Next Saturday May 25, a new edition of the IRONMAN Lanzarote (the XXVIII in 2019) where this year we will have a great poster of professionals , con el objetivo de get the Slot for the IRONMAN World Championship in Kona, for it it's only worth winning since there are two slots, one for the male category and one for the female category. If the winner was already classified, it would go to the second classified and so on.
You can check in the following link the listing of classifieds for kona
The test that this year brings together more than 1.600 participants, will have as its nerve center Puerto del Carmen, where the swimming will take place, the pits and the finish line will be located.
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Among the participants, the Spanish stand out Ivan Raña, Miquel Blanchart, Emilio Aguayo that debuts in the distance,, Victor Arroyo. In the female category we have a single representative, Merce Tussel.
As for the professionals, we will find at the starting line Alejandro Degasperi winner in 2015 and 2018, Frederick Van Lierde, World Champion in 2013, Guilio Molinari Champion of Europe MD in 2018 the twice won of Challenge Madrid or Timothy Van Houtem among others they will be athletes to take into account.
You can check the following link departure list
Teaser IM Lanzarote 2019
In the female category, the British stand out Emma Pallant, Danish Maja Stage Nielsen (runner-up in Europe of medium distance 2017), the Canadian Rachel mcbride (3rd in the World Long Distance Championship in 2016), the Swedish Lundstron handle (Swedish long distance champion 2016, 2017 and 2018), the American Dede Griesbauer the german Jenny Schulz , the Dutch Tessa Kortekaas or the British Nikki Bartlett among others.
The test will start at 7 in the morning with the 3,8 km in Puerto del Carmen, to continue with the 180 km of cycling on a demanding circuit to finish the 42 km of running.
The test can be followed live through the official website