Pulpi (Almería) has experienced one more year a great Triathlon weekend, hosting on Saturday the XIV Copa del Rey de Triathlon, in which more than 600 triathletes from all over the national geography have participated in the test that would crown the Spanish Champions of the King's Cup of Triathlon, where the Spanish Aquathlon Championship would also be held on Sunday.
This first test on Saturday has been contested in the team time trial modality, in which a total of 101 teams have participated, each one made up of six athletes, who began to leave from 15:00 p.m., with intervals of 2 minutes, to carry out the Sprint Triathlon route, 750 meters of swimming, 20 kilometers of bicycle and 5 kilometers of running.
After a few months of absence due to an injury, the Copa del Rey de Triathlon has been able to count on the presence of the Madrid triathlete and twice Olympian, Ana Burgos, as well as another of the great Spanish triathletes who compete internationally Natalia Raña, recently recovered from a foot injury, both representing their club, CT Diablillos de Rivas.
After almost four hours of competition, the Diablillos de Rivas Triathlon Club has proven once again to be at the top, proclaiming itself champion in both the male and female categories of the Copa del Rey Triathlon.
On Sunday the Spanish Aquathlon Championship was held, where Pedro Miguel Reig, CT Diablillos de Rivas, got the bronze in individual.
In the men's club category, CT Diablillos de Rivas won gold and silver in the women's category, while the Madrid club CTOA also won bronze in the women's category.
More information and results: www.triatlon.org
TRIATHLON KING CUP CHAMPIONS 2012.- (Male category)
1st Place.- CT Diablillos de Rivas. 2nd Place.- City of Lugo Fluvial. 3rd Place.- ArcadeOnforhouse Santiago Triathlon.
2012 TRIATHLON KING CUP CHAMPIONS.- (Female category)
1st Place.- CT Diablillos de Rivas. 2nd Place.- CN Mataró. 3rd Place.- City of Lugo Fluvial.
CHAMPIONS OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP OF SPAIN OF ACUATLÓN.- (Male category)
1st Place.- CT Diablillos de Rivas 2nd Place.- CD Fasttriathlon 3rd Place.- Cidade de Lugo Fluvial.
CHAMPIONSHIPS OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP OF SPAIN OF ACUATLÓN- (Female category)
1st Place.- Cidade de Lugo Fluvial 2nd Place.- CT Diablillos de Rivas 3rd Place.- CTOA