El Mallorca 140.6 Triathlon which is celebrated the September 24 in Playa de Muro has Ivan Raña as test ambassador.
Raña, world champion and twice Olympic diploma in this sport, is one of the triathlon pioneers in Spain and shares the sporting values that this competition champions within the long-distance panorama.
"The Mallorca 140.6 Triathlon is a return to the origins, to the essence of our sport, without drafting in the cycling segment and in an impressive natural environment.
It is an essential appointment for long-distance triathletes from all over Europe”, affirmed the Galician.
frog, the first Spaniard to be triathlon world champion, He retired from professional sports two years ago, although he continues to train and participate in cycling events and start in many sporting events.
He has always been considered one of the pioneers and "father" of this sport, precursor of the great successes that our best triathletes have achieved in international events.
His charisma and special way of understanding professional and amateur sports make him the best ambassador that the Mallorca 140.6 Triathlon can have, since it is also a very special competition focused on promoting the pure values of this sport.
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Second edition of the test
Mallorca 140.6 on September 24, the date on which it celebrates its second edition, is a demanding first-level competition with one of the most attractive routes possible in the surroundings of Playa de Muro, where the start and finish of the test are located
A spectacular swim in the crystal clear waters of the Bay of Alcùdia is followed by a cycling route with perfect conditions due to its profile and landscape.
No Drafting will be controlled
In addition, one of the hallmarks of this test will remain unchanged as a guarantee of 'fair play': the draft ban (forbidden to go in a platoon or in a wheel with other triathletes), and limits the maximum number of participants to avoid overcrowding in the two distances: Half with 1.9, 90 and 21.1 kilometers, and the Full or "long distance" distance of 3.8, 180 and 42.2 kilometers.
Thus, Mallorca 140.6 Triathlon takes its name from the total sum of its route in miles, 140.6, which is equivalent to 226 kilometers.
Parallel to this long distance, it will be possible to participate in the 'Mallorca 140.6 Half Triathlon', just halfway.
They also keep the vintage category as a tribute to the pioneers of this sport, in which the participants will use material and equipment from the 80s and 90s, and economic prizes totaling €10.000 for the professional triathletes who will fight for a prestigious victory.
This long-distance or 'Ironman' distance triathlon returns to the Balearic Islands at the hands of the local company Kumulus, which has institutional support and extensive experience in organizing international events held in Mallorca, such as the Zafiro Palma Marathon, Portocolom Triathlon, Long Course Weekend, Powerman Mallorca Duathlon, Spartan Race Mallorca, Super League Triathlon or the previous Ironman Mallorca.
The Mallorca 140.6 Triathlon is organized by Kumulus, with the support of the Playa de Muro City Council, and with the support of the Tourism Strategy Agency of the Balearic Islands and the Recovery, Transformation and Resilience Plan of the Government of Spain.