El Embrunman, is one of the hardest and most important triathlons on the international long distance scene, where athletes will have to cover 3,8 km of swimming, 188 km of cycling through the French Alps with almost 4.000 meters of positive elevation gain to finish with 42,2, XNUMX km of running on foot through the town of Embrun.
Judith Corachán take part in this test again, after it was third last year. This season Judith is completing a great season after the LD World runner-up in Pontevedra, the third place achieved in the IRONMAN Vitoria and the victories in Challenge Salou, Bizakaia Triathlon and Zarautz.
Belgians Tine Dekers winner in 2017 and Alexandra Tondeur, reigning ITU Long Distance world champion are the main favorites to victory, as well as the American Lisa Roberts and the switzerland Emma Bilham
In the men's event, the presence of the winners stands out James Cunnama, Andrej Vistica o Diego Van Looy, other triathletes to consider are Romain Guillaume o Timothy Van Houtem among others.
There will be a large Spanish representation in the test, where it is headed Víctor del Corral in a competition where he was already second in 2015, 2012 and third in 2011. Triathletes will accompany him as Carlos Lopez, Pit Osoro o Erik Merino among others.
The test will begin on August 15 at 6:00 AM and can be followed live through its website: https://www.embrunman.com/infos-live/