Each time the ultra-distance tests are having more acceptance within the triathlon and although the Ultraman is a brave thing.
A Spanish company has created the brand KOA Distance, with the dispute of a Ultraman medium, An ideal distance for those who want to move to ultradistance
What is an Ultraman?
For those who do not know a Ultraman It consists of completing 515 kilometers in 3 days of competition, where each participant will complete 10 km of swimming in the ocean, 421 km of cycling and 84 km of running on foot with a double marathon on the last day of the race.
And the Ultraman medium?
And in the case of KOA distance, participants will make an Ultraman medium with the following distances:
- 1º day: 5 km of swimming + 72 km of cycling
- 2º day: 138 km of cycling
- 3º day: 42 km running race
The Koa Distance circuits
How to participate?
In order to participate in the test, it is necessary to have finished a long distance triathlon (3,8k swim + 180k bike + 42k run) in the period between January 2019 and April 2020.
Is required minimum 1 assistant per participant, although 2. The number of entries is limited to 40. This 2020 will be its fourth edition
Further information: http://koadistance.com/