Canadian Heather Wurtele racing at Challenge Iceland

Challenge Iceland, the first and currently only triathlon to take place in Iceland, announced this morning that the event will not be returning in 2018, siting lack of sponsorship and “personal reasons”:

Challenge Iceland had its debut race in 2016 and was a bucket-list race for many, thanks to its unique and stunning course and with Iceland as a hot tourism international destination right now.

You can check out our photos from this year’s edition of the race, here.