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Accommodation for the Europe Triathlon Multi-Sport Championship Bilbao Bizkaia 2022

By | 16 August, 2022 | 0 comments

For another year, Bilbao will host thousands of athletes who will face each other in one of the most important sporting events in the Basque region. The Europe Multi-Sport Triathlon Championship Bilbao-Bizkaia hopes to bring together almost 10,000 athletes from all categories. The event will take place between September 17th and 24th, and sports activities will cover several emblematic areas of the city and the surrounding villages. If you are an athlete, and you are looking for accommodation for the Triathlon championship in Bilbaodiscover everything that Hotel Gran Bilbao offers you.

 

Contents

1. Hotel for the Europe Triathlon Championship in Bilbao
1.1. Bike-friendly hotel in Bilbao for cyclists
1.2. Hotel with gym in Bilbao: keep training during the Triathlon Championship
1.3. Special menu for athletes at the Hotel Gran Bilbao
1.3.1. Hotel with vegetarian and vegan options in Bilbao
2. Times and locations of the Europe Multi-Sport Triathlon Championship
3. Bilbao Bizkaia 2022 Europe Triathlon Multisport Championships
3.1. Duathlon in Bilbao on 17 and 18 September
3.2. Cross Duathlon in Enkarterri-Balmaseda on 20 September>
3.3. Aquathlon in Portugalete-Getxo on 23 September
3.4. Cross Triathlon in Udaibai-Bermeo on 22 September
3.5. Aquabike Championship in Bilbao on 24 September
3.6. Medium distance Triathlon Championship in Bilbao on 24 September
4. Withdrawal of race numbers European Triathlon Championship 2022 in Bilbao
5. Book a room for the Triathlon Championship in Bilbao

 

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Hotel for the Europe Triathlon Championship in Bilbao

The most important European Triathlon Conference will take place in the capital of Vizcaya. During the event, thousands of athletes, companions and curious people will come to the Basque city to participate or see how the athletes compete. Last year, the day brought together more than 8,000 people and the forecast for this year is to reach 10,000.

In view of the large influx of people visiting the city, the Hotel Gran Bilbao offers special accommodation for athletes who participate in the Europe Triathlon Championship of Bilbao. Cyclists, runners or professional swimmers will find in the facilities of the Hotel Gran Bilbao all the necessary comforts and a unique experience that you will not find in any other hotel in Bilbao.

 

Bike-friendly hotel in Bilbao for cyclists

Unlike traditional hotels, hotels bike-friendly strive to meet the needs of cyclists both when they travel and when they stay. Whether a hotel has a bicycle storage room or a space reserved for cleaning and maintenance can be a determining factor when choosing accommodation in Bilbao. Therefore, if you are going to participate in the European Triathlon Championship and you are looking for a hotel that allows access with bicyclesbook at the Hotel Gran Bilbao.

 

bike friendly

 

Would you like to get to know Bilbao by bicycle? Stay worry-free with your two-wheeled partner at the Hotel Gran Bilbao: we provide access to a bike room where you can store it, wash it and do all its maintenance.

 

Hotel with gym in Bilbao: keep training during the Triathlon Championship

Maintaining the routine can be easy while you’re at home. But when you leave your hometown for a vacation or for work, reconciling your sports routine can get complicated. Finding a gym with the right equipment, locating the closest one, or looking for public transport connections to get to the gym are some of the situations that many face. As a solution to this, there are hotels with gym.

 

The Hotel Gran Bilbao has a fully equipped gym with machines that will allow you to train all areas of your body, cardio, fitness, bodybuilding…

gimnasio en hotel gran bilbao

 

The caloric requirements of athletes require adapted menus and meals with a high density of protein and vitamins. With this in mind, the Hotel Gran Bilbao offers special menus for athletes on request.

The closed menu has dishes rich in carbohydrates, a variety of cereals, different types of meat, fresh fish, vegetable garnishes, natural juices, seasonal fruit… In addition, the buffet breakfast has a wide variety of quality products fully adapted for athletes.

 

menu especial deportistas

 

Hotel with vegetarian and vegan options in Bilbao

Those who have specific needs –such as intolerances– will be able to eat with complete peace of mind: all allergies are duly specified. Those who have opted for food without meat or free of animal products are not left out either. Hotel Gran Bilbao offers vegetarian and vegan options, including a variety of vegetable breakfast drinks such as soy milk or almond milk.

 

Times and locations of the Europe Multi-Sport Triathlon Championship

We show you a preview of the schedules and routes for the different sports activities. If you plan to attend, we recommend you to book a room for the Europe Triathlon Championship 2022  in advance to avoid being left without accommodation due to high demand.

If you are a participant, remember that our hotel offers a special menu for athletes -adapted to their nutritional requirements-, water fountains to refill water bottles, and room for bicycles. You can wash it, store it or repair it if necessary with total comfort. You will also have access to gym to maintain your sports routine.

