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Early bird registration closed – registration not yet opened

As of October 1st, the Early Bird registration is closed. Registrants to the Early Bird discount have received an e-mail with a promotion code which gives them a discount on the basic fee. Due to technical issues it is not yet possible to register for the 2015 Challenge Almere-Amsterdam. Keep posted on our website and Facebook […]

Early bird Fee for Challenge Almere-Amsterdam 2015

Did you enjoy the Challenge Almere-Amsterdam 2014? Register now for the edition of 2015! We offer the following Early Bird fee: Long Distance: €280,-Half Distance: €140,- This action is valid until October, 1st 2014 (close date: September 30th at 23:59 CET) Enter Challenge Almere-Amsterdam 2015 now via

Results Challenge Almere-Amsterdam weekend

The Challenge Almere-Amsterdam has been a great succes!! Athletes can check their results via the following links to MyLaps: Long distance / Half Distance Saturday 13 September 2014: Junior Challenge Friday 12 September 2014: Schuiteman 2nd Division / Lotto Eredivisie / Family Relay / Business Relay, Sunday 14 September 2014:

Fachbach and Bij de Vaate crowned European champions in Almere

Outstanding performances in Challenge Amsterdam-Almere brought German Markus Fachbach and Heleen bij de Vaate from the Netherlands European titles long distance triathlon today. Fachbach controlled the race from the early stages of the bike, when he overtook last year’s winner Bart Colpaert from Belgium. Bij de Vaate had to overtake a lot of adversaries in […]

Marathon long distance started

Raceleader Markus Fachbach was the first athlete to return to the Esplanade after the 180 kilometer bike leg. The German leads the European Championships and had a 3.35 minute lead at the start of the marathon. David Näsvik of Sweden was in second place. The third athlete to cross the Esplanade was Denmark’s Chris Fischer. […]

Eventful race so far

Halfway into Challenge Almere-Amsterdam one thing is clear. The 2014 edition will give lots to talk about after the race. In spite of the calm weather at the Esplanade, there’s strong winds on the dykes. We’re receiving reports saying cyclists nearly come to a halt at the dyke. After a traditionally slow swim, Heleen bij […]





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Time to go....

to the start of the Challenge Almere-Amsterdam on September 12th, 2015

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Business Teams


Enter the half triathlon with your Business Team!
A team of 4 athletes work together; 1 swimmer swims 1,9 km, 1 cyclist bikes 90 km and 2 runners run 10,5 km each, to complete the triathlon together.
Entering the Half Distance during the Challenge Almere-Amsterdam as a Business Team is a great teambuilding exercise for your staff. This is your challenge if your business is looking for an effective way to improve staff collaboration, morale and self-respect.
In addition to your entry every team member will receive:
- Access to the VIP Areas.
- A medal and a Finisher Shirt.
- Your company name added to the start and result lists.

Register your team now »


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Challenge Almere
Phone +31 (0) 36 534 59 31
Fax +31 (0) 36 534 72 87

Postal Address:
P.O. Box 30172
1303 AD Almere
The Netherlands


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