The Spanish Triathlon Federation launches in 2019 a new national championship focused on the usual athletes participating in Age Groups and under the Individual Time Trial format, which will take place in Pontevedra on Saturday October 12, within the framework of FETRI ProTour and that will bring together in the Galician city best Spanish triathletes with the participation of the great national stars of the World Series.
The competition distances will be the usual in a sprint triathlon, with 750 meters of swimming, 20 kilometers of cycling and 5 kilometers of running on foot.
A discipline in continuous growth
The time trial format has seen great growth in recent years in duathlon and triathlon team competitions, and will represent a different way of tackling a triathlon event individually for each and every athlete facing the challenge.
The spectacular nature of the circuits of Pontevedra, located in the surroundings of the Lérez river, the island of Sculptures and the historic pedestrianized center of the city, together with the attraction of the FETRI ProTour that will have the same weekend in competition for international triathletes of maximum level, the champion and the Spanish champion of Sprint and Olympic Triathlon, plus the best classified in both national championships, wrap the premiere of the new event.
The FETRI ProTour continues betting on the show
The new environment of FETRI ProTour, competition focused on the show and the relevance of Spanish triathletes, will also have special attention to the participants in the new Spanish Individual Time Trial Triathlon Championship, protagonists along with the rest of athletes present and in action during the weekend.