Kristian Blummenfelt - Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion

Kristian Blummenfelt Norway

Motto Go Big or Go Home
Birthdate 14 February 1994
Height 154 cms / 61 inches
Weight 69 kgs / 154 lbls
Marital Status Single
Nationality Norwegian
Represents Norway
Residence Bergen
Started Triathlon 2022
Professional Since 2013
Personal Bests 2018 Ironman 70.3 Middle East Champion 2018 3 x ITU World Triathlon Series runner up

Career Higlights


  • 2018 Ironman 70.3 Middle East Champion

  • 2016 Rio Olympian

  • 2017 Rotterdam World Triathlon Series Grand Final Silver
Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion

Kristian Blummenfelt is the first man in triathlon to win an Olympic gold medal, a World Triathlon world championship, and an Ironman in the same year.

 

His defining characteristic is his desire to win. It shows in how he trains (up to eight hours daily) and how he races: no holds barred, pedal to the metal. Perhaps that’s why he broke the 70.3 world record by five minutes in 2018 at the Ironman 70.3 Middle East Championships -- then bested it by another three minutes the following year.

 

Kristian has already set his sights on becoming the best over the iron distance with the Pho3nix SUB7 Project, seeking to challenge what is thought humanly possible.


Results

Date Event Athlete Media Status Position
2022 May 07
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 1st
2022 Mar 05
Ironman 70.3 Dubai AE Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 10th
2021 Dec 05
Clash Daytona US Daytona, United States
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 1st
2021 Nov 21
Ironman Cozumel MX Cozumel, Mexico
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 1st
2021 Sep 25
Super League Triathlon Malibu US Malibu, United States
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 5th
2021 Sep 17
Ironman 70.3 World Championship US Utah, United States
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 26th
2021 Aug 21
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 1st
2021 Jul 26
Tokyo Olympics [Men] JP Tokyo, Japan
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 1st
2021 Jun 06
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 6th
2021 May 29
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 7th
2021 May 22
World Triathlon Cup Lisbon PT Lisbon, Portugal
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 1st
2021 May 15
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 1st
2020 Nov 07
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Did Not Finish
2020 Oct 25
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 1st
2020 Oct 10
Arzachena ITU World Cup IT Sardinia, Italy
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 2nd
2020 Sep 13
ITU World Cup Karlovy Vary CZ Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Did Not Finish
2020 Sep 06
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 4th
2020 Sep 05
Kristian Blummenfelt Olympic champion, World Triathlon Champion
Norwegian
Finished 13th

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News & Headlines

2022 May 04

WORLD TITLES ON THE LINE IN ST GEORGE

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Four champions from the Bahrain Endurance 13 will aim to put another world title under their belt at the Ironman World Championship in St. George this weekend.
2022 Mar 06
Dubai 70.3 season opener for BE13

Sunday, March 6, 2022

The Bahrain Endurance 13 has launched into its 2022 season at Ironman 70.3 Dubai, racing in a stacked field as a test of fitness for Daniela Ryf, David Plese, and Kristian Blummenfelt.
2021 Nov 24
Zwift to power Sub7Sub8 attempt

Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Zwift announced as Presenting Partner of Pho3nix Sub7 and Sub8 Project Powered by Zwift to help inspire Zwifters to Defy their Own Impossible
2021 Nov 23
Kristian Blummenfelt sets new world record at Ironman debut

Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Kristian Blummenfelt ran away not only with a win on debut at Ironman Cozumel, but also a new best time over the iron distance.

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