Next Saturday, October 26th, at 09:00 hours, the tenth edition of the Ocean Lava triathlon will start from Playa Grande. 664 athletes from 46 countries will participate in this international event that unites sports with sea and volcano.

The mayor of Tías, José Juan Cruz, and the Councilor for Tourism and Sports, Mame Fernández, today presented the race with the founder of Ocean Lava, Kenneth Gasque – recently arrived from being awarded in Hawaii – and the technical director of the competition Cristian Caleri The City Council of Tías, co-organizer of the event, announced that it will continue betting on major sports events such as the Ocean Lava Win4Youth Lanzarote Triathlon Festival. In the event, the work and collaboration of volunteers, Civil Protection and security forces was especially appreciated.

This year opens up to the Open category, for which world elite athletes will compete. In addition, in this edition the number of women participants is doubled

The City Council of Tías presented the III Spanish Apnea Outdoor Championship that is held for the second consecutive year in the waters of Puerto del Carmen. The championship will take place two hundred meters from the coast of Playa Chica on October 19 and 20 from approximately 8 to 13 hours and will host the best athletes in the Spanish territory and some of the world elite.

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The XXIII La Tiñosa Fishing Tournament 2019 it is on this weekend

The port of La Tiñosa and all fans of deep-sea fishing are preparing for the great departure of boats that will participate these days in the XXIII La Tiñosa Height Fishing Tournament 2019. The tournament is held on 17, 18 and 19 of October, but it will be Friday, October 18, at 9 am, when the starting craft of the participating vessels will be given.

The government group wishes luck to the crew of the more than thirty vessels from different ports of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura participating in the tournament.

The City of Tías, through the Department of Fisheries managed by Nicolás Saavedra, collaborates in this competition, which is organized by the La Tiñosa Fishing Club and will end on Saturday, starting at 9 pm, with the delivery of trophies in the tent of Varadero, Puerto del Carmen.

According to information provided by the La Tiñosa Fishing Club, “once given the exit and wishing everyone luck in fishing and good bow to the sea, they are ready to fish the most precious piece of deep sea fishing, the marlin blue, and if not, at least, the white marlin, a breastplate, a tuna or a gold; the most hipster who do not have one, try to repeat. But the most important thing after the capture mark and release, in the case of the marlin, is that if they are lucky and release three blue marlins, they will opt for the star prize, which will be a vehicle ”.

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