Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Sporting Icons to join the 'Triathlon for The Soul'
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Sporting Icons to join the 'Triathlon for The Soul'

BIZNET Bali International Triathlon Attracts Top-Notch Athletes June 23, 2013


Bali News: Bali, Indonesia, BIZNET Bali International Triathlon, Andy Wibowo, Kadri Regar, M.Taufik, Oki Rahmat, Richard Sam Bera, Rodney Holt, Bali Sports Foundation, Chris Lieto
Click Image to Enlarge

(1/20/2013)

With less than six months to go before the annual swim-bike-run race in the island of the Gods, BIZNET Bali International Triathlon welcomes two of the biggest names in the international triathlon stage and Indonesia sports history.

Three-time Ironman champion and 2009 World Championship runner-up, Chris Lieto, has confirmed his participation at the upcoming BIZNET Bali International Triathlon 2013. An American pro-triathlete, Lieto is also the founder of More than Sport, an organization for ambassador athletes contributing back to the communities in which they race.

In 2013, through partnership with BIZNET Bali International Triathlon, Lieto and More than Sport will work together with the Bali Sports Foundation to benefit less privileged children in Bali, Papua and Eastern Indonesia. "Bali Sports Foundation is honored to join a worldwide sports charity such as ‘More than Sports’ and the BIZNET Bali International Triathlon team in helping young Indonesians with disabilities achieve their dreams through sport.” said Rodney Holt, founder of Bali Sports Foundation.

Another celebrity athlete rejoining the race for the 7th year is Indonesian swimming legend, Richard Sam Bera. Bera, a three-time Olympian, four-time All-American at Arizona State University and editor-in-chief for a leading men’s lifestyle magazine, has confirmed his participation to be in BIZNET Bali International Triathlon on June 23.

Bera’s love for the sport of triathlon traces back to his competitive swimming days, but was only able to focus on racing triathlons at his retirement. Richard Sam Bera has now competed in several triathlon races in the region, including several of long distance triathlons. A great ambassador for the sport in Indonesia, he has contributed to the growing popularity of triathlon in the Country.

Bera will be joined by the next generation of Indonesian triathletes in Bali. Familiar names in Indonesia’s multi-sport race circuit, such as Kadri Regar, M. Taufik and Oki Rohmat are expected at next BIZNET Bali International Triathlon race.

The 2012 BIZNET Bali International Triathlon Indonesian male champion, Andy Wibowo, will also return to defend his title. Wibowo started his career as Indonesian national swimmer and won several international competitions.

Online registration for the race is open and special accommodation offers are also available for limited time.

For more information, please visit [www.balitriathlon.com] or [Email] .

For media inquiries, please [Email Onggo] .


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Bali Still in Fashion
Bali by the Numbers: No Sign of an Australian Boycott as Bali’s Arrival Figures for February Increase 21%
(3/22/2015)
Nyepi Takes a Toll on Tolls
Bali Toll Road Estimated to Have Cost US$24,000 in Toll Fees Due to Nyepi Closure
(3/22/2015)
Whirlybird, Whirlybird, Where are You?
Bali Waiting for 2 Helicopters for Search and Rescue Operations
(3/22/2015)
Nyepi for the World
In a Tradition Unique to Bali, an Entire Island Suspends All Activity on ‘Nyepi’ for 24-Hours to Celebrate The Bali-Hindu New Year
(3/22/2015)
Less than 3 Months to BBTF 2015
President Joko Widodo to Host Welcoming Dinner for Those Attending Bali & Beyond Travel Fair June 10-14, 2015
(3/22/2015)
Cleared of Landings and Takeoffs
422 Domestic and International Flights Cancelled in Bali During Nyepi – Bali’s Day of Silence
(3/22/2015)
Reduced Thirst for Power
PLN-Bali Report Significant Drop in Electrical Power Demand During Nyepi Celebrations
(3/22/2015)
When Good Friday Gets Even Better
Local and International Artists to Auction Art to Educate Balinese Children on Good Friday, April 3, 2015
(3/22/2015)
Our Islands Aren’t Moveable
West Nusa Tenggara Governor Says ‘No” to Plans to Mine Sand from West Lombok to Reclaim Bali’s Benoa Bay
(3/22/2015)
Birth Behind Bars
Chicago Teenager in Jail and on Trial for Murder in Bali Gives Birth to a Baby Girls
(3/22/2015)
Quantity Before Quality
Tourism Expert Warns More Tourists Does not Guarantee Proportionate Rise in Tourism Expenditures
(3/22/2015)
Giving Young Indonesians the Business
Entrepreneurship Expo to be Held in Bali April 9-13, 2015
(3/22/2015)
All [News]!