The next Sunday 22 of September will be celebrated the 4ª edition of the Challenge MADRID , one of the most important international triathlon events on the calendar.
The test will have a total of 1100 participants who must travel the distance LONG 226km (3.8km swimming, 180km by bike and 42.2km running), and MIDDLE 113km (1.9km swimming, 90km by bike and 21.1km running).
Departure on Sunday at 7: 45
The triathlon will kick off at 07 on Sunday: 45 in the San Juan Swamp (Pelayos de la Presa). The arrival of the first corridor on the 16: 30 is expected at the finish line that will be located at Puerta del Sol - km0 in Madrid.
Highlight that the Challenge Madrid not only distributes 40.000 € in prizes, but also a test World Cup qualifier (The Championship) to be held in Samorin, Slovakia, next May of 2020.
Madrid consolidates its international prestige with a spectacular team of triathletes from all over the world Among those that stand out 30 professional triathletes that will take the exit in the PRO category.
Among the most prominent names in the male category stand out Pablo Dapena (ESP), which repeats in Madrid for the second consecutive year, as well as Tymothy Van Houten, winner in the edition of 2017 and 2018, and the incorporation of last minute of Víctor Del Corral.
In the female category the favorites that will take the start this year are Lisa Roberts, Elisabetta Curridori, Verena Walter y Mirian Van Reijen.
Fastest and safest circuit
It will be possible thanks to the joint work between Challenge Madrid and the more than 1.000 people who collaborate with the organization.
Civil Guard, Local Police of all municipalities, 20 Civil Protection Groups, VOST, SUMMA 112, SAMMUR, Rescue and Lifeguard, and of course the invaluable help of the more than 500 volunteers who will be at all points of the test.
The Challenge Madrid organization wishes to once again thank Coca-Cola, Crédito y Caución, 226ERS, Totto, Cupra, Specialized, David Toro Watches, Fixme, Chula Craft Beer, Diario AS, Campofrio, Alcampo, OK Rent a Car, Calidalia, Taymory, Red Bull, Shock Absorber, Manolo Bakes, Sockers, Zone3, Triatlon World, Sport No Limit Travel, Optima Chiropractor, Podoactiva, Game Ready, XR Motorcycles, Arrueda, Reebok Sports Club, DOC, Atrys, Asomafrut, Community of Madrid, City Council of Madrid, City Council of San Martín de Valdeiglesias, City Council of Pozuelo de Alarcón, Madrid Federation of Rescue and Lifeguard, Volunteer Platform of Spain, Volunteering Foundation ONCE, Down Madrid, Gil Gayarre Foundation, Don Bosco, Talisman, Volunteering Madrid, Youth Tour, Triathlon Las Rozas, Enphorma Triathlon, Triathlon Pozuelo Los Tigres, Gestrion, Tricrazy, Tri Sin Fronteras and Majadahonda Cycling Club. Thank you very much for making it possible!