Breitling introduces the Breitling Triathlon Action Team, which is composed of three outstanding athletes. Through the newly introduced action team concept, Breitling has formed several three-member teams (action teams), whose members are recognized as masters in their respective fields of expertise. These three triathletes are outstanding all-round talents with outstanding performances in various sports fields. It is well-deserved to be selected, so Breitling has a deep resonance with them.
Breitling’s newly introduced action team concept is based on the idea that each group (or action team) consists of three individuals who excel in their respective areas of expertise. As members of the action team, they will be challenged to complete a special task with other players. This idea is rooted in Breitling’s values of ‘action, goal and pioneering spirit’, emphasizing the strong bond between people due to common efforts and the same goal. Breitling has launched a film action team consisting of Brad Pitt, Charlize Theron, Adam Driver and Wu Yanzu, as well as the Explorer Action Team and Surfer Action team. Members of the newly formed triathlon action team will continue to write a new chapter for the legendary story of the action team with its unique personality and advantages.
Breitling CEO Georges Kern pointed out that the action team’s vision fits perfectly with the brand and said: ‘Breitling believes in the strength of the team, the collective strengths and a common understanding of common goals, which will ultimately lead us to success. Previously, we were very honored to launch elite action teams from the showbiz, adventure, and surfing worlds; now, I am particularly excited about this triathlon action team. We have selected an amazing task for them, they There will be opportunities to show off their skills. ‘
Breitling Triathlon Action Team
Today, we are very pleased to announce the Breitling Triathlon team and its well-known members. They have asked more than a dozen world champions in triathlons and triathlons, and one of them was an Olympic gold medalist. They set a benchmark in their area of expertise, which fits perfectly with Breitling’s brand philosophy.
Triathlon athletes are particularly noticeable among all athletes: in this pinnacle of sport, they must deliver world-class performance in three categories of swimming, cycling and running, not just individual events. The three members of the Breitling Triathlon team have made outstanding achievements in the short and long distance triathlon events, including the most difficult triathlon competitions. Triathletes have proven that they are masters in multiple sports fields. Now these three outstanding athletes will take on a special challenge to show what they can achieve with their unity.
In fact, their first common mission has been determined: they will participate together in the “Coronation Double Century Road Cycling Endurance Race” in Swellendam, South Africa, at the end of November 2018. Together, they will raise money for charity with Breitling CEO George Cohen and about 30 other Breitling cyclists.
German triathlete Jan Frodeno is one of the greatest stars of the event. He has won the 2008 Beijing Olympic Gold Medal, and won the Iron Man World Championship for two consecutive years in 2015 and 2016. He is the first athlete in history to win both the Olympic Triathlon Gold Medal and the Iron Man World Championships. In July 2016, Jan Frodno set a long-distance triathlon world record with 7 hours, 35 minutes and 39 seconds. Imagine: after completing a 4 km swim and completing a 180 km cycle at an average speed of almost 44 km, he ran the full marathon in just 2 hours, 39 minutes, and 18 seconds. How incredible!
‘Macca’ Chris McCormack
Chris McCormack is an Australian athlete who has twice won the Triathlon Championship (2007 and 2010) and has competed in the International Triathlon Union (ITU) World Cup Series, the Olympic Distance and Won multiple championships in the Long Distance Triathlon World Championships. Marka participated in the first triathlon of his life during college and won two Australian Junior Triathlon Championships. He started participating in international competitions in 1996 and was ranked among the top 10 in the world at the end of his first year as a professional athlete. The following year, he reached the top of the world and maintained this title for more than 26 months. Starting in 2002, he turned his attention to the Ironman event and became one of the greatest champions in the field.
Daniela Ryf is one of the most successful and famous triathlon athletes in the world. She has won the Iron Man World Championship for three consecutive years in 2015, 2016 and 2017, and won in 2014, 2015 and 2017. Take the Iron Man 70.3 World Championship champion. In addition to high-profile athletic achievements, she has also partnered with the Spirit Academy and the Swiss Triathlon to set up a training center dedicated to providing outstanding training to young athletes while maintaining their academic development.