Ion Bermejo achieves a place for the Ironman World Cup in Hawaii

The victory he achieved on September 12 at the Ironman in Vitoria-Gasteiz was the key that opened the zizurtarra Ion Bermejo Yanguas, after many months of effort, the doors are wide open to the dream of the vast majority of long-distance triathletes: to compete in the World Championships in Kona (Hawaii). It has qualified for the edition that will take place in October 2022.

The navarro triathlete22 years old, finished in 28th place overall and signed the first place in the Alava test within the age group between 18 and 24 years old with a time of 8:30:13 -thus improving the mark of his two previous participations in the distance – to complete the 3.8 kilometers of the swim segment, the 190 on the bike and the 42.195 finals of the race on foot of this demanding test.

A triumph that gave him the 5,000 points that he needed to be able to qualify and attend the world event within his age group.

Yes indeed, the ticket to hawaii is not stamped yet. Going to this emblematic, and exclusive, competition is going to mean an extra effort for Bermejo, who is now looking for financial help to be able to face and fulfill this sporting dream.

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