The French Pierre won the test with a difference of almost ten minutes in her debut in the distance, in a test where Gurutze Frades It was third.
In the men's event, Mignon overtook Antonio Benito in the final part, taking the title.
For both it was first victory in a worldl something very special but we must add that they are also a couple. What will surely make this date unforgettable.
She commented upon reaching the finish line:
“¡I can not believe it! I will never forget this day. It's the first time I've run this distance, last year was terrible, I had four stress fractures, including Samorin's.
So I decided to make a lot of changes. I think it will take me a long time to internalize this result.
He had never led a race so early, so he had no way of knowing if he had spent too much.
Then I felt worried because I didn't know if I was doing the right thing."
A finishing touch for these championships where Spain has achieved 5 medals and has been second of the medal table