The 19th June: Swimming and Cycling

The 10th European Transplant and Dialysis Sport Championship are continuing with some of the most exciting competitions including swimming and cycling.

Here are the 19th June events:

Swimming:

Tomorrow morning, the second day of the European Transplant and Dialysis Sport Championship taking place in Cagliari, will start at the Olympic swimming pool, which is located in Terramaini . The swimmers will race in ten different categories and distances including free style, butterfly stroke and two relay races: 4×50 free style and 4×50 medley.

78 athletes will compete for 186 medals (70 gold, 60 silver and 56 bronze).

 

Cycling

39 cyclist, including three women , one junior and the Sardinian Walter Uccheddu, world champion at the 2017 Malaga race, are taking part in a time trial  on a 5 km circuit  in Via Fiume , Quartu  Sant’ Elena.

These athletes will compete for 18 medals: 6 gold, 6 silver and 6 bronze.

 

Tennis

The tennis singles tournaments will take place at the Tennis club “Su Planu” via Peretti. The 27 athletes involved in this tournament will compete for 19 medals: 5 gold, 5 silver and 9 bronze

 

Badminton

In Maracalagonis the Badminton tournament will continue with the doubles and mixed doubles competitions, in which 20 pairs will compete for 16 medals: 4 gold, 4 silver and 8 bronze.

 

The day will see a total of 239 medals awarded: 85 gold, 75 silver and 79 bronze.

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Paolo Trudu