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Do you want to prepare for the IRONMAN Cascais? Participate in the Swim Challenge Cruise

It is an ideal test for those who are going to compete in the IRONMAN Cascais

 La Swim ChallengeIs a crossing to swim which takes place in the same scenario of IRONMAN Cascais, in the Praia da Ribeira.

It's a ideal test for those who are going to compete in the IRONMAN of the month of September and cDon't know the swimming segment firsthand.

The test will be held on May 24 and offers with 6 distances

El Swim Challenge offers participants up to 6 distances to participate, depending on the level and even for the little ones.

The distances

  • 3.800 m
  • 1.900 m
  • 1.000 m
  • 4x 1.000 relays
  • 200 m child test
  • 400 m child test

Be part of the World Open Water Swimming Series

This crossing is part of the series World Open Water Swim TV Shows and is between 16 best open water tests in the world.

It is the most important crossing in Portugal

El  Swim Challenge, is the most important swimming trip in the neighboring country, where about 1.000 participants are expected this year

The same weekend the “SUP Passeio do Inferno”, With 8km of travel and the“Surf Remada Battle"

Check the official test page

This year Cascais will host two events the same weekend, the IRONMMAN and the IRONMAN 70.3

 The weekend of the September 26-27 will be held in Cascais, another edition of IRONMAN 70.3 and the first IRONMAN in distance.

IRONMAN 70.3 Cascais has become one of the best tests of the european circuit medium distance and now aspires to continue growing with the Full distance test.

The location of Cascais

Cascais is located just 20 minutes from Lisbon International Airport.  With a history of more than 650 years, it is located between Sintra, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, and the town of Oeiras.

This area is ideal in addition to participating in the triathlon, use it as a training zone combining sport and tourism.

In the following article we give you 5 weight reasons to visit the area

Further information:   https://3ironsports.com/en/swim-challenge/

 

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