The mayor, Angeles Muñoz, today highlighted the success of Ironman 70.3 and the high level of a test where the members of the Sampedreño team Marina Castro, Ismael Rojas and Javier Díaz Carretero, under the umbrella of the ‘Marca Marbella’ sponsorship program, have been proclaimed champions in the mixed relay category. In the international event, which has had representatives from more than 60 countries, P. Cometta and L. Byram have ranked first in the male and female categories, respectively.
The councilor, who has participated in the awards ceremony, has shown her satisfaction before the development of a sporting event in which the participants have demonstrated their skill in a 1,900-meter swimming segment, a 90-kilometer cycling segment, with a circuit that has traveled through neighboring municipalities such as Ojén, Monda, Coín or Cártama, and another on foot, in the Paseo Marítimo de Marbella, of 21 kilometers.
The classified in the men’s category after P. Cometta, they were G. Lauryssen in second place and L. Worth, in third. In the case of the female, L. Byram has been followed by A. Pietilainem and A. Greenaway.