Today is just for fun.. well, perhaps with a little sprint at the end” – Nicola Spirig
The stage was set for an incredible face-off. Nicola Spirig: two-time triathlon Olympic medalist, World Champion and winner of countless ITU titles against Fabian Cancellara: “Spartacus” of road bike racing, with cycling Olympic medals and world championship titles of his own. Both Swiss. Both incredible athletes. And of course, both competing for fun (maybe with a touch of competitiveness). With the now-retired Cancellara announcing recently an interest in the world of triathlon, we were thrilled to be able to bring him together with long-time On athlete Nicola Spirig for a few tips and insights into the world of the triathlete.
I think she might wait for me until the run, but then she’ll be off - I have no chance. – Fabian Cancellara
Click the video to watch it all unfold and see the photos of the event day below, or find out the top 5 tips Nicola gave Fabian about triathlon here.