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10 May 2024

Ignacio Barreras Conquers Trail Cami de Cavalls: A Journey of Grit and Determination

Last weekend, from May 3rd to May 5th, 2024, Ignacio Barreras Team Arduua, undertook the monumental challenge of Trail Cami de Cavalls in Spain.

Covering a distance of 185km with 4500 meters of elevation gain, this race is not for the faint of heart. As part of the Arduua family, we are immensely proud to share Ignacio’s remarkable journey and achievements.

Ignacio’s race was not just about crossing the finish line; it was a testament to his perseverance, resilience, and dedication to the sport of trail running. Supported by Arduua Coach David Garcia, Ignacio’s preparation for this race was meticulous, and the results speak volumes.

The race kicked off with emotions running high as Ignacio joined fellow runners at the Plaça dels Pins de Ciutadella de Menorca. From the very start, Ignacio demonstrated strategic pacing, conserving energy for the challenging terrain that lay ahead. As he traversed through rocky trails and coastal hills, Ignacio’s focus remained unwavering, adhering to the valuable advice provided by his coach.

One of the highlights of Ignacio’s race was his mental fortitude and adaptability. Despite facing unexpected challenges, such as a broken trekking pole and navigation mishaps, Ignacio remained composed, tackling each obstacle with determination. His ability to stay calm under pressure and make quick decisions undoubtedly contributed to his success.

Throughout the race, Ignacio maintained a steady intake of fluids and carbohydrates, ensuring his body remained fueled for the grueling journey ahead. Even as fatigue set in, Ignacio pushed through, drawing strength from his training and unwavering resolve.

As the race entered its final stages, Ignacio’s determination reached new heights. With the finish line in sight, he powered through rugged terrain and urban landscapes, crossing the finish line with his family by his side. It was a moment of triumph, symbolizing months of hard work, sacrifice, and dedication.

Reflecting on his incredible journey, Ignacio expressed gratitude to his coach, David Garcia, and the entire Arduua team for their unwavering support. His success serves as an inspiration to aspiring trail runners everywhere, proving that with determination and perseverance, anything is possible.

In conclusion, Ignacio Barreras’ remarkable performance at Trail Cami de Cavalls is a testament to the power of the human spirit. His journey embodies the core values of Arduua – perseverance, resilience, and passion for the sport. Congratulations, Ignacio, on an incredible achievement!

Stay tuned for more inspiring stories and updates from the Arduua community.

Warm regards,

/Katinka Nyberg

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/Katinka Nyberg, Arduua Founder


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