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Queretaro www.queretaro.travel is one of the premier Historical Turistic spots in Central Mexico and also one of the top Triathlon destinations in the Country as Challenge San Gil Queretaro is a 20 + year event.

Having Challenge San Gil Queretaro as part of Challenge Family Series highlights the importance of the race in Mexico and of the state of Queretaro, this race site ensures all participants a great Triathlon site in a really nice environment.

CHALLENGE SAN GIL QUERETARO 2018, is one of Mexico´s top Long Distance Triathlon events of the country, and now as part of the prestigious Challenge Family World Series events, we hope the event will keep growing as one of Mexicós long time favorites Traithlons.

On July the 8th, 2018 the twenty-eighth year of the race, and the forth year as CHALLENGE event in Mexico.

CHALLENGESANGIL, San Juan del Rio, Queretaro is a Half Challenge distance Triathlon of 1.9 km swimming, 90 km cycling and 21 km running.

What will make CHSANGIL QUERETARO different?

There are four main features that define Challenge San Gil Queretaro, as follows:


Travel Queretaro - The Setting

We offer you the chance to compete in one of Mexico´s top Triathlon site destinations; in San Gil we have one of Latin America largest artificial lakes within the Residential Area. Specifically in Queretaro, www.queretaro.travel there are plenty of things to do and discover.

The area is well known for its fine Hacienda Hotels, for its architecture, it gastronomy, and its colonial Style. Queretaro enjoys a warm climate most of the year, with more than 270 days of sunshine a year and a gentle temperature, San Gil is ideal for training and competing at any time.

Competitors won’t just enjoy the race day; the whole stay will be great.


This includes:

First class hotels: a varied and fully adapted range within a 40 Km radius, there are plenty of options to have a great weekend.

The Host Hotel will be Mision San Gil, has the capacity and experience needed for handling major events.

Travel queretaro - The Infrastructure

Great food: top quality food combining traditional Spanish dishes with the finest international cuisine.

Pasta Carbo Party: We’ll notify you! We have devoted much time and effort to plan a Pasta Party in alliance with our host hotel Mision San Gil, everything at the level of what you deserve, please come hungry and eat everything!.

The CHSANGIL Pro presentation Cocktail, will take place in Mision San Gil, the exact place will be published soon. It consists of an overflowing food buffet, where pasta and other carbohydrates are the starring.

Remember, we love to show Mexican style cooking skills so, in CHSANGIL Cocktail,  you will find plenty of choices and an excellent variety of international flavors and recipes.

Further, to liven up the food, we will have entertainment, music and we will also have the introduction of all the professional athletes that will race in CHSANGIL.

We want CHSANGIL to be an unforgettable experience for you, first, we will conquer your palate!


Day: Friday July 6th,  2018

Place: Coming soon

Other attractions: San Juan del Río is located 10 minutes driving from San Gil, a big shopping mall, Mexican International restaurants, and other attractions are: great shops and a range of leisure options and services.

Training centers: Probably there are no needs for training centers in the area, as June is the perfect month to train and race in San Gil. The artificial lake is over 23 degrees Celsius, so open water swim is guaranteed on race week.

Everything triathletes might need for the different disciplines: running tracks, swimming pools, and gyms are all available within site, with countless open-air routes to enjoy.


CHSANGIL circuits stand out not just for their beauty but also for their difficulty, their variation, and control.

This is where the organization comes in. The team operates under the motto “Your Challenge is Our Challenge” to provide participants and their families with a complete holiday and competition service, guaranteeing the most enjoyment in terms of sports activities for the athletes, with maximum safety and control, and the chance for everyone to enjoy the setting to the fullest.

Travel Queretaro Organization


At CHSANGIL our aim is to provide a global experience that goes beyond hosting the best triathlon event in Mexico. That’s why we’ve prepared an extensive and varied program of parallel activities to ensure that triathletes and their companions get the most out of their stay.

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