Cali as part of the World Games, where duathlon is the ‘guest sport’. The winner was Japan’s Ai Ueda while the third spot went to France’s Sandra Levenez.
‘I gave everything and I got the bronze medal,’ said Jenny of Orbea Orca Triathlon Team. She highlighted the race’s thrilling start and told us how the top two spots were decided on the bike leg. ‘I managed to move forward on the bike, but the truth is, Ai and Sandra were stronger; it was clear that the win would go to one of them.’
Jenny stopped the clock at 2:01:04. Her upcoming challenges are the Ironman 70.3 European Championship Wiesbaden on 11 August and Ironman 70.3 Lanzarote on 5 October.
1. Ai Ueda (JPN) 1:57:59
2. Sandra Levenez (FRA) 1:58:59
3. Jenny Schulz (GER) 2:01:04
4. Stefanie Bouma (NED) 2:01:37
5. Joselyn Daniely Brea Abreu (VEN) 2:02:37