The island of Menorca will host on May 1 one of its toughest tests, it will be the TRIATLÔ OLÍMPIC SON BOU which will celebrate its second edition.
Son Bou, in the town of Alaior, will be the nerve center of the event.
Alaior It is located just 12 kilometers from the capital of Menorca (Mahón).
This town is characterized by its spectacular views that can be appreciated at the highest points of the town, its monumental heritage, its rural areas and the white sand beaches and crystal clear waters.
La Menorca island it is a destination chosen by millions of tourists, Biosphere Reserve since 1993 where you can find nature, tranquility, beaches and sports.
With 216 kilometers of coastline, Menorca has more than 70 beaches, of fine white sand in the south and reddish tones in the most rugged coves of the north.
Its geological variety makes it a place of undoubted beauty in which wild cliffs contrast with soft sand.
If you are thinking of a destination to compete this first part of the year, participating in the Triatlô Olímpic Son Bou is a great option, since you will be able to combine sport and tourism in a single weekend.
2 distances to choose
The test will have 2 distances to be chosen by the participants, depending on their level, a supersprint triathlon and an Olympic
In this second edition, the ideal Super Sprint distance has been added to debut in this sport.
- Olympic triathlon: 1.500 m swimming, 41 km cycling, 10 km running
- Super Sprint Triathlon: 350 m swimming, 14 km cycling, 2,8 km running
The segment of swimming It will take place on the Son Bou beach, right in front of its beautiful basilica in a 1-lap circuit.
And scycling segment It will cross the area on a 13,8-kilometer circuit where the participants will enjoy the beautiful views and the test will end with the running race between El Prat and Son Bou beach, finishing next to the Hotel Sol Milanos Pingüinos Son Bou.
Triatlô Olímpic Son Bou cycling segment video
Foot Race Segment
Direct place for the Spanish Championship
In addition, the first 3 classified in both the male and female categories will obtain a direct pass to the Spanish Triathlon Championship that will be held in Banyoles (Girona) in September.
Last days of discounted prices
The test that already has open the inscriptions for the 2 distances ends the discounted price this next day 10, increasing its price.
Registrations are going well, so if you want to participate you will have to hurry.
El Triatlô Olímpic Son Bou It is organized by the Elitechip company and has the support of the Balearic Triathlon Federation (Fetrib) and the collaboration of the Alaior City Council and the sponsorship of the Fundacio Foment del Turisme de Menorca.
More information www.triatlosonbou.com