The athlete must be cautious and preferred to retire at Km 33.2 of the TransGranCanaria Psoas by a strong pain in his left leg.

“Today was not the day and that's it. It was the first test of the calendar and has been a very difficult decision but it was the right one to meet exciting season that has just begun”, Said Nuria Picas.

 

In the first round of the calendar, Nuria Picas sought his third victory in a test of the most famous and demanding season, the TransGranCanaria.

However, just start the race, Spades started to feel pain in his left leg psoas. Upon reaching the provisioning of Artenara, at Km 33.2, the Catalan athlete has preferred to be cautious and retiring. ” It was a difficult decision but it was the right one to meet exciting season that has just begun. From the beginning I felt a sharp pain in the psoas and could not continue. Today was not the day and that's it. This is sport and extremists.” Spades says quietly.

 

The Catalan athlete has some very ambitious challenges for 2016 and this, despite the obligatory stop, fight with the same illusion to achieve his two main objectives of the season: the Ultra Trail World Tour and World Championship.