Justus Nieschlag Shines with ROTOR 2INpower at IRONMAN 70.3 Kraichgau

Justus Nieschlag Shines with ROTOR 2INpower at IRONMAN 70.3 Kraichgau

June 6, 2024 21 view(s)

Justus Nieschlag Shines with ROTOR: Secures Second Place and Worlds Slot at IRONMAN 70.3 Kraichgau

What a race at IRONMAN 70.3 Kraichgau! Justus Nieschlag delivered a stellar performance, taking silver and securing his place at the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Taupo, New Zealand. This remarkable achievement underscores the importance of both athlete and equipment, showcasing the high-performance products from ROTOR that Justus relies on.

A Strong Start in the Water

Justus, known for his powerful swim, once again emerged first from the water, setting the pace for the rest of the race.

However, a minor mishap in T1 while putting on his wetsuit caused him to lose a few precious seconds. Despite this, he quickly recovered and continued to demonstrate his prowess on the bike.

Photo by @ricco_hoffmann

Dominating the Bike Leg with ROTOR 2INpower and Round rings

On the bike, Justus was always in the first chasing group, demonstrating his strength and endurance. His performance was significantly enhanced by the ROTOR 2INpower power meter, which provided him with precise data and insights, allowing him to optimize his power output and maintain a competitive edge.

Additionally, Justus utilized ROTOR's Round rings 2X Aero BCD110X4, known for their aerodynamic efficiency and power transfer capabilities. These rings ensured that every pedal stroke was maximized, providing Justus with the necessary speed and efficiency to stay ahead in the challenging bike leg.

Photo by @andretrunk 

Quick Transition and Strong Run

Arriving in T2, Justus managed a quick transition, immediately securing second place in the first few kilometers of the run. The Frenchman Nathan Guerbeur, who led on the bike, was eventually passed and finished in fourth place. Although the winner, Nick Heldoorn, launched a decisive attack directly after T2, Justus held his ground, showcasing his resilience and determination.

Race Results

Here are the race results top 3 from Ironman 70.3 Kraichgau:

1- Niek Heldoorn 3:50:13

2- Justus Nieschlag 3:51:11

3- Jonas Hoffmann 3:52:45

Final Thoughts 

Justus Nieschlag's outstanding performance at IRONMAN 70.3 Kraichgau is a testament to his exceptional athletic ability and the crucial role of top-tier equipment in competitive sports. By utilizing ROTOR's innovative products, including the 2INpower power meter, Round Rings 2X Aero BCD110X4, and the ROTOR Spider Matt, Justus was able to maximize his performance across all segments of the race. His second-place finish and secured slot for the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in Taupo, New Zealand, mark significant milestones in his career. 

We are proud to see how ROTOR components help elite athletes achieve new goals. Their success inspires us to continue innovating.

Happy riding #ROTORian