Today, the first edition of the ProTour FETRI, a test with the best trialtets in our country in a SuperSPrint qualifying format with semifinals and finals
Pontevedra turned again with the triathlon and accompanied in the main competition area more than 70 triathletes selected by the ITU Olympic classification ranking, and the rankings of the Spanish Sprint and Olympic distance championships in 2019.
Along with the last Spanish World Champions, Mario Mola and Javier Gómez Noya, at the starting line was the first, Iván Raña, who could not overcome his semifinal although he stayed a thousandths of Rubén Pereira, the last to enter the great ProTour finish. If Ainhoa Murúa, the only female in the national triathlon with four Olympic Games played, managed to enter the final.
In the men's event the final victory has been for Mario Mola, followed by Antonio Serrat y Javier Gómez Noya in third position.
Mola, got the victory in the final, in a double Super Sprint format (250 meters of swimming, 7,2 kilometers of cycling and 1,7 km of running on foot).
The second classified was Antonio Serrat and third was a great Javier Gómez Noya who demonstrates his quality by performing at the highest level at any distance.
Fernando Alarza it was fourth while Roberto Sánchez Mantecón -who was proclaimed world champion sub'31 on August 23 in Lausanne (Switzerland) - finished fifth
In the female category, Anna Godoy took the victory ahead of the New Zealand Anneke Jenkins and Carolina Routier.
Emotion to the end
The finals could not be more exciting, especially the women's one, in which Anna Godoy claimed victory on the same finish line and in a spectacular sprint with Anneke Jenkins, silver medalist. Third was on the Carol Routier podium, after a great race in which they shared the leadership of the final with Sara Pérez Sala, finally fourth classified.
Noya's male career with comeback
More emotion provided if possible the men's race. Mario Mola and Antonio Serrat were always in the leading positions with Fernando Alarza and some other prominent of the national triathlon.
At the end of the first swim, Javier Gómez Noya was somewhat off the hook, but the five-time World Champion was able, once again, to bring out the best in himself and climb to the bronze medal, behind Serrat and a great Mola.