The 6 and 7 for July Castellón Triathlon will host more than 1.000 participants. The Javier Marquina football field will be the meeting point.
On Saturday it will be the turn of the little ones. More than 200 schoolchildren will perform an aquatlón, which is part of the Vialterra Sports Games of the Valencian Community, and within the activities of the Minitriathlon, an activity promoted by the Trinidad Alfonso Foundation; and that it will also have an area for children throughout the weekend, in the vicinity of the Expo, where the youngest members of the household will be able to make a first approach to the world of triathlon through play.
In the afternoon the activity will continue in the Javier Marquina with the collection of bibs of the tests of the adults and with an exhibitor area in which to make some purchases.
Olympic Sunday 8, Sprint and Supersprint
Sunday will start at 8 in the morning the queen of Castellón Triathlon competition. The first to take the start will be the triathletes who will play the Olympic distance (1.500 meters of swimming, 40 kilometers of cycling and 10 kilometers of running on foot), they will do it in four batches.
Starting at 9.45 am it will be the turn of the participants of the sprint triathlon (750 meters of swimming, 20 kilometers of cycling and 5 kilometers of running on foot), with five different starts. In this modality we can enjoy for the first time the competition in pairs, in which the two members of it must complete the entire test together.
The 10.25 is the chosen time for all those who dispute the Supersprint mode (350 meters of swimming, 10 kilometers of cycling and 2,5 kilometers of running on foot). In this distance there will also be competition in pairs, all of them may be made up of two girls, two boys and mixed.
Once the competition in the Javier Marquina field is over, the awards ceremony will take place, where the first three of each category and distance will take the podium.
The test can be followed by Streaming
As a novelty in 2019 all the competition will be broadcast via streaming and it can be seen through the Mediterranean Triathlon Facebook account, so that everyone can compete in this great competition.
In addition, we encourage everyone to go to the Grao de Castellón to be able to experience the competition live, both in the different passing areas of the athletes, and through the giant screen that will be installed to make monitoring the live broadcast, and not missing anything that happens in the competition.
Valencia the next stop of the Mediterranean Triathlon
The next stop of Mediterranean Triathlon will be on Valencia Triathlon, the 13, 14 and 15 for September. Alicante Triathlon It will be the test in charge of closing the circuit on September 28 and 29. Registrations for both tests are still open on the event's website.