The 13, 14 and 15 of September the capital of Túria will be the center of elite and popular triathlon by the hand of the Spanish Federation and the Federation of Triathlon of the Valencian Community, together with the European Triathlon Union, the City Council of Valencia, the Diputació de València and the Generalitat Valenciana.
Valencia Triathlon one more year will be international headquarters hosting the Sub-23 European Triathlon Championship, European Paratriathlon Championship y European Mixed Relay Championship. With these three events the cudad will be the center of the international triathlon during the weekend of the 14 and 15 of September.
In addition, the event will continue to have its popular tests, being year after year one of the triathlons with greater participation in all Spain. Valencia Triathlon will again have open trials with three distances Olympic (1500m swimming / 40km cycling / 10km race), Sprint (750m swimming / 20km cycling / 5 race) and Super Sprint (350m swimming / 10km cycling / 2,5 race).
As usual, this test is inside of the Circuit Mediterraena Triathlon, with offices in Castellón, Valencia and Alicante. As a novelty of the circuit, in this edition you can compete in pairs, that can be masculine, feminine or mixed, which will have to realize the three segments, swimming, cycling and running on foot, together from the start to the finish line.
Another of the novelties of this 2019 are the 1.900 € in prizes that will be distributed among the clubs with the largest number of participants in the Mediterranean Triathlon circuit. The first club will get 1000 €, the second 600 € and the third 300 €.
Acuatlón Escolar Minitriatlón
The competition will start on Friday afternoon with the Acuatlón Escolar Minitriatlón, where girls and boys between 7 and 17 years old can participate in their corresponding distances.
But the activity for the little ones will continue throughout the weekend at Minitriatlón, an area where children of all ages can meet and enjoy our sport. All kinds of activities related to triathlon will be carried out, while their parents pick up the numbers or compete. This area is carried out thanks to our main collaborator, the Trinidad Alfonso Foundation.
El Saturday in the morning we will have the open test in Sprint distance, from midday we can enjoy the European Paratriathlon Championship. In the afternoon it will be the turn of the European Championship Sub-23.
For Sunday we have reserved the Olympic triathlon and supersprint open, and to close the intense weekend of competition the different national teams will compete in the Mixed Relay European Championships Sub-23.
All this great event will be located in the Marina de València, where swimming will take place inside the dock of the port, transitions can be seen in different areas of the Marina. Cycling will go through some of the most important avenues in the city, such as Avenida del Puerto and Serrería. Finally, all the triathletes will run running different spaces of the Marina area on foot.
In addition, the entire competition can be followed by streaming on different channels and by the APP of the Mediterranean Triathlon circuit.
Registrations will be open until the September 3. If you have not registered yet, do not hesitate and start planning for Valencia 2019 Triathlon