Stefan Riesen

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Personal information
Date of birth 11th August 1973 (age 47)
place of birth Bern, Switzerland
2003, 2004 2 × Swiss Champion Duathlon short distance
2004, 2006 2 × Ironman winner
Resigned in 2012

Stefan Riesen (born August 11, 1973 in Bern ) is a former Swiss duathlete , triathlete and multiple Ironman winner (2004, 2006). He is included in the list of Swiss triathletes on the Ironman distance .


The trained bricklayer lives in Rüschegg . He started his first triathlon in 2000 and, like Natascha Badmann, was trained by Toni Hasler.

In 2004 he won the Ironman France and with the Ironman Switzerland he won his second Ironman race in 2006.

In 2007 he finished 16th at the Ironman Hawaii (Ironman World Championships) as the third-best German-speaking and best Swiss athlete. In October 2012 he declared his active time over with the start of the Ironman Florida on November 3rd.

Sporting successes

(DNF - Did Not Finish )

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. Schildknecht and Thürig with rank two
  2. Riederer and Spirig successful defending champions In: Tages-Anzeiger , August 30, 2009
  3. ^ Gambles and Crawford set records at Wisconsin
  4. ^ Ironman South Africa (April 5, 2009)