ITU Multisport World Championships – bronze for Perse pupil
9 Jul 2018
Lotti Knights (Year 10) has claimed a brilliant bronze in sprint duathlon at the ITU Multisport World Championships in Denmark.
Representing Great Britain in the female U20 category following her success in a qualifying event at Bedford Autodrome in March, Lotti finished third in the discipline at the world championships in Fyn, in a time of 1hr 11min 1sec. She completed the opening 5km run in 22.05 and followed it up with a time of 35.00 on the 20km bike leg before posting 10.12 for the final 2.5km run.
The Perse pupil will be back at the world championships in Pontevedra, Spain next year, having already earned her place. However, she will be aiming for more international glory before then with the GB age group team at the ETU European Sprint Distance Duathlon Championships in Ibiza in October.
Listen to Lotti talk more about her training and sporting ambitions below.