On March 8, the circuit of the Triathlon World Series where in the opening round of the circuit in Abu Dhabi, will be last year's champions Mario Mola y Vicky Holland.
In the list of professionals published by the organization we have 7 Spanish representatives, Mario Mola, Fernando Alarza, Vicente Hernández , Antonio Serrat, Carolina Routier, Anna Godoy y Miriam Casillas.
As for the favorites, the Abu Dhabi test will host the best triathletes in the specialty such as Henri Schoeman last year's winner the young Alex Yee who won the Cape Town World Cup last week, Kristian Blummenfelt, Richard Murray , Richard Varga among others. But all eyes will be on Mario Mwave that will try to get his fourth world title in a row. TO Fernando Alarza It will also be necessary to take him into account in the fight for the medals.
In the women's event, in addition to last year's World champion Vicky Holland will be Katie Zaferes y Georgia Taylor, second and third of the Ranking in 2018 in addition to Flora Duffy, Rachel Klamer winner last year, Ai Ueda that comes from winning in Cape Town, Jessica Learmonth, Ashleigh Gentle o Taylor Spivey among others.
As for the Spanish, Carolina Routier returns to the maximum competition in this test, after his good debut in Cape Town where he was 20th. Miriam Casillas also comes looking forward to his sixth place in the test
Javier Gómez Noya he will not participate in the test, as he already announced, and will wait for the next one in Bermuda that will be played over Olympic distance. This will be your lap to distance after the IRONMAN time. Noya participates this weekend in the IRONMAN 70.3 by Geelong, where he will look for the slot for the Nice IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.
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