XTERRA Planet races to life in Knoxville, Portugal, and the DR

June 5th, 2018

XTERRA Planet races to life in Knoxville, Portugal, and the DR

The XTERRA Planet was abuzz with action last weekend from the European Tour in Portugal, the Pan America Tour in the Dominican Republic, and the America Tour in Knoxville, Tennessee. In Golega, the horse capital of Portugal, 3x XTERRA World Champ Ruben Ruzafa showed he was in mid-season form in his first major of the year while Brigitta Poor continued to roll towards another dominating season and tour title defense.

The XTERRA Planet was abuzz with action last weekend from the European Tour in Portugal, the Pan America Tour in the Dominican Republic, and the America Tour in Knoxville, Tennessee.

In Golega, the horse capital of Portugal, 3x XTERRA World Champ Ruben Ruzafa showed he was in mid-season form in his first major of the year while Brigitta Poor continued to roll towards another dominating season and tour title defense.

Read the whole story here

In Samana, despite a near-bye earthquake that rattled the Dominican Republic in the early morning, it was reigning and two-time XTERRA Pan Am Pro Series champ Josiah Middaugh who shook up the competition and won his second straight on the Tour.  In the women’s race Mexico’s Fabiola Corona took the win and took position of a tie for first-place in the tour standings.

Read all about it

Back in the U.S., the XTERRA Southeast Region regulars reveled in the fourth stop of racing in the region, with Caleb Baity picking up his third age group win and second overall victory this season, while Sue Finney grabbed her second division title and first overall win this year. There was also a set of trail races in Knoxville, with Peter Migun and Karen McNeany taking home top honors in the half-marathon on Saturday.

Read more / Rules, results and standings from the XTERRA America Tour

About XTERRA

XTERRA is a sports lifestyle brand that produces authentic race experiences and apparel for the outdoor enthusiast.  In 2018, XTERRA will offer more than 300 off-road triathlon and trail running events in 30+ countries. XTERRA also offers premium, performance apparel and accessories for the trail and beyond. Learn more at xterraplanet.com.

XTERRA

XTERRA Planet races to life in Knoxville, Portugal, and the DR

Contact Info

XTERRA
8087922603
tg@xterraplanet.com
www.xterraplanet.com

Share This Article

Options

Submit Your Press Release

Get your news delivered to thousands of media contacts and industry insiders in the running, cycling and triathlon industries now.

Newsletter

Join ESW Today!

Join

Connect