 

Bilbao Bizkaia 2022 Europe Triathlon Multisport Championships

The event will take place between 17 and 24 September in numerous locations in the Basque Country, although its main axis is the capital of Vizcaya: Bilbao. Each competition and sport category has assigned days and specific schedules. Below is a summary of the activities:

 

Duathlon in Bilbao on 17 and 18 September

Athletes compete for first place in the Europe Duathlon Championship held in Bilbao last year.  Source:  https: //www.triatlonbilbaobizkaia2022.eus/duatlon/

It is estimated that around 1,100 people will participate in the duathlon on 17 and 18 September. This sport will cover on foot several emblematic areas of Bilbao, including the Plaza Arriaga or the City Hall. The bicycle section will pass through other of the most touristic areas of Bilbao: the Guggenheim Museum and the Salve Bridge. As for the Elder Groups, they will have reserved their space in the Arenal. You can consult the full schedules and sections of the Bilbao Bizkaia Triathlon 2022.

 

duatlon bilbao

 

Cross Duathlon in Enkarterri-Balmaseda on 20 September

6.9 kilometers of trail running, 21 kilometers of mountain biking and 3 kilometers of trail running will be covered. Junior and Paratriathlón will make 4.10 and 3 kilometers respectively. Source:  https:  //www.triatlonbilbaobizkaia2022.eus/duatlon-cros/

The   Duathlon Cross Competition   will be held in Balmaseda. For this sporting activity, about 400 athletes are expected, who will travel many kilometers by mountain bike and then trail running, although the distances will be somewhat smaller for the Junior and Paratriathlon categories.

 

duatlon cross

 

Aquathlon in Portugalete-Getxo on 23 September

Those who attend the Aquathlon in Portugalete will have the opportunity to see the first metallic ferry bridge in Europe. Source:  https://www.triatlonbilbaobizkaia2022.eus/acuatlon/

The athletes who compete in the Europe Championship of Aquathlon  will face each other on Friday, September 23 in Portugalete-Getxo. The Bizkaia Bridge will be the protagonist of this event, where more than 400 people are expected to cover 1000 meters in the swimming modality and 5 in the walking course.

 

aquatlon

 

Cross Triathlon in Udaibai-Bermeo on 22 September

Source: https://www.triatlonbilbaobizkaia2022.eus/triatlon-cros/

The Elite, Sub23, Junior, Paratriathlon, Elder Groups and Open categories will meet on September 22nd at the European Triathlon Cross Championship.   One thousand meters will bring face to face a multitude of athletes in the swimming competition, which will be followed by 22 kilometers of BTT cycling and 7.6 kilometers of race on foot. The different competitions will start at different points; the swimming will take place on the pier until you reach Lamera Park; the bicycle segment will run through the neighborhoods of Demiku, Bazaran and Artike; finally, the race on foot will take place in Bermeo.

 

triatlon cross

 

Aquabike Championship in Bilbao on 24 September

The Aquabike Championship will take place in Bilbao – Maritime Museum. Source:  https: //www.triatlonbilbaobizkaia2022.eus/aquabike/

1,900 meters and 82.5 kilometers of cycling. This is how intense the Aquabike championship to be held in Bilbao on September 24 is positioned, which also has an estimated participation of 300 athletes.

 

aquabike

 

Medium distance Triathlon Championship in Bilbao on 24 September

Source:  https://www.triatlonbilbaobizkaia2022.eus/triatlon-media-distancia/

Nearly a thousand athletes, including those in the Open category, will face distances of 1,900 meters in swimming, 82.5 kilometers of cycling and 21 km on foot. Elite, Paratriathlon and Elder Groups are invited to participate in an event that is expected to gather thousands of fans on the streets.

 

 

triatlon

 

Withdrawal of race numbers European Triathlon Championship 2022 in Bilbao

During the registration process at the Europe Multi-Sport Triathlon Championship, each athlete will receive:

-An accreditation in the form of a bracelet

-A welcome gift (still to be determined)

-An envelope with the race number, stickers for the helmet (except for Aquathlon), sticker for the bike (except Aquathlon) and sticker for the wardrobe.

-Tattoos

-Swimming cap (Triathlon Cross, Aquathlon, Aquabike and Triathlon MD)

-Bike plate (for Duathlon Cross and Triathlon Cross).

 

The registration times and the withdrawal of race numbers for the Europe Triathlon Championship are as follows:

Day Time Competition
Friday 16 12:00 – 20:00 hours All
Saturday 17 12:00 – 20:00 hours All
Monday 19 12:00 – 20:00 hours All
Wednesday 21 12:00 – 20:00 hours All
Thursday 22 12:00 – 20:00 hours All
Friday 23 12:00 – 20:00 hours All

 

For all the competitions, the registration, and the withdrawal of the race numbers will be in the Bilbao Arenal.

 

Book a room for the Triathlon Championship in Bilbao

We recommend you to book accommodation for the Europe Multi-Sport Championship as far in advance as possible due to high demand. From our website you can search for the rooms available for the Bilbao Triathlon, but if you prefer, you can also call us at 618 83 31 57.

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