TRI247
Search
shop

Caroline Livesey joins Orca for 2017

With several Ironman podiums already, Caroline Livesey joins Orca for the 2017 season - with a move to part-time working also set to see her improve further

Chief Correspondent
Last updated -
SHOP

New sponsors and 2017 race places for Caroline Livesey

Last week, Great Britain Ironman professional, Caroline Livesey (www.carolinelivesey.co.uk) and Orca announced a partnership for the 2017 season.

Orca are one of the oldest wetsuit brands in the industry and already support UK athletes Non Stanford and Natalie Seymour as well as top international athletes like Sebatian Kienle, Andrew Starykowicz and Asa Lundstrom. With solid results in both 70.3 and full distance Ironman already, Caroline has recently gone part-time at work to dedicate a bit more time to training in the hope of some even more significant results in 2017 and beyond.

Caroline Livesey joins Orca for 2017
Caroline Livesey joins Orca for 2017

Caroline is delighted to be joining Orca and said “Having well fitting, comfortable kit to train and race in is just imperative in our sport. I love the Orca brand and it gives me great confidence to be teaming up with them this year. I am so grateful for their support and having tested the wetsuit and swimskin in the pool I already know how fast they are. There are some really exciting developments coming in the Orca range of kit and I am looking forward to supporting the future innovations as well. Orca have a really impressive team doing research and development and are always striving to be at the cutting edge.”

Caroline also teamed up with Parcours Wheels at the back end of last season and has been vocal ever since about how great they are.

Caroline will be starting up her 2017 race season with Ironman Texas in April, before a UK double in the summer with Ironman 70.3 Edinburgh and Ironman UK Bolton.

John Levison
Written by
John Levison
TRI247's Chief Correspondent, John has been involved in triathlon for well over 30 years, 15 of those writing on these pages, whilst he can also be found commentating for events across the UK.
Discover more
T100 Singapore Age Group bike course
Ultimate sightseeing – the must-do city centre triathlons
TRI-FIT Geo Coral women's tri suit
TRI-FIT GEO Women’s Tri Suit Review – How does it fare in our quest for the ultimate long course kit?
Jonny Brownlee swim pool neom 2022 Photo Bartlomiej Zborowski Superleague Triathlon
Jonny Brownlee on the pool swimming drills to do now to get faster in open water
sebastien kienle at challenge st polten
Let’s race… Challenge St Pölten
Fanni Szalai Arena Games Sursee 2023 photo credit Darren Wheeler That Cameraman SLT
supertri E next gen talent – meet the 6 future superstars to watch in London
latest News
Lucy Buckingham t100 Singapore 2024 run finish photo credit PTO
Lucy Buckingham on battling the heat in Singapore for top-five T100 finish
Els Visser t100 Singapore 2024 run finish photo credit PTO
Shipwreck survivor Els Visser inspired by Sam Long and Lionel Sanders’ swim battles
Ashleigh Gentle Lucy Charles Barclay t100 Singapore 2024 run finish photo credit PTO
Singapore T100 Triathlon World Tour results: Full finishing order and times as Gentle beats Charles-Barclay
Alistair Brownlee at T100 Triathlon World Tour launch 2024
Singapore T100 Triathlon World Tour: Start time and how to watch live as Brownlee bids for glory
Sam Laidlow IRONMAN World Championship 2023 breaks tape for victory
IRONMAN World Champion praises the PTO ahead of Singapore T100 clash
triathlon on your terms
Never miss out with our triathlon alerts & digest. Get a dose of adventure & inspiration with Boundless.
Invalid email address
The SBRX Group

Proudly elevating endurance sports through content, products & services

SBRX
RUN247
Share to...