Jan Frodeno says he nonetheless hasn’t had his ‘good day’ in triathlon but – and is now focusing on even better efficiency after changing into the newest star athlete to signal with Supersapiens.
The U.S.-based sports activities efficiency firm has made enormous funding into the game lately, inking a serious cope with IRONMAN to turn out to be title sponsor of the World Championship in Kona for 2021 and 2022.
Partnering with the 39-year-Frodeno – himself already a three-time Kona winner – is a serious coup as triathlon prepares to return to ‘The Big Island’ in October following that COVID hiatus in 2020.
Frodeno a serious coup for Supersapiens
“Adding an athlete as world-class as Jan to the Supersapiens group makes good sense,” mentioned the corporate’s CEO Phil Southerland.
“A dominant competitor who lately started integrating the newest tech in his coaching, we’re proud to work with Jan on his fueling technique and empower him to make data-backed choices to maximise efficiency.”
Frodeno himself believes he has not but reached the bounds of his personal efficiency – a terrifying thought for the rivals making an attempt in useless to knock him off prime spot within the long-distance hierarchy.
“Having had the prospect to make use of the expertise in coaching over the previous couple of months, I’ve realised how a lot there’s for me to study,” he mentioned.
“I’ve already made vital adjustments to my fuelling primarily based on the info and I’ll look to implement extra over the approaching years as my physique adapts and I proceed my pursuit for excellence.”
Jan nonetheless looking for ‘good day’
“I haven’t had my good day in long-distance triathlon but. I’m nonetheless looking for my very own private limits.”
Supersapiens has additionally purchased up title sponsorship of a variety of main European occasions, together with IRONMAN UK (which takes place in Bolton on Sunday), IRONMAN Hamburg, IRONMAN France and IRONMAN Emilia Romagna.
The subsequent huge date in Frodeno’s calendar is that much-publicised TRI BATTLE Royale head-to-head with Lionel Sanders. That is scheduled to happen in Allgäu, Germany on Sunday July 18.