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Javier Gómez Noya and Judith Corachán favorites for the Spanish Medium Distance Triathlon Championship

The Bilbao Triathlon will have the best level in recent years.

This next Saturday, September 26, it will be played at the Bilbao Triathlon el Championship of Spain of Average Distance with a great level.

The star of the test will be Javier Gómez Noya that starts as the great favorite, in the female category the favorite is Judith Corachán

The test, which will feature a strong security protocol and it will be armored to the public at the finish line and consists of 1.900 meters of swimming in the Bilbao estuary, 82,5 km of cycling with the climb to the Morga peak and 21 km of running divided into 3 laps of 7 km each.

The favorites

As for the favorites, in the male category the Galician Javier Gómez Noya is that he takes all the bets, after his victories in the French Grand Prix and in the City of Santander Triathlon. Noya comes to this test in good shape.

Other triathletes to consider will be Gustavo Rodríguez, Jose Andújar, Cesc Godoy , Albert Moreno, Christopher God o Pello Osoro among others, although the latter is still doubtful due to an injury.

Male start list

In the female category the favorite is Judith Corachán, although it will be necessary to take into account Gurutze Frades, Eva Valero o Anneke Jenkins among others.

Female starting list

€ 21.000 in prizes

This year with the contribution of € 15.000 that the PTO has made to the test, the Bilbao Triathlon will offer the following € 21.000 in prizes to professionals

1st and 1st

2.250 €

2st and 2st

1.875 €

3st and 3st

1.500 €

4st and 4st

1.125 €

5st and 5st

750 €

Opening hours

The Bilbao Triathlon will start at 13:30 p.m. with the elite men's event and 5 minutes later the elite women's category will start under the «rolling-start» format

The arrival of the first participants at the finish line is expected around 17:00 p.m.

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