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Mayanman | the Cozumel Triathlon

For athletes looking for things to do in Cozumel there is Mayanman Triathlon.


If you are looking for something to do in Cozumel and at the same time have a challenge that will demand your best skills, attend the Mayanman Triathlon, one of the most important sporting events in this paradisiacal place, next August 21st.

Are you ready to be part of this legend?

The Mayanman swim course is unparalleled and will be on the Cozumel bike path with ocean views in the final stretch.

The Mayanman race in Cozumel is incredible, enjoy the safe cycling course and finish the last kilometers in the jungle until you reach the finish line on the beach.


The first edition of the Mayanman Triathlon arrives in Cozumel, with a capacity of 600 participants. Traditionally the event is held in Tulum, but now the Mexican Caribbean island will witness the discipline of hundreds of athletes.

The sporting event is divided into Sprint, Super Sprint and Middle Distance categories.

With one month to go before the start time, there are only 50 places left to participate.

According to data provided by personnel from the Sports Department, seven sporting events are scheduled for 2022, including the Mayanman.


Genaro Gómez Montiel, general director of Tagglia Outdoor Events, stated that the island was chosen for its history of great international sporting competitions, but above all for always being among the top five in the world in triathlons due to the perfect conditions for the swimming stage.

The first three places in each category will receive a trophy.

In his welcome message to the organizers of the Mayanman Triathlon, the Secretary General of the City Council thanked them for choosing Cozumel to host such an important event, which joins other great competitions that have consolidated the municipality as the “Island of Sports”.

Gómez Montiel announced the details of the event, in which he highlighted that the swimming phase will be at the Mister Sanchos beach club, where the finish line will be located.

He detailed that the competition will be carried out in the modalities of super sprint, which will consist of 400 meters of swimming, 10 km of cycling and 2.5 km of running; the sprint (750 meters of swimming, 20 km of cycling and 5 km of running; as well as 70.3 (1.8 km of swimming, 90 km of cycling and 21 km of running) and 70.3 (1.8 km of swimming, 90 km of cycling and 21 km of running).

He announced that among the participants are: Marcos Velázquez, an international blind triathlete, with Esteban Facundo Gómez Bruera, better known as Facundo, producer, actor, comedian and television host, as his guide.


By attending Mayanman Triathlon you will be part of an unparalleled event, where in addition to keeping fit and knowing your body’s capabilities, you will also be able to witness the natural wonders of Cozumel.

Starting with swimming in a scenery with colorful reefs and the crystal clear water of the island. Afterwards, it will be time to get on a bike to start a run inside Cozumel’s bike path overlooking the sea in its final stretch. Finish the Mayanman Triathlon with the run that also takes place on the bike path with its last kilometers surrounded by jungle and reaching the finish line on the beach. With this beautiful scenery as a backdrop, you won’t want to end the competition!

When and where will the Mayanman Triathlon take place?

The sporting event, which is endorsed by the Mexican Triathlon Federation, is scheduled to take place on August 21 of this year, with the venue, finish line and start line at the Mr. Sanchos Beach Club. The packages for competitors will be delivered one day before at a place still to be confirmed. Athletes from 16 years of age and older will be able to participate.


Competitors shall be entitled to:

-Commemorative T-shirt of the event.
-Commemorative medal at the end of the race for all triathletes.
-Competitor number
Refreshments en route and finish line.
-Official swim cap distinctive according to category.
-Loan of timing system chip to record times and results.

It’s time to get back to exercise, as this event will take place on August 21. Don’t forget your competitive spirit and your best running shoes.

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