The Madrid Triathlon Federation has celebrated on Wednesday 20 on November afternoon Madrileño Triathlon Gala 2019
For the third consecutive year, the season closes with a party that rewards the best clubs Madrid 2019 and the best athletes cadets, children and fry of the Triathlon Circuit School.
The Auditorium of Banco Santander, one of the sponsors of this Federation, has been the scenario in which it has been enshrined Marlins Triathlon Madrid as the best 2019 club in Madrid, winning both the men's and women's rankings.
In 2020 there will be € 15.000 in prizes
The Federation has endowed this ranking with 10.000 euros in the current year and the prizes for the best teams involved in the Madrid calendar will go up to 15.000 euros in 2020.
This is what Ramiro Lahera has indicated in his speech, in which he has also reported that in 2020 another 10.000 euros will be allocated in scholarships to Madrid triathletes.
The 2020 calendar was presented
The President of the Madrid Federation has also taken the opportunity to present the 2020 calendar (the one of 2019 had 27 tests) and to present to its Board of Directors and the working group of the Federation itself.
At the 2019 Gala of Madrid triathlon, there have been athletes from the 10 award-winning male and female clubs (28 have scored in the women's ranking and 64 in the men's; there are 116 federated clubs in Madrid), the 18 triathletes of the podium in the Triathlon Circuit School, representatives of the sponsoring companies of the Federation (Banco Santander, Coca Cola, Orca, Skechers and Visiorama) and various authorities.
Among the different sports authorities, point out the presence and words of José Hidalgo, President of the Spanish Triathlon Federation, and Alberto Alvarez Filgueira, General Director of Infrastructure and Physical Activity and Sports Programs of the Community of Madrid.
Sara Bonilla, Adrián Escanciano and Felipe Gutiérrez awarded at the gala
Also present was Enrique Álvarez, president of UFEDEMA. The Gala has also recognized the work, effort and trajectory of 3 people related to Madrid triathlon.
triathlete Sara Bonilla, an example as an athlete and as a person, Adrián Escanciano, on behalf of Madrid officials, and Felipe Gutiérrez for his long career as a coach.
More than federated 5.800
2019 ends and 2020 begins, the Olympic year, where the federation faces with great enthusiasm and enthusiasm for continuing a work that has left more than 5.800 federated in Madrid this year, also taking into account that a quarter of the triathletes are women.