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Get set for a blissful triathlon experience in Ibiza this April

February 9, 2022

Set against a backdrop of the sparkling Xaracca Bay in the magical North of Ibiza, Triathlon of Senses is a unique celebration of sport, energy and mindfulness

IBIZA, Spain – February 9, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Looking for an endurance sporting experience with a touch of Zen? Kick off your 2022 triathlon season with Six Senses Ibiza. Capturing the authentic Ibiza experience of community, spirituality and celebration, the resort – opened in July 2021 – is swiftly becoming one of the leading luxury resorts in the Mediterranean. On April 30th, Six Senses Ibiza is hosting the Triathlon of Senses.

The Triathlon of Senses is anything but an ordinary triathlon. The event is a journey of mind and body, merging both the physical and spiritual dimensions. Rather than starting with a dash to the water, the Triathlon of Senses starts with a tailormade warm-up yoga followed by a meditation session aimed to enable the athletes to harness the power of breath, movement and energy for individual performance. Then it’s time to swim, bike and run and cross the finish line. A special winding down yoga, a self appreciation meditation and finally an Ibiza style celebration close out the event. It’s not only a competition, it’s a personal challenge that celebrates one’s energy, focus and endurance.  The event features olympic, sprint and super distances along with a relay category and a kids event.

Olympian and former world champion Iván Raña Fuentes is headlining the event and will be leading the 4-day retreat.

“For me, racing in Spain is super motivational, and Ibiza will be even more so – it has such a unique energy. It’s a stunning landscape, the people are so friendly and after training, there will be plenty of opportunities to relax and unwind at the hotel. When you spend a lot of your time racing, it’s important to relax and be happy somewhere beautiful, too.”  — Ivan Raña

Nestled in the stunning setting of Xarraca Bay in the northern tip of Ibiza, the Six Senses Ibiza Resort with its crystal blue waters and wild cliffs are the backdrop to a distinct preparation aimed at producing a unique frequency that heightens and creates a totally different experience. Ibiza offers a variety of ideal spots for sports training and relaxation.

Registration for the April 30th event here.

OLYMPIC event — 1.500 m SWIM – 40 km BIKE – 10 km RUN

SPRINT event — 750 m SWIM – 20 km BIKE (road bike) – 5 km RUN

Team Spring relay — 750 m SWIM – 20 km BIKE (road bike) – 5 km RUN

SUPER SPRINT event — 375 m SWIM – 10 km BIKE (road bike) – 2,5 km RUN

Team Supersprint relay — 375 m SWIM – 10 km BIKE (road bike) – 2,5 km RUN

THE SIX SENSES IBIZA TRIATHLON RETREAT

Being in an optimal state of mind and body at the start line will enhance how you will cross the finish line.

The Six Senses Ibiza Triathlon Retreat experimental, trailblazing program includes biohacking, inspirational lectures, restorative yoga, meditation, massages and more. The retreat program was conceived in collaboration with top professional trainers from all relevant disciplines with a single goal; to get you into a mentally focused, emotionally elevated and optimal physical state to the triathlon starting line as well as a mindfulness to embrace the experience and the accomplishment.

Stay in one of Six Senses Ibiza’s Deluxe rooms or suites for four nights, with full board, race entry  in the Triathlon of Senses event and a tailor made program designed to best prepare you for the race with the support of Coach Vicent Beltran and the world class triathlon athlete Ivan Raña.  This premium activity further includes sport related biohack treatments at  Six Senses, two complimentary massage treatments and access to the full range of the resort’s spa, saunas and daily activities.

The Six Senses Ibiza Triathlon retreat starts at 4,800 Euros PP to 5,713€ for a couple.

Can’t make the full retreat? Opt for a weekend stay (April 29th – May 1st), two nights from 2,140€ pp to 2,588€ per couple.  To book, visit Triathlon of Senses or email : reservations-ibiza@sixsenses.com.

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About Triathlon of Senses

Location: Six Senses Ibiza

Date: April 30th

Categories: Kids, Juniors, U23, Age Group

Race distances: Tri Kids, Super Sprint, Sprint, Standard distance (Olympic), Relay, Paratriathlon.

Race format: Yoga, Meditation, Swim, Bike, Run, Yoga, Meditation, Celebration

Registration:  Six Senses Ibiza Triathlon

About Iván Raña Fuentes

Iván Raña Fuentes is a former professional triathlete, scoring victories across all distances of the sport, from sprint to Ironman.  He won the ITU World Championships in 2002, and came fifth in the Sydney (2000) and Beijing (2008) Olympic Games. Ivan transitioned to Ironman distance and won several long distance triathlon events before retiring in 2021.

About Six Senses

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas manages 19 hotels and resorts and 27 spas in 19 countries under the brand names Six Senses, Evason and Six Senses Spas, and has signed a further 34 properties into the development pipeline. Six Senses is part of the IHG Hotels & Resorts family.

Six Senses Hotels and Resorts: a leadership commitment to community, sustainability, emotional hospitality, wellness and design, infused with a touch of quirkiness. Whether an exquisite island resort, mountain retreat or urban hotel, the vision remains the same: to reawaken people’s senses so they feel the purpose behind their travels and ultimately reconnect with themselves, others and the world around them.

Six Senses Spas: a wide range of holistic wellness, rejuvenation and beauty treatments administered under the guidance of expert therapists in all resorts as well as at 8 additional standalone spas. The high-tech and high- touch approach guides guests on their personal path to well-being, taking them as deep as they want to go.

Six Senses Residences: indulgent living as nature intended, providing all the unique amenities of a resort life community, while retaining the intimacy and personal touches of a beautifully-appointed private villa or apartment. Each is an appreciating long-term investment to be cherished for generations to come with immediate benefits including fine dining, pioneering wellness programming and exclusive status at other resorts worldwide.

Evason: a strong value focus with a vast array of personal guest experiences that the whole family will love, while sharing the Six Senses philosophy of uncompromised social and environmental responsibility.

Figures as at September 30, 2021

For further press information, please contact:

Kelly Reed
Public Relations
Stamped Strategies
T +34 424 100
E kelly@stampedstrategies.com