Gustavo Rodríguez and Marina Damlaimcourt win in the 23rd Pálmaces Triathlon.

With this victory Gustavo Rodríguez achieved his fifth consecutive podium and the third victory, equaling Alejando Santamaría, being the only men to win 3 times in Pálmaces.

 

Yesterday, in the small town of Pálmaces de Jadraque, a new edition of the Pálmaces Triathlon was held, one of the classics of the national territory with its own typical distances, 1800 m of swimming, 60 km of cycling where drafting is not allowed and 12 km of running on foot.

In the men's competition Pablo Dapena he was the first to cover the 1800m swim, followed by Joan Ruvireta and Victoriano Raso. More lags were made by Gustavo Rodríguez and Alex Santamaría. Gustavo Rodriguez it marked a great comeback in the cycling sector reaching the T2 in the lead ... position that would not leave until mint taking the victory. The second place was for Pablo Dapena and the third for Moving away Santamaría.

With the victory of yesterday Gustavo got his fifth consecutive podium and the third victory, equaling Alejando Santamaría being the only men to win 3 times in Pálmaces.

As regards the female competition, incontestable victory Marina Damlaimcourt, who came out of the water first, performed the entire competition alone to win with authority. After her came the manchega Alba Reguillo (in the end regional champion of CLM of medium distance) making a large partial on foot. Our colleague and collaborator in Triathlon News closed Ana Casares, who after leaving a little behind in the swim came back several positions in the other two segments to get the third place.

  Marina Damlaimcourt

Photos: FotoTRI 

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