Cold comfort in Sweden 

Cold comfort in Sweden 

SPARTAN RACE: Angel preparing to run  Photo credit: Teulada-Moraira town hall 

TEULADA-MORAIRA athlete took part in the Spartan Race Sweden Ultra World Championship in Ares (Sweden). 
Having qualified in previous heats with the Spanish team Spartan Ultraesp, Angel was then eligible to go on to compete in Sweden. 
Here, with an average temperature of 14 degrees below freezing and strong winds, he had to negotiate a rugged 24-hour nine-kilometre circuit lined with obstacles with an ascent of 600-metres before reaching the finishing line.  

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