Bishkek, Sept. 12, 2017 / Kabar /. Triathlete from Kyrgyzstan Nikita Ryzhih for the first time took part at the IRONMAN 70.3, World Championship which was held in Texas State, USA, the Kyrgyz Triathlon Federation reported.
It is possible to be selected for the Championship showing worthy result at the Iron race during the year.
“Our country at the first time was represented in such Championship. Nikita Ryzhih could overcame the most difficult water stage (1,9 km), 1 of which he had to swim against current, walked 90 km with total climbing, 1000 m and ran half marathon with climbing more than 200 meters. Time for the whole race is 7 hours 14 minutes and 2 seconds,” the report said.
Yesterday, the 5th stage of championship was held in Kazakhstan in Kapchagai on half-way distance.