Less than 40 days after the dispute European Championship of Duathlon Punta Umbría 2020, the French Federation has confirmed the two current world champions Sandra Levenez and Benjamin Choquert will be in the test
Benjamin Choquert the opponent to beat
The French duathletes will be the main rivals to beat in what will be one of the highest level Europeans in history, with the “DuArmada” led by Emilio Martín, one of the best duathletes in history ,.
It will be necessary to take into account the presence of other top-level men such as the Belgian Vandecasteele, bronze in the World Cup in Pontevedra after Martín.
Le Berre, Le Bihan or Bargetto will accompany Benjamin Choquert in the French team.
Choquert comes from making some impressive marks in the Valencia Marathon, where he has even achieved a minimum mark for the Olympic Games for this distance.
Sandra Levenez, the main favorite
As for women, Sandra Levenez, world champion in Pontevedra, is the main favorite, although the Spanish Irene Loizate, current Spanish duathlon champion, will make it very difficult for her in Punta Umbría.
The level in the women's category will also be very powerful, especially when the presence of the European champion, the Austrian Sandrina Illes, is confirmed.
Less than 40 days to test
The province of Huelva will be the main protagonist of the start of the European duathlon and triathlon season in Madzo.
The weekend of March 6 and 8 will be held in the Punta Umbría Duathlon European Championship, and on 14 and 15 the Huelva European Triathlon Cup.