Colombian success in the Road premiere

July 11, 2019

Three days later, the Speed’s discipline ​has left the blue of the track to move to the black of the asphalt with the road competitions. Despite changing surfaces, the hegemony of Colombia has continued in this discipline of the World Roller Games.

In the return to Sprint, a ​double gold medal for the South American team, with Andrea Cañón and Edwin Estrada rising to the top of the podium. The Colombian Kerstinck Sarmiento, the Belgian Sandrine Tas, and the French Lepivert Gwendal along with the Colombian Pedro Causil have completed the podiums in this event.

As for the 10,000 meters points competition, the Colombian Johana Viveros has obtained 15 points and the China Taipei Yan-Cheng Chen 18, a valuation that has allowed them to climb to the top of the podium. The Colombian Laura Gomez has been second and the South Korean Garam Yu, third. In the men's category, the French Loubineaud Timothy and the Belgian Bart Swings have accompanied Estrada, with the silver and bronze medals, respectively.

In the junior category, the Italian Giorgia Valanzano and the Colombian Juan Jacobo Mantilla have achieved the gold in the 15,000 meters elimination in women and men, respectively.

FOTO: E. Zanetti - WS

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