More than 500 participants inaugurate the first day of the Alicante Triathlon 2018 competition.
At 8.30 am the Postiguet beach welcomed the first group of triathletes who were going to compete Alicante Triathlon in modality Sprint. All the girls who disputed this modality have covered 350 meters of swimming, 10 kilometers of cycling and 2,5 kilometers of running on foot. Twenty minutes later it was given to the exit to the modality Superprint, in which only boys participate, and who travel the same distances as their colleagues from the Women's Triathlon.
In less than fifty minutes the first girls, most of them non-federated, crossed the finish line. Helen de Montes was proclaimed winner of the Women's Triathlon, with a time of 46:25. Second came Inés Balaguerfollowed by Magda Paradis, who got the third position.
In male Superprint it expired Miguel Lorente, CEA Bétera triathlete, who completed the test in 34:49. Second came Pau González-Espresati. Sergue Domene managed to enter the goal in third position.
From 9 in the morning it was the turn of all the triathletes who disputed the Sprint modality, covering 750 meters of swimming, 20 kilometers of cycling and 5 kilometers of running on foot.
After completing the three segments, which passed through the Postiguet beach, the Villajoyosa Avenue, and the promenade, the triathletes of the University of Alicante dominated the race from start to finish, to the point of being two of its components the first on crossing the finish line. After the arbitration decision Jesús Gomar was proclaimed winner of the Sprint triathlon, with a time of 58:08. The second position was for Javier Romo, Jesus' training partner. Third place went to Luis Santos, also a member of the local club.
In females, the Trilavall triathlete has been proclaimed winner of the sprint distance Yaiza Saiz, stopping the clock at 01:09:27. In second position he entered the goal Angela Llorca, of Elite Bikes Albir. The third place has been for Esther Rico, of the A300W Elche TCP.
At midday it was the turn of the schoolchildren, the Alicante Aquathlon Triathlon The XXXVII Vialterra Sports Games were inaugurated, and more than 200 schoolchildren have traveled to the Alicante capital to play this first round of the 2018-2019 season. From the smallest in the multisport category to the top cadet category.
Alicante Triathlon hosted the last test of the Mediterranean Triathlon circuit. The weather has accompanied throughout the morning, with summer temperatures, ideal for the practice of Triathlon.
More information: https://www.mediterraneatriatlon.com/
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