What will happen in Samorin in 2 weeks to make it the Epicenter of the world triathlon?

the slovak city of Samorin will attract the weekend of August 20 and 21 to all eyes of triathlon.

In the city where it is disputed The Championship, with the famous X-bionic® Sphere as a center, that weekend two tests will be played.

Collins Cup will be held on Saturday 20 and World Long Distance Triathlon Championship 21 Sunday.

Collins Cup

This competition brings together the best athletes in the specialty but by teams from Europe, USA and International.

The best of the PTO Ranking in addition to other chosen ones that will surely offer a show to all lovers of this sport.

They stand out Kristian Blummenfelt, Magnus Ditlev, Sam long, Lionel Sanders, Daniela Ryf, Anne Haug o Laura Phillip among other

You can check this link the list of participants in The Collins Cup.

World Long Distance Championship

But that same weekend the Long Distance World Championship will be played in the environment of the World Triathlon Multisport Championships.

In this test will be the Spanish triathlete Pablo Dapena, who comes to the event with bronze in the 70.3 world championship and a victory in Challenge Gdansk.

Pablo has already won this title in 2018 in Fyn and was second in 2019 in Pontevedra, so he has already shown his quality and will surely be fighting to be at the top again.

The novelty for this year is that the distance will change respect to others and will be played over 2.000 meters in swimming, 80 km of cycling and 18 km of running.

LD Triathlon World Championship Circuit
LD Triathlon World Championship Circuit

In this test there will also be triathletes such as Thomas Steger, Frederic Funk, Denis Chevrot or the ITU Richard Varga o Pierre Le Corre among others.

See departure list test

In the Multisport Championships there will also be an Aquathlon and Aquabike test.

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