Challenge Madrid 2019 arrives with important news. The competition will take place on September 22th starting in San Martin de Valdeiglesias and will have a new route, much flatter with less climbing. Challenge Madrid also presents a half distance for 2019, in addition to the long distance, with finish line at the Puerta del Sol. It's a good opportunity to enjoy swimming in a reservoir in the Sierra Madrileña, a spectacular bike race and a matathon through the center of Madrid that ends in one of the most important and recognizable places in Spain.
On the one hand, the organization keeps the long distance circuit, with 3.8 km of swimming; 180 km by bicycle and 42 km running and, on the other, presents a half distance race, with 1.9 km swimming; 90 km bike and 21 km running. The swimming segment will take place on the Virgen Nueva beach (also known as the beach of Madrid).
The cycling part will start in San Martín de Valdeiglesias. The race of 180 km will pass through Pelayos de la Presa, Cadalso de los Vidrios, Tiemblo, Cebreros, Villanueva de la Cañada and will end in Vilafranca del Castillo. In the section of 90 km, the cycling competition will also start in San Martin de Valdeiglesias and will pass through Pelayos de la Presa, Navas del Rey and Villanueva de la Cañada, to end in Brunete.
Finally, the running race will finish with the awesome atmosphere and surroundings in Puerta del Sol. A spectacular place to finish this triathlon event with the presence of significant number of people that don't want to miss this moment. The distances will be 42 km and 21 km for Full and Half, respectively.
SNLT, oficial agency
Sport No Limit Travel is the official and exclusive travel agency for this event. We have designed family packages aimed at offering maximum service to the triathlete and their family and companions. These packages offer the possibility to perfectly combine tourism, sport and family. Reserve your package now HERE. If you have any questions you can contact our specialists by sending an email to [email protected] or by calling +34 977 110 420.
Novotel Madrid Center, Challenge territory
Novotel Madrid Center is the official hotel to the competition. The hotel will be even more important in 2019 and will be the nerve centre of the race. The Novotel Madrid Center will receive the event organization, as well as the awards ceremony of Challenge Madrid, on September 23th. In addition, SNLT will have their own space inside the hotel to deliver race bibs to clients and provide all the information so that the participants only have to focus on racing.