The double Olympic and world champion debuts today Alistair Brownlee in the distance Ironman, in a test that will start from the 7: 30 Spanish time.
The organization, due to the bad weather conditions, has decided suspend the swimming sector. This is the official statement where he told it:
Among the rivals to take into account in the test will face Marino Vanhoenacker , with 17 victories in IROMAN tests and that has managed to climb to or higher in 13 than the last 14 years.
Alistair, with his participation this year in ITU sprint and Olympic events, had hinted that he was preparing his participation in the Olympic Games of Tokyo 2020, but now, with this turn he will participate for the first time in an IRONMAN test.
You only have to win to be in Kona, unless those who are ahead of him are already classified. We will have to wait to see what happens and the decision of the British triathlete