- The first three athletes of the Transgrancanaria 128 km will receive prizes of 2,000€, 1,500€ and 1,000€ respectively in the men’s and women’s categories.
Only three months left for the 20th edition of the Transgrancanaria and the news about 2019 keep on coming. After announcing the route changes in the Starter and Promo modes, the new Transgrancanaria Youth mode for young people between the ages of 15 and 21, and that the 128 km mode will be part of the Bonus Series in the next edition, today we announce that the Transgrancanaria 2019 will give out cash prizes.
The race’s next edition, being held from 20th to 24th February 2019, will mark a milestone. Not only will it be its first time in the Bonus Series, awarding the highest score in the Ultra Trail World Tour circuit, but it will also and for the first time give out cash prizes to the best classified athletes in the main category, the Transgrancanaria (128 km and 7,500m of elevation gain).
The prizes will be distributed as follows: The first three athletes of the Transgrancanaria 128 km will receive prizes of 2,000€, 1,500€ and 1,000€ respectively in the men’s and women’s categories. A total of 9,000€ will be given out in cash prizes, while the other modes will receive prizes from the different partner brands and from the organisation itself.
You can find more information on the Official Website