Olympic champion, Five-Time Olympian, Sportswoman of the Year, and Winner of the Global Triathlon Lifetime Award, Ambassador, the Founder of her own Foundation, the Initiator of a Swiss-wide Kids Triathlon Series, a Mother of Three, and a Lawyer.
Goal Setting and Focus
Development, Team and Environment
• Nicola Spirig has been one of the elite world leaders in triathlon for over 25 years
- • In 2012, she clinched the gold medal at the Olympic Games in London, and four years later, secured the silver medal in Rio
- • Five Olympic participations, seven European championship titles, and countless records and successes spanning various triathlon distances, track and field, and even duathlon
Her remarkable career has earned her prestigious awards such as the "Swiss Sportswoman of the Year" and the "Lifetime Award" from the International Triathlon Federation, along with her induction into the "Hall of Fame."
Nicola Spirig is married to former triathlete and vice world champion, Reto Hug. Together they have three children and live in the canton of Zurich. Considered a pioneer on various topics, such as balancing top-class sport and family, her sponsor On produced this short film about her in 2022: Watch now