Mike Phillips | Pushys Sponsored Athlete

2016 Results
  • 8th Alpe D'huez LD
  • 2nd Challenge Malaysia, Challenge Thailand, Ironman 70.3 Taupo
  • 6th Ironman 70.3 Busselton
  • 21st 70.3 World Championships

  • Past results
  • 2nd Challenge Taiwan, Challenge Camsur, Ironman 70.3 Bintan, Ironman 70.3 Port Macquarie

  • Bio:
    State: NZ
    Sport: Triathlon

    How did you get into your sport: I swam in my younger years and competed in cycling throughout high school amongst trying just about every other sport. I tried to learn to run at university and took up triathlons shortly after!

    Hardest thing about your sport: Balance, its hard to get in the right amount of training without overdoing or under doing it.

    What does your regular training week consists of: 10km of swimming, 200km cycling, 100km of running

    How do you keep motivated: We have a good group of friends here in Christchurch to train and compete with, which helps keep me motivated!

    Goals (Future Plans and Career expectations): Race my first full iron man 2017!

    Best piece of advice you have been given: Don't worry about the things you can't control

    When did you start racing as a professional: I competed in ITU until I did my first half ironman race in 2015 in Challenge Taiwan. I have since raced 12 half ironmans finishing 2nd in 9 of them!