The United States and Great Britain are the big favorites to win the podium in the women’s triathlon event at the Olympic Games. However, if the victory of the Norwegian Kristian Blummenfelt surprised you, it is because in this competition nothing can be taken for granted. Do you want to follow her online? We tell you how and when to see the women’s triathlon in Tokyo 2020.
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The American delegation is led by veteran Katie Zaferes (despite a complex 2020 product of COVID-19) and Taylor Knibb, while on the British side names such as Georgia Taylor-Brown and Jessica Learmonth stand out.
For the Ibero-American countries, names such as the Argentine Romina Biagioli, the Brazilian Luisa Baptista and Vittoria Lopes, the Chilean Bárbara Riveros, the Ecuadorian Elizabeth Bravo, the Spanish Miriam Casillas and Anna Godoy, and the Mexican Cecilia Pérez and Claudia Rivas stand out.
As in the men’s version, the women’s triathlon event considers a 1,500-meter swimming, 40-kilometer cycling and 10-kilometer jogging route.
Tokyo 2020: how and when to watch the women’s triathlon
The competence of Tokyo 2020 women’s triathlon You can follow this live and free of charge July 27 from 6:30 a.m. local time on YouTube, thanks to an exclusive agreement for Latin America by Marca Claro, which will broadcast the event on its channel.
The event hours are as follows in the different countries of the region:
- Argentina: 6:30 pm on July 26.
- Canada: 5:30 pm ET / 2:30 pm PT July 26.
- Chile: 5:30 pm on July 26.
- Colombia: 4:30 pm on July 26 :.
- Spain: 11:30 pm on July 26.
- United States: 5:30 pm ET / 2:30 pm PT July 26.
- Mexico: 4:30 pm on July 26.
- Peru: 4:30 pm on July 26.
Alternatively, the content will be available on the website www.olimpicos.marcaclaro.com when the event approaches, and on the Marca Claro mobile application for Android and Apple.
In some countries of the region, the event can also be seen on the Marca Claro and Claro Sports television channels and from the Claro Sports TV application for smart televisions. This can also be found on Apple TV and Android TV.
Other alternatives to follow the opening of the Olympic Games are the Tokyo 2020 applications or on the official website, which will also deliver information online.
Tokyo 2020 on cable TV or traditional channels
On the other hand, the traditional or cable television channels that broadcast the Olympic Games are the following:
- Argentina: Sure Sports, TyC Sports, Public TV.
- Canada: CBC, Radio Canada, Bell Media (TSN y RDS), Rogers Media (Sportsnet), Telelatino Network.
- Chile: Sure, TVN.
- Colombia: Sure, Caracol TV.
- Spain: RTVE, Eurosport.
- United States: NBC, USA, CNBC, Telemundo.
- Mexico: Claro, Televisa, TV Azteca, Imagen TV.
- Peru: Of course, ATV.
The medals of the day (July 27)
During the day of July 27, the following medals will be contested in Tokyo 2020:
|Local time||Hour ET||Hora PT||Event|
|6:30 a.m.||5:30 pm on July 26||2:30 pm on July 26||triathlon: female test|
|10:30 a.m.||9:30 pm on July 26||6:30 pm on July 26||Swimming: Men’s 200 meters freestyle; 100 meters women’s backstroke; Men’s 100 meters backstroke; Women’s 100-meter breaststroke.|
|11:00 a.m.||10:00 pm on July 26||7:00 pm on July 26||Threw: 10 m pistol AC mixed equipment|
|1:00 p.m.||12:00 a.m.||9:00 pm on July 26||Baseball: Mexico vs. Canada. Bronze medal|
|2:16 p.m.||1:16 a.m.||10:16 pm on July 26||Surf: male and female finals *|
|3:00 p.m.||2:00 a.m.||11:00 pm on July 26||Mountain biking: cross contry femenino|
|3:00 p.m.||2:00 a.m.||11:00 pm on July 26||Jumps: synchronized women’s 10m springboard|
|3:15 p.m.||2:15 a.m.||11:15 pm on July 26||Threw: 10 m AC carbine mixed team|
|3:50 p.m.||2:50 a.m.||11:50 pm on July 26||Weightlifting: 59 kg female final|
|4:15 p.m.||3:15 a.m.||12:15 a.m.||Canoeing slalom: female kayak|
|5:00 p.m.||4:00 a.m.||1:00 a.m.||Equestrian: team training|
|5:00 p.m.||4:00 a.m.||1:00 a.m.||Judo: female final up to 63 kg; men’s final up to 81 kg *|
|6:30 p.m.||5:30 a.m.||2:30 a.m.||Fencing: sword for women’s team|
|7:45 p.m.||6:45 a.m.||3:45 a.m.||Artistic gymnastics: women’s team final|
|7:50 p.m.||6:50 a.m.||3:50 a.m.||Weightlifting: female final 64 kg|
|8:00 p.m.||7:00 a.m.||4:00 a.m.||Baseball: Japan vs. United States. Gold medal|
|8:30 p.m.||7:30 a.m.||4:30 a.m.||Taekwondo: up to 67 kg female; up to 80 kg male *|
* The start time of the elimination rounds is indicated. Other time differences: Spain (-7 hours); Argentina (-11 hours); Chile (-12 hours); Colombia, Mexico (-13 hours).