CLAUDE EKSTEEN

Sport of Choice: Obstacle Course Racing

Claude competed successfully representing South Africa on the international Triathlon scene for thirteen years competing with some of the best athletes in the world.

In pursuit of a new goal, Claude turned to the amazing sport of trail running and found immediate success. Claude was than introduced to the new and exciting sport of Obstacle Racing and the challenge it presented

Achievements

OBSTACLE COURSE RACING RESULTS TO DATE:

  • 2014 Reebok Spartan World Championships USA – 16th Position
  • 2013 – 2017 Eleven times Winner of the Toyota Warrior Black Ops Elite Race
  • 2015 – Toyota Warrior Black Ops Elite Series winner
  • 2013 – 2017 Unbeaten Record, 10 times Winner of IMPI Challenge Elite Male
  • 2016 – Unbeaten Winner of The GRIND Obstacle Race

 

SELECTED CARREER TRIATHLON HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Multiple top 10 finisher at ITU Triathlon World Cup level
  • Multiple German Triathlon Bundesliga podium finisher
  • ETU Triathlon European Cup winner, Italy
  • ITU Pretoria Triathlon Cup winner, South Africa
  • Visit Scotland Adventure Triathlon Series winner, Scotland
  • Multiple top ten finisher at The Virgin Active London Triathlon, United Kingdom
  • Reunion International Triathlon Super Sprint silver medalist, Reunion Island
  • Brazil International Super Sprint Gold medalist, Brazil
  • Multiple Podium finisher Garmin Alpen Triathlon, Germany
  • German Elite (Pro) Olympic Distance Triathlon bronze medalist, Germany
  • German X-Terra Triathlon Champion
  • Multiple South African Elite (Pro) Olympic Distance Triathlon Champion
  • Multiple African Elite (Pro) Olympic Distance Triathlon Podium finisher
  • ITU Team World Triathlon Championships silver medalist, Hungary
  • South African Elite Triathlete of the year