The top, worldwide known, off road triathlon, is taking place in a unique event in Greece, on 20 & 21 April, in Vouliagmeni beach. It is a great chance for athletes, to find themselves between the best athletes in the world, cross their limits, and live a unique experience!
The XTERRA Greece Championship, is set up by XTERRAGreece and the municipality of Vari-Voula-Vouliagmeni. It is about a complete and unique sports and fun experience. TRIMORE Multisports TOUR, is building around the main sports event, a two days sports and fun variety of events, full of activities for the kids, the family, everyone. The deep ‘’know-how’’ on behalf of the organizer is offering a high standard quality event.
Saturday, 20th of April, a feast of sports and fun activities for the whole family.
On Saturday morning, till late in the afternoon, in Vouliagmeni beach, a beautiful set up will be waiting for all the athletes and their companions, to explore the expo area of the race, get to know the goods and services of our sponsors and take part in a wide range of fun and sports activities.
The full variety of activities, that have been planned in cooperation with the Municipality of Vari-Voula-Vouliagmeni and especially the Sports, Culture and Kids Physical Education department, will excite the visitors of every age that will participate, free of charge.
09.15 Kids Yoga
09.30 Jiu Jitsu
10.00 Kids Cross Aquathlon (swimming – run across the beach)
11:00 Yoga experience for kids and adults
11:00 Windsurf Experience
11.15 Laser run (one of the modern pentathlon sports activity)
12.00 Aqua Aerobic
12:15 Meteorite hunt.
17.00 CyclingIdle (on wooden bicycles Co-comat)
13:00 Windsurf Experience
13:30 SUP Experience
15:00 Windsurf Experience
20:00 Pasta and More
On Sunday 21st of April, experiencemore.. in the top race XTERRA Greece Championship !
More than 150 athletes from all around the world, from at least 20 countries, will be joint with hundreds of Greek athletes, to brighten up all together Vouliagmeni beach, which will be the central arena of the event. At the start point we will meet all categories of athletes, top athletes, new ones, all with the same love and passion for triathlon.
Among all, we will meet: Lesley Paterson, the American World Champion of XTERRA 2018. Last year’s XTERRA Greece champion, Arthur Forissier, from France. The Belgium athlete Kris Coddens, champion of XTERRA Greece 2015. The Italian Francois Carloni, 2018 Europe champion and 2016 XTERRA Greece champion. The Austrian, 2018 European champion Carina Wasle, who also took the 1st place in Cyprus recently. Last but not least, the 4 times XTERRA Greece champion, Helena Erbenova from Czech Republic.
The first start will be given at 09:00!
The athletes will race two different distances:
- FullDistance: 1,5kSwim, 30kMountain Bike, 10k Trail Run
- SprintDistance: 0,75kSwim, 15k Mountain Bike, 5k Trail Run.
The winner of every age group in the full distance race, will be qualified for the XTERRA World Championship finalrace, that is taking place every October in Hawaii, Maui.
In the last event that took place in 2018, it was the French Arthur Forissier, in men’s category, that cut the thread on the finish line and it was Nicole Walters from Great Britain, in women’s category, that finished first.
From the Greek athletes, it was Grigoris Souvatzoglou that took the first place in men’s category, in the full distance, and Nadia Sintzanaki in women’s category.
The award ceremony will take place at 14.00, in Vouliagmeni beach and the qualified ones will get in their hands their ‘tickets’ for the finals in Hawaii!
Experience more in 7th XTERRA Greece Championship with GERMANOS.
Our strategic partner GERMANOS is strongly supporting the athlete’s efforts and will be present with activities, that will be taking place under the specially set up tents GTECHSHOWROOM and GFITNESSANDWELLBEINGHUB, in order to get people in contact with the high technology and wellbeing. Well-knownInstructorswill initiate visitors and athletes in workouts such as yoga, pilates, yogalates and will also run short nutrition seminars, techandfitness and lifecoach. Many more surprises and presents will be waiting for those that will participate in Germanos’ exciting activities.
Go Further to the 7th XTERRA Greece Championship with Ford Motor Hellas
Remaining totally faithful to the philosophy ‘’Go further’’, Ford Motor Hellas, is, for the second year, one of the main sponsors of TRIMORE-XTERRA Greece. Ford Motor Hellas will be with us, offering the unique driving experience of the high technology Ford cars, to the members of the organizing committee and the Elite/PRO athletes. On top of that an extra service of free transportation for the Elite athletes as well as their equipment, throughout the race, will be offered. Everyone will have the chance to see the Ford cars models, that have the same dynamic and adventurous character with the race.
Powerful presence of VIKOS SA
VIKOS SA with the natural mineral water VIKOS and the refreshments VIKOS, is XTERRA Greece – TRIMORE’s big sponsor. VIKOS is taking care of the athletes and visitors hydration throughout the sports and fun activities of the event. VIKOS is supporting and reinforcing the sports ideal. During the two days event, our big sponsor will be by the thriathletes and visitors side, making sure that it hydrates and fresh them up, throughout their fun and sports activities.
Sports sponsors, Arena and Saucony. Arena, the so well known brand of swimming equipment and Saucony, the sports shoes and clothes company, is supporting us to make it a great sports event.
Triathletes and visitors will be delighted and energized by the high taste quality Orsero bananas. With Counterpain feel the warmth of its ingredients helping to relieve muscle soreness and stiffness
The event, with the sponsorship of the Greek Federation of Modern Pentathlon, the Greek Cycling Federation and the Greek Tourism Organization, is honored to have the support of its Strategic Partner Germanos, its sponsors FORD, VIKOS,MOTORCRAFT-OMNICRAFT, ARENA – SAUCONY, MINETTA insurance, IATRIKO ATHINON GROUP, EUROPEAN LIFEGUARDS SCHOOL and many more supporters.
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