• Over 570 swimmers from all over Mexico participated; some winners also broke competition records
An exciting swimming competition was held last April 27th in La Cruz de Huanacaxtle, where over 570 swimmers from all over Mexico participated in Aguas Abiertas Riviera Nayarit 2013 breaking previous participation records and even the pre-estimated registration limit.
Newts from all categories will join this competition, which tested their resistance. Children 7 to 20 made a 500 m lap; ages 11 and 12 swam 1.250 km.; ages 13 and 14 raced 2.5 km, and amateurs 15 and older completed 3.75 km.
The main competition was a 5k race for professionals won by Ivan Lopez, registering 00:56:10 and breaking last competition récord byAlan Rojas Sagrero, registering 01:01:33 in Men’s Competition where all of the first 5 arrivals where under one hour; and Lizeth Rueda Santos in Women´s, who completed the race in 01:03:26, just 9 hundreth of a second above 2012 record by Lizeth Rueda.
The Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) of Riviera Nayarit congratulates Nadoseguro for contributing to promote his tourist destination through sport events that get the attention of competitors, their families, and of the media.
Riviera Nayarit is a privileged destination not only because of its beaches, which extend over 180 miles, but also because of its natural environment, which makes it one of the preferred destinations for sport fishing enthusiasts. Its world-class infrastructure, and its readily available services allow visitors to enjoy magical experiences and fun family vacations.
The Convention and Visitors Bureau of Riviera Nayarit has defined the events and conventions segment as a priority within the framework of promotion for our destination, as it realizes that these contribute directly to selling hotel nights and in accomplishing the objectives defined by the State Government headed by Roberto Sandoval, in order to attract tourism to benefit the people of Nayarit.
These are the official results for the professionals
Pos Name Official Time
1 223 IVÁN LÓPEZ 00:56:10
2 539 RODRIGO ELORZA VAZQUEZ 00:56:20
3 534 CHRISTIAN RAMOS RAMIREZ 00:59:03
4 306 MANUEL CHIU 00:59:04
5 533 DIEGO ALFREDO PEREZ FLORES 00:59:08
Pos Name Official Time
1 532 CECILIA PEREZ FLORES 01:03:35
2 515 MARÍA ANDREA PEREZ 01:04:38
3 531 ANDREA BERENICE GUTIERREZ GONZALEZ 01:04:54
4 530 VANESA DE LA TORRE FLORES 01:05:46
5 86 ANA RODAL 01:08:45