MARATHON WORLD Championship in BANYOLES (ESP)

Tuesday, 28 September 2010

Banyoles beautiful Catalan region under Pyrenees hosted the biggest Marathon race meeting in the year. Juniors, U23, Seniors and also Masters compete for the Marathon title in each group.
Many excellent and always changed races bring also this year great results for JANTEX.

JUNIORS:
K1 Men
2nd BRANDON VAN DER WALT (RSA)
5th JONATHAN TYE (GBR)
8th JORGENSEN RASMUS (DEN)

K1 Women
NEW WORLD CHAMPION ZUZANA SERA (CZE)

U23:
K1 Men
NEW WORLD CHAMPION SALBU DANIEL (NOR)
2nd BOULANGER STEPHANE (FR)
3rd PIMENTA FERNANDO (POR)
4th GRANT VAN DER WALT (RSA)
7th BROEKX TOON (BEL)

SENIORS:
K1 Men
NEW WORLD CHAMPION BEN BROWN (GBR)
K2 Men
2nd COROMINES ALBERT (ESP)

Ben, young British paddler managed his race with brilliant skills. Quick start, all 7 laps strongly under control, excellent in all portages and smashing long finish took his first senior title as one of the youngest K1 paddler ever.
Well done
More info about results here.
WATCH BEN'S WAY TO WIN here.

Gallery

BEN BROWN (GBR) NEW WORLD CHAMPION IN K1 MEN
DANIEL SALBU (NOR) NEW WORLD CHAMPION K1 MEN U 23
ZUZKA SERA (CZ) NEW WORLD CHAMPION K1 WOMEN JUNIOR
BRANDON VAN DER WALT (RSA) 2nd IN K1 MEN JUNIOR
STEPHANE BOULANGER (FR) 2nd in K1 MEN U23
GRANT VAN DER WALT (RSA) 4th and FERNANDO PIMENTA (POR) 3rd in K1 MEN U23