Fernando Alarza Vicente
Triathlon - I am passionate about sports. Since I was little I admired professional athletes because I grew up in a family passionate about sports. When I started practicing triathlon, a sport that brought together three passions, I dreamed of being what I am now, and being able to participate in some Olympic Games. I feel fortunate to be part of the Etixx team, but above all, to maintain it over time and that they continue to trust me and my work. It is a luxury to work with a brand like this, which makes you feel valued and loved.
Triathlon -> Universidad De Alicante (UA)
Hours of training per week
"Bad times are
the best learning."
My favourite Etixx products
The Etixx product that I use the most on a daily basis is undoubtedly the Recovery Shake, which helps me regain fatigue after each workout. Depending on how the training was and what I need to recover, I take the High Protein shake, which gives me a recovery bonus.
During exercise, every day in each of the swimming or cycling training sessions I do, I take Isotonic, which helps me hydrate myself and replace the electrolytes lost during exercise.
In competition, undoubtedly the Isotonic Energy Gel and Nutritional Energy Gel, depending on how hard it is in terms of the weather. If we expect a race with a lot of heat, I resort to Isotonic Energy Gel, which helps me hydrate myself and recover glucose levels faster.
My greatest sporting achievements
As the triathlon is not measured by time, I can only highlight my participation in the 10km route of Laredo, with a time of 29'04 ''. I have participated in some medium distance triathlon, such as the Zarautz triathlon and the 70.3 in Cascais, where I achieved a victory.
My personal records
- 3º Grand Final World Triathlon Series Lausana 2019
- 2º European Triathlon Championship Glasgow (2018)
- Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games participation (2016)
- 1º World Triathlon Series Gold Coast 2016
- 10 medallas conseguidas en Series Mundiales de Triatlón
- 10 medals achieved in Triathlon World Series
My #GiveItYourAll moment in 2021
My biggest challenge for 2021 is to get a medal at the Tokyo Olympics
My social media
- Instagram: @fernando_alarza
- Twitter: @Fernando_Alarza
- Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Fernando-Alarza-144203325680303/
- Website: www.fernandoalarza.com
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