In recent years we are seeing a large number of Spanish triathletes getting down from 10hs in an Ironman distance triathlon. Who has been the fastest 10 in history?
|1||9: 01: 00||Gurutze Frades||Ironman Brazil 2017|
|2||9: 13: 37||Judith Corachán||Ironman Vitoria 2019|
|3||9: 15: 28||Virginia Berasategui||Ironman Hawaii 2009|
|4||9: 22: 41||Saleta Castro||Ironman Frankfurt 2016|
|5||9: 29: 57||Merce Tusell||Ironman Barcelona 2017|
|6||9: 30: 22||Ruth Brito||Ironman Vitoria 2019|
|7||9: 34: 20||Ivet Farriols||Ironcat 2016|
|8||9: 37: 25||Helena Herrero||Challenge Barcelona 2013|
|9||9: 41: 05||Anna Rovira||Ironman Barcelona 2015|
|10||9: 41: 05||Ana Casares||Roth 2014 Challenge|
Gurutze Frades 9: 01: 00
The Basque Gurutze Frades is the owner of "the best Spanish brand" in an Ironman distance triathlon, she achieved it last year in the Ironman Brazil, with a time of 9: 01: 00 staying just one minute of being the first Spanish to break the barrier of the 9 hours.
Gurutze has a mark of 8: 40: 48 in the Ironman South Africa 2019, but the swimming 3,8 had to be cut to 1.6 km.
Virginia Berasategui 9: 15: 28
The second position in this ranking is for Virginia Berasategui who did 9: 15: 28 in the Ironman of Hawaii in the 2009 year.
Saleta Castro 9: 22: 41
The third place with a time of 9: 22: 41 is for Saleta Castro, who in 2016 achieved his "best mark" of his 18 Ironman finishes in the Ironman of Frankfurt.
Merce Tusell 9: 29: 57
Merce Tusell in the IM of Barcelona last year was the fourth Spanish to break the barrier of the 9hours and a half, with a time of 9: 29: 57 and take the fourth place in the ranking.
Ruth Brito 9: 34: 14
Ruth Brito with a time of 9: 34: 14 achieved in the past Full Triathlon Vitoria is the fifth in the ranking.
Ivet Farriol 9: 34: 20
The sixth position is for Ivet Farriols with a time of 9: 34: 20 achieved in the Ironcat 2016 in a race that made practically alone, without references of other competitors.
Helena Herrero 9: 37: 25
Helena Herrero with 9: 37: 25 occupies the seventh position, a mark achieved in the Challenge Barcelona 2013
Anna Rovira 9: 41: 05
Anna Rovira with 9: 41: 05 in the Ironman of Barcelona 2015 the eighth.
Ana Casares 9: 41: 05
The ninth position is for Ana Casares with 9: 41: 14 when it was top10 in the legendary Roth Challenge in 2014.
Alba Reguillo 9: 45: 13
Finally, the top10 closes the castellanomanchega Alba Reguillo, who stopped the clock in 9: 45: 13 in the past Full Triathlon Vitoria.
To conclude, we want to invite readers to see if there are any errors in the ranking and we need some triathletes who do not hesitate to write us to solve it, since there are many races and many athletes. Thank you very much.
NOTE: When talking about "Best times" in triathlon, whether it is short, medium or long distance, we must always bear in mind that in our sport the distances are not homologated as is an Olympic pool, a velodrome, a track athletics or an approved road race
Photo Facebook / Ruth Brito Fotorunners, Alba, Juan Jose Ubeda
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