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Challenge San Gil Queretaro, Mexico 2016

Posted on: Wednesday 14th October 2015

July the 3rd, 2016 will be the new date for the second edition of Challenge San Gil, one of the oldest and more traditional Long Distance Triathlon events in Mexico.

With a great debut in its first edition as a world series event of Challenge Family, athletes from Mexico received the Challenge Family series with great enthusiasm. Some of them got the chance to qualify to the “legend” Challenge Roth Triathlon of 2016.

Todo listo para el Challenge San Gil, Querétaro 2016

In Challenge San Gil Queretaro, triathletes enjoy a really nice swim in San Gil private lake. Then they start the challenging bicycle course. San Gil 90 kilometers ride is a demanding one; a 45 loop full of landscapes and impressive uphills and downhills. In the final downhill, triathletes reach more than 45 miles per hour in the final kilometers of the ride, the long 33 kilometer downhill makes all the climbing worth it and a recovery chance to get ready for the final 21.1 km run.

Junior Challenge 2016

With a run course inside the Residential area of San Gil, a 2 loop course that offer triathletes different views of the San Gil community.

People living in San Gil Residential areas offer additional aid stations, music, showers, etc.. to athletes. Mexican people and specially the local community are very supportive and always happy to help athletes from around the world.

CHALLENGE SAN GIL maybe a tough event, but it is a race in a very nice environment.

Queretaro is one of the premier Historical Turistic spots in Central Mexico and also one of the top Triathlon destinations in the Country. Queretaro, is a great and very safe State in Mexico, that will ensure all participants a great triathlon weekend.

The area is well know 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, the ideal Mexico´s place for training and competing at any time.

Save the date for 2016 !!! Competitors won’t just enjoy the race day; the whole stay will be great.

Registration will open on November the 1st, 2015 with a very attractive opening fee. For more information, please check the following link: http://en.challenge-sangil.com/race-info/information-and-cost/

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