The competition will host its twentieth anniversary with a main prize of 5,000 euros in each category
Zarauzko Triatloia will give the best prize of Spanish half distance
Zarautz, 2th of February, 2016. The winners or ‘txapeldunes’ in male and female category of Zarauzko Triatloia 2016, will be given the best money prize of half distance competitions that are currently held in Spain, as they will pocket an equal prize of 5,000 euros.
Zarauzko Triatloi Elkartea, the club that hosts the triathlon, is working hard to make the 30th edition of the race an unforgettable one. One of the first developments to be announced is the increase of %33 in the prize money compared to the last year’s edition. That is to say, this year will be given a total of 18,000 euros in prizes.
Patricia Damian, President of ZTE explained that “since this comp was organized first time in our city three decades ago, our goal has been clear: to give the popular athletes the chance to compete with the best professionals, with an identical personal kindness for everybody. With this objective, we have been one of the few competitions in Spain that has always maintained a high level of prize money. It´s a hard deal, but it compensates us, so the best world class professionals have been competing in our little city. And this year is a very special one. The anniversary explains the increase of prize money, which is even better than in the well known international brands.”
The registration of XXX Triatloia Zarauzko will open on 13th of February just online, and the competition will be held on June 11.