With morale through the roof after his 4th place in the absolute Sprint Distance World Championship in Stockholm -where he was side by side with among others Jonathan Brownlee and Noya- Fernando played on Saturday September 1 (14.30:23) in Águilas (Murcia) on European Championship for UXNUMX triathletes over the Olympic distance. Therefore, go with victory as your objective: “The Stockholm thing was sensational, because even if I lost the bronze by a few meters, I could be in the lead with the best in the world. This indicates that my fitness is optimal and that in Águilas - and only with triathletes my age - I have to go out and win without complexes ”.
Meet other international appointments to the rest of favorites, among which are also the other 4 members of the Spanish team
Nola and is aware that you have to be from the first head stroke: “In the water you have to give everything because there is the Slovak Varga, the best swimmer in the world triathlon. Being close to him in the first transition is vital since the leading group that is formed at the start of cycling will shoot hard to prevent others that have a lot of level in the third phase from connecting.
However, Águilas will not be the culmination of his 2012 season, as he still has to face the Spanish Championship in Pontevedra in September - where the absolute and U23 titles and the U23 world championships in New Zealand come into play in October.