This 2020, will be held for the first time in Portugal a long distance triathlon and it will be after 3 years hosting 70.3 the city of Cascais.
El IRONMAN Cascais, will have 2 tests in 2020, on Saturday the Full distance and on Sunday the IRONMAN 70.3.
With more than 3.000 participants this 2019, it is expected with the queen test to gather more than 5.000 trialtets in Cascais.
In the past IROMAN 70.3 Cascais, Javier Gómez Noya got the victory and the pass for the IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship in New Zealand and taking advantage of our stay we have chatted with its director Paulo Figueiredo, who told us first hand how special this hotel is since it has been designed for the triathlete
The Cascais area
Cascais is located just 20 minutes from Lisbon International Airport. With a history of more than 650 years, it is located between Sintra, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, and the town of Oeiras.
This area is ideal in addition to participating in the triathlon, using it as a training area combining sport and tourism.
In the following article we give you 5 weight reasons to visit the area
An ideal area to train all year round.
This area of Portugal offers everything an athlete needs to train, Cascais has a perfect combination of sea, mountains, climate with almost 300 days of sunshine a year.
El hotel ofrece sports campus throughout the year, oriented to triathletes and cyclists
Live the Triathlon in this hotel from the first day
One of the best places to stay is in the official hotel, not only because it offers all the comforts for the triathlete, but in it the IRONMAN is lived since you enter, Ya que director Paulo Figueiredo is a triathlete and has participated in IM Hawaii on one occasion.
At the La Quinta da Marinha Resort hotel, it is where all the professionals of the competition stay, and you breathe triathlon from the moment you enter the door
During the week of the competition, this hotel offers various sservices designed by a triathlete, for triathletes knowing the needs of traveling to a competition.
On the one hand, they have the lunch, dinner and breakfast with area special for triathletes, with special foods and a menu designed for athletes.
The hotel, offer bike outings to recognize the cycling circuit of the competition.
There mechanics service, in addition to suppliers with official test nutrition, ideal to try it before the competition
In addition to a relax pool, gym, sauna, etc. The hotel has a small lake to train swimming in the complex itself, within the golf course of the hotel.
The rooms are very spacious, to be able to store bicycles without problems, although a guarded parking lot is offered for participants
On the day of the competition, there is a Transfer service to go to the starting area, which is just 9 minutes from the hotel.
More information about the hotel: https://www.quintadamarinha.com/pt/Onyria/Hotel-Quinta-Marinha-Resort.aspx