Taking place on 5 and 6 June, AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Leeds is Britain's flagship triathlon event and Supersapiens have signed up as an Official Event Partner.
Supersapiens is a sports technology company providing the world’s first energy management system for committed athletes and coaches.
Using real-time glucose data captured by the Abbott Libre Sense Glucose Sport Biosensor, triathletes can effectively manage their fuelling in real-time through insights and analytics driven by the Supersapiens app.
Participants at AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Leeds will receive exclusive access to the new Supersapiens CGM (continuous glucose monitor) wear experience, helping them to optimise the way they fuel for training and racing.
Athletes will get exclusive access to a month's free membership to the Supersapiens app, 2 x Abbott Libre Sense biosensors (up to 28 days of glucose data), 4 x Supersapiens Performance Patches and limited edition Supersapiens merchandise of their choice.
AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Leeds will bring together athletes from across the swim, bike, run community for a festival of triathlon on Saturday 5 and Sunday 6 June. The weekend will see junior and elite triathletes and paratriathletes race in Roundhay Park in Leeds.
Wayne Coyle, Event Director AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Leeds, said: "Partners like Supersapiens are crucial to us staging AJ Bell 2021 World Triathlon Leeds.
"They support us in being able to put on the event and providing an enjoyable and safe experience for all participants, spectators, volunteers and staff, but also through added benefits to participants such as the exclusive bundle that Supersapiens are making available to all participants."
Travis McKenzie, Vice President of Marketing at Supersapiens and triathlete, said: "At our core, Supersapiens is a company of dedicated athletes who inherently understand what it's like to set performance goals.
"Our innovative energy management system allows athletes to monitor their glucose levels in real-time using the Abbott Libre Sense Glucose Sport Biosensor and the Supersapiens app. Until now, effectively fueling a triathlete's training, recovery, and racing has been a guessing game. Using this innovative technology, athletes can make immediate performance gains and get a step closer to mastering their fuelling."
Supersapiens is a US-based sports technology company focused on energy management systems to empower athletes to effectively manage in-training fueling to sustain high-intensity workouts, properly manage glucose levels to maximize recovery, and achieve bigger performance gains.
The Abbott Libre Sense Glucose Sport Biosensor is intended for athletes to measure glucose. Athletes are defined as individuals who perform exercise with the purpose of improving wellness and performance. When used with a compatible product, the biosensor allows athletes to correlate their glucose levels and their athletic performance. The biosensor is not intended for use in the diagnosis, treatment, or monitoring of a disease.