deboer wetsuits partners with Olympic Gold Medalist, Nicola Spirig
April 26, 2021
deboer will support Spirig in her effort to become the first female to go Sub-8!
Stamford, CT, Release: April 26, 2021 – deboer wetsuits is thrilled to announce a multi-year partnership with Nicola Spirig. Spirig is one of the most decorated short course triathletes of all time, winning Gold at the 2012 London Olympics, Silver at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, and is a 6x European Champion. Spirig has her sights set on competing in her fifth Olympic Games in Tokyo this summer before shifting gears to take on a monumental undertaking – become the first female to complete an Iron Distance Triathlon in under 8-hours! deboer wetsuits is very excited that Spirig has chosen to swim in deboer wetsuits, and Tsunami 1.0 speedsuit as she pursues a third Olympic medal, and tries to be the first woman to go Sub-8.
“I am very excited about this partnership with deboer! I look forward to working together on a new wetsuit specially designed for the Sub-8 project. With my feedback, and the knowledge and experience from deboer, we will develop the fastest possible suit to break 8-hours.”
Alex de Boer, co-founder of deboer wetsuits
“We are incredibly excited to have Nicola swimming in deboer! When the lights have been brightest Nicola has always performed at her best. We are very excited to partner with Nicola in the lead-up to the Tokyo Olympics. Additionally, we are thrilled about the opportunity to support Nicola in her pursuit to go Sub-8! With modified rules it gives us opportunity to do some different things with the wetsuit material and construction, and we look forward to playing our small part to help Nicola get the best out of herself on race day.”
Nicola Spirig is an athlete that performs at her best on the biggest days in the sport. deboer is excited to partner with Spirig as she continues to take on the best athletes in the biggest races, and redefine what is possible.
Name: Daniel Clarke
Organization: deboer wetsuits