Recall that the Olympic record is 1: 46.25 Since Alistair Brownlee stop at London 2012.
As we said, they are the Brownlee British brothers the great favorites in this sporting mode. Alistair, who is not today due to injury, has two gold medals of his participations in London 2012 and Rio 2016. The brother of him Jonathan Brownlee, who already nothing with the platoon in Tokyo, has in his possession a silver and an Olympic bronze .
They reach the first buoy the participants.
Now, they are already in the water! The male triathlon of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games begins.
The output is repeated again! A zodiac was still in the departure zone and will proceed to go out again.
One of the great favorites to take a medal in this test is Jonathan Brownlee, who will not be able to count on the company of his brother enlisting by injury, but who left one of the most beautiful images of triathlons in recent years. In the Triathlpon of Mexico 2016, Alistair helped Him's brother compete to Jonathan to complete the last meters in an act of sportsmanship.
With a palmarket full of medals, Mario Mola has also competed in Olympic Games (he did it in Rio 2016) and it is three times the World Cup. In the case of Fernando Alarza, he achieved the World Bronze Medal in 2016 and Subcampeón de Europa in 2018.
Everything prepared to live the triathlon with our three Spanish representatives!
For the Spanish delegation, this test is one of the big appointments of the Olympic calendar which will be given in the Bay of Odaiba in less than half an hour, where it will begin 1,500 meters a swim. They are Javier Gómez Noya, Mario Mola and Fernando Alarza, who will be candidates to win an Olympic medal tonight. In the case of Gómez Noya, he already knows what he is to win a medal in Olympic Games, after London 2012 silver.
Good night! Welcome to the third day of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games with one of the most important tests: the male Olympic triathlon. From 6:30 in Tokyo, 23:30 in Spain, the triathlon will begin, with the aim of avoiding the highest humidity and the toughest hours of the day.Date Of Update: 25 July 2021, 17:49