Gómez Noya second in the Sprint Triathlon World Championship

The Swiss town of Lausanne has been in charge of hosting the last event of the triathlon world series before the grand final in Beijing where Jonathan Brownlee has revalidated his title of Sprint Distance Triathlon World Champion

Despite losing his leadership in the Triathlon World Series Ranking, Noya has shown today to be recovered and in excellent shape in the test held today in this Swiss town.

On a sprint distance circuit, Noya has remained at the head of the race fighting until the last meters of the race on foot for the first place on the podium.

Finally, the youngest of the Brownlee brothers, Jonathan, gave the last push in the last meters reaching the finish line in first position with a total time of 00:52:23 and thus becoming the World Champion title just 5 seconds away. the Spaniard Javier Gómez Noya, 00:52:27. Alistair completed the last drawer with a time of 00:52:38.

Another Spanish, Fernando Alarza, remained in the TOP 20 of the best in the world, fully recovered from his collarbone injury, which did not allow him to participate in the World Series event in Madrid. Mario Mola He came in at position 52, 00:55:15.

In a fast race, the Spanish and great favorite, Gómez Noya came out of among the first, creating a group of 14 triathletes in the cycling segment that included Jonathan Brownlee, Alistair Brownlee, Javier Gomez, Alexander Brukhankov, Sven Riederer, David Hauss, Frederic Belaubre and Abrahm Louw, among others. Shortly before reaching T2 they were taken by the second group, leaving 30 triathletes from this transition to begin the last segment of the foot race.

Noya, the Brownlee brothers, Riederer and Brukhankov marked the distances quickly, creating a first group, which quickly divided again, leaving Noya and Jonathan Brownlee in the first and second position.

Noya quickly placed himself in front of the youngest of the Brownlee brothers, but Jonathan did not detach himself from him and finally gave one last pull, passing Gómez Noya and thus leading the test.

In a record time of the race on foot, in which Jonathan completed the 5 km in just 14:24 seconds, 40 seconds less than the previous year, the Briton was proclaimed World Champion in this distance.

After this appointment, Noya has yielded his leadership in the World Series to Alistair Brownlee, with 3085 points, followed by Jonathan with 2965 points and Noya in third position, 2858.

With an adjusted score, three great triathletes are among the leaders of the ranking, it will be next September 10-11 in Beijing where the 2011 Triathlon World Champion is finally decided.

All results in:

http://www.triathlon.org/results/results/2011_lausanne_itu_elite_sprint_triathlon_world_championships/5996/

TOP 10

1

Brownlee

Jonathan

GBR

00:52:23

2

Gomez

Javier

ESP

00:52:27

3

Brownlee

Alistair

GBR

00:52:38

4

Hauss

David

FRA

00:52:41

5

Bryukhankov

Alexander

RUSSIAN

00:52:42

6

Vidal

Laurent

FRA

00:52:43

7

Zipf

Jonathan

GER

00:52:44

8

Silva

Joao

BY

00:52:52

9

Prochnow

Christian

GER

00:52:55

10

Moulai

Tony

FRA

00:53:02

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