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The women's Triarmada dominates the European Triathlon Cup in Vigo

The European Triathlon Cup was held yesterday in Vigo where the women's Triarmada has achieved a historic triplet in the Elite category.

In the men's category, the Castilian from Leon Kevin Tarek Viñuela He was the best Spaniard, finishing in fifth position.

At 17:00 p.m., the start of the Women's Elite competition began with Sara Guerrero wearing the number 1 number, being the favorite for victory.

The triathlete from Narón remained in the leading group from the beginning, standing out in both swimming and cycling.

In the foot race, he attacked in the last 5.000 meters and crossed the finish line alone to obtain the gold medal. Marta Pintanel, who had competed in the Cagliari World Series the previous week, won the silver medal, while the young Maite Jimenez Orta He won bronze, standing out as a promise in the under 23 category.

In the men's category, the podium was dominated by the internationals Igor Dupuis (France), Nathan Lesmann (France) and Maxime Flurie (Switzerland).

Kevin Tarek Viñuela He stood out in swimming and cycling, remaining in the group of leaders, and finally finished in fifth position, being the best Spaniard at the finish line. He also highlighted La Mancha Castilian Andrew Hilary, who finished in seventh position.

The triathlon day in Vigo was completed with the II Cidade de Vigo Minor Triathlon and the Cadet, Youth and Junior Supersprint Triathlon, where the future promises of Galician triathlon competed on the same stage as their idols, promoting the sport from an early age.

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