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Athletes Luke Chua and Herlene Yu Clinch Top Spots in TriFactor National Triathlon Championships

Team Singapore triathletes hope to qualify for this year's Asian Games with their performances


Singapore, 30 July 2023 - Over a thousand athletes raced at the thirteenth edition of the TriFactor Triathlon in Singapore’s East Coast Park, Angasa Green last weekend.

National athletes from Singapore, Macau, Malaysia, Hong Kong and Philippines competed in an electrifying national triathlon championships sanctioned by Triathlon Singapore.


Singaporeans Luke Chua and Herlene Yu clinched top spots for Singapore in the national triathlon championships with impressive timings of 1 hour 3 minutes and 22 seconds and 1 hour 10 minutes and 28 seconds respectively.

2019 SEA Games Gold Medalist John Chicano - also known as Rambo, along with the entire came in 4th position behind his fellow Philippine National teammate Mr Pescon Maynard who took the top spot with a time of 1 hour 56 minute and 19 seconds.


Hong Kong top triathlete, Leanne Szeto took the top spot for the long distance category with a formidable time of 3 hours and 4 minutes and 33 seconds for a 2.25km Swim, 42km Cycle and a 15km run. As a representative of Hong Kong, Leanne has shone in major competitions and will undoubtedly leave her mark in TriFactor Triathlon.

But the excitement didn't stop there as TriFactor Triathlon announced the launch of the highly anticipated 2024 Singapore marque races.


These include the TRIFACTOR Run and CycleRun 2024, TRIFACTOR Run and RunSwim 2024, and the TRIFACTOR Singapore International Triathlon 2024. These races, set to amaze and inspire, will showcase the finest athletes and push the boundaries of human performance.

To top it all off, we are offering elite triathletes an amazing 3-in-1 package deal with massive discounts for booking in advance. Don't miss out on securing your spot in these remarkable races and experiencing the thrill of competing at the highest level.


Hosted by the incredible Elle Adda - a top-notch triathlete and behavioral health practitioner - TriFactor Triathlon promises an unforgettable experience for athletes, spectators, and sustainability enthusiasts.

With Elle's expertise in athletics and psychology, the event emphasizes holistic well-being, making it a standout in the world of sports.

Beyond that TriFactor Triathlon also boasts an all-star lineup of ambassadors ready to dazzle the crowds, with Faith Garcia hailing from beautiful Philippines, a community lens and sports sustainability advocate. Faith's dedication to sports and sustainability aligns with TF's sustainability pillar, while she was also present to show the world the importance of pursuing Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).


TriFactor Triathlon introduced its Sports Science pillar of our Level Up System, beginning with the original Cold Water Immersion program, hosted at the TriFactor's Member's Lounge area located at the event grounds. This incredible

program, rooted in cutting-edge sports science, provides athletes with valuable insights into optimising their performance and recovery.

Athletes can also opt ot be a part of TriFactor's Membership Program and take their training to the next level! As a valued member, athletes can enjoy exclusive benefits, including access to specialized training resources, networking opportunities within the triathlon community, and priority registration for future events.


With international triathletes from 24 different countries competing for the top spot, TriFactor Triathlon promises nail-biting races, breathtaking athleticism, and an electric atmosphere that will leave anyone buzzing with excitement.

Get ready to be a part of this extraordinary event! For more information about TriFactor Triathlon 2023, the launch of the 2024 races, and the exciting initiatives introduced, please visit www.TriFactor.Asia.


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