This weekend the winners of the 2022 Challenge Family Awards were announced during the franchise’s annual meeting of race directors that was held in Gran Canaria.
OTSO Challenge Salou, which was nominated for three categories, has finally won the prize for the «Most Family-Friendly Race». After receiving the award, its race director, Juanan Fernández, has emotionally declared: “I want to thank the institutions, sponsors, security forces, staff and volunteers, especially the Salou Triatló Costa Daurada club. This prize is also yours. Shared success tastes better”
The Challenge Family Awards provide recognition to the race directors for their contribution to the sport of triathlon are decided by the votes of thousands of athletes from around the world.
“The Challenge Family Awards really highlight our commitment to #AllAboutTheAthlete,” said Jort Vlam, Challenge Family CEO.
The winners of the 2022 Challenge Family Race Awards are:
Race of the Year – Challenge Peguera-Mallorca, Spain
Best Race Venue – The Championship/Challenge Šamorin, Slovakia
Best Swim – Challenge Taiwan
Best Bike – DATEV Challenge Roth powered by hep, Germany
Best Run – Challenge Almere-Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Best Finish Line Party – Challenge Peguera-Mallorca, Spain
Best Fans – DATEV Challenge Roth powered by hep
Best New Race – Challenge Sanremo, Italy
Best After Race Food – Challenge Gdańsk, Poland
Most Eco Friendly – DATEV Challenge Roth powered by hep, Germany
Most Family-Friendly – OTSO Challenge Salou, Spain