Winning weekend for the Raelerts

Andreas and Michael Raelert stayed at home this weekend to take a couple of wins in Germany - Michael at the Chiemsee Triathlon and Andreas in Schwerin.

| June 25, 2017 | NEWS

Michael Raelert wins the Chiemsee Triathlon.

Michael Raelert wins the Chiemsee Triathlon.

Photo >Marc Sjoeberg /

Both Michael and Andreas Raelert enjoyed wins in Germany today - Michael's happy finish serves as our photo of the day.

Michael took the half-distance (1.9 km/ 80 km/ 20 km) win at the Chiemsee Triathlon in the south of Germany, finishing in 3:39:44 (25:14/ 1:58:53/ 1:13:08), about a minute ahead of Austria's Thomas Steger and two-time Chiemsee champ Markus Fachbach (GER).

Andreas dominated a standard-distance race in Schwerin in his home state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, winning the race by over six minutes with a time of 1:50:42.