Another team to watch is brothers Mäkelä

17.7.2017

Ville and Jaakko Mäkelä Photo: Solvalla swimrun
Ville and Jaakko Mäkelä Photo: Solvalla swimrun

Ville and Jaakko Mäkelä answeared some questions

 

You are the men's team from Finland participating this year to World Championship race ÖtillÖ What of your achievements in swimrunning are you most proud of?

"We are still newbies in swimrun and we have competed only in two events.

Our best moment so far is winning Solvalla Swimrun last year"

 

And what are your goals for this session?

"Our goal for this season is to finish ÖtillÖ without any problems"
 

How did you ended up doing specifically swimrun?

"We have been racing several years in multisport, adventure racing, mtb, running, orienteering etc.. We needed something new to try and ended up trying Swimrun."

 

What are your expectations for Porkkala swimrun this year? And do you have some good advices for the race?

"Expectations for Porkkala Swimrun is fast pace and beautiful scenery. Race arrangements has always been great here so we are looking for a nice race and some good training for ÖtillÖ"

"I think we are still too beginners to give any advice but watch out those slippery rocks!"