60- Second Interview with Triathlete Frederik Van Lierde



If you know anything about triathlon, you will of course have heard the name ‘Frederik Van Lierde‘. Former Ironman World Champion and current number 5 in the Kona world rankings, Van Lierde is a force to be reackoned with.

He’s been travelling with Scicon Bags for over 3 years now and is completely besotted by the AeroComfort Triathlon. He takes 60 seconds out of his busy race and training schedule to discuss his fears, achievements amongst other things. 

Greatest obstacle? Age. I’m getting older and my competition is getting younger!


Biggest Fear? Heights


Biggest achievement? Ironman World Champion 2013


Superstitions? Number 13


Favourite song to work out to? Body Talk From Like Mike & Dimitri Vegas


Favourite cycling destination? The Pyrenees, Font Romeu – Andorra


Good luck charm? When you’re in great shape you ‘earn’ the luck


Spirit animal? Hawaiian turtle


Never have I ever…. smoked a cigarette or cigar!


One thing nobody knows? I lost my sense of smell in 2002…


Best thing about having a Scicon bike bag? Safe, fast and it looks good! What more could you want?


Frederik Travels with the AeroComfort Triathlon. Watch him pack it in the video below: 


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