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Endurance plea on home soil: BMW code envoy Alessandro Zanardi to contest in a IRONMAN 70.3 Italy, Pescara.

Munich. Alessandro Zanardi (ITA) has combined another eventuality to
his 2017 triathlon schedule: on 18th June, he will take
partial in a IRONMAN 70.3 Italy, Pescara. After he had won dual more
Paralympic bullion medals in handcycling in Rio de Janeiro (BRA) in
2016, a BMW Brand Ambassador motionless to feature his activities
in prolonged stretch triathlons for this year. Before he tackles the
Austria-Kärnten eventuality in Klagenfurt (2nd July) and the
World Championship in Hawaii (14th October), he will
contest on his home dirt in Pescara.


Pescara is located during a Adriatic seashore and offers a scenic backdrop
for a event. The swimming apportionment of 1.9 kilometres will be hold in
open water. It is followed by a 90 kilometres bike territory by the
foothills of a Abruzzo Mountains. Zanardi will use his handcycle for
this march by vineyards and groves of olive trees. The running
section, that Zanardi will finish with his olympic wheelchair, will
be hold on a 21.1 kilometre march along a beach dance and
by downtown Pescara.


“It is something special for me since we am Italian and we know
Pescara utterly well. we have a lot of friends there,” Zanardi said. “In
fact, we have privately been to Pescara several times as one of my
friends from a Italian para-cycling organisation is from a area and,
interjection to him, we had a event to organize several training
camps there. In a final one we went out a cycling march of the
triathlon. we am really vehement since it is a really technical cycling
course, and a landscape is pleasing there. It could be that on this
hilly march we will not be as quick as we routinely am with my handcycle
on a flat, though we will try my really best.”


“It is a really rival triathlon. we have seen in a previous
editions that a turn of a athletes is routinely utterly high,”
Zanardi continued. “I especially contest there to ready for the
plea that awaits me in Hawaii. To exam myself among a really strong
and vast organisation of quick triathletes is a singular event to go
by my training march as we am still a amateur in this new
discipline. This is a reason that we am really excited. For me it is a
continual find in a things that we do and a usually approach that you
can benefit knowledge is by participating in good competitions. That is
because we motionless to go to Pescara.”


In addition, Zanardi is also formulation his para-cycling report for
this year, starting with a UCI Para-cycling Road World Cup in
Maniago in Italy from 12th to 14th May.