Ambassadors 2019

Trail Running

Pau Capell

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At the age of 27 he has become a household name in the world of trail running: champion of the 2018 Ultra Trail World Tour, Champion of TransGranCanaria 2017, 2018 and 2019 (he is the only runner to have won this event three times in a row), and 6th place in the Ultra Trail du Mont-Blanc® 2017 (170 km and 9,875 m+ in 20 hours and 12 minutes).

He is sure to astound us once again with his wins and records in 2019.

Ragna Debats

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Ragna Debats is a Dutch Trail & Skyrunner settled in Spain. She comes from the equestrian specialty of Dressage, in which she worked as a professional for several years. After abandoning her dream of being an Olympian in that sport, she discovered mountain races and started in the world of Trail. Her career as a runner began 10 years ago and starting from 0 she gradually became a triple world champion in 2018:

  • IAAF / IAU World Trail (Penyagolosa Trails)
  • World Skyrunning (Ben Nevis, Trails)
  • ISF Overall World Cup (as Kilian Jornet)

What we are seeing this beginning of 2019 is the continuation of so much effort and sacrifice: Marathon des Sables (Desert of the Sahara) and Transvulcania.

Alex Fraguela

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After having represented Spain as a rower at 5 World Championships and 10 World Cups, he took up trail running. His first race was the 90-km Cantabria Challenge in 2014 He ran an excellent Transgrancanaria® in 2019: 65th in general and 17th in his category. We are sure he has merely been warning up.

Laia Diez

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Not only does she train Pau Capell and Fernanda Maciel, but she also runs a Trail school at which she teaches values such as trust, teamwork and respect for nature to the new generations of trail runners.

Enric Gómez

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He was one of the first athletes to place trust in Nutritape when the product was launched on the market in April 2017. His record as a tri-athlete and marathon runner, together with his photos and videos, has made him a person of trust and someone who is very dear to us. He isn´t famous, but he will be one day. 🙂

David Castaño

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His experience at UTMB® 2015 helped us in the final phase of the development of Nutritape. Since then he has become a cornerstone in the continuous development of our transdermal BCAA patches.

Triathlon

Marcel Zamora

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He has been a professional tri-athlete for over 20 years. Among his huge prize list stands out the achievement of the Challenge BCN 2009 (distance Ironman) as well as two epics: being the 5-time winner of Ironman France (Nice) and the 6-time winner of Embrunman (also held in France). We have enjoyed his invaluable support since early 2017, which has been a major incentive for us to keep on improving on a continuous basis.

Leonor Font

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Living in Mallorca enables this amateur tri-athlete to use the island´s incredible routes to train. She is now hoping for a place in Kona 2019, which will enable her to get over the disappointments of last year.

Pere Marquina

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An amateur tri-athlete and a graduate in Sporting Sciences with a Master´s in High Sporting Performance, a Triathlon Trainer (FETRI) and INEF Trainer and Coach. He has been training athletes for almost 15 years, which makes him of great assistance to the continuing development of Nutritape.

MTB

Tomi Misser

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He has been competing in MTB for over 25 years, more specifically in downhill and cyclocross racing. His record is amazing: 14-time Spanish champion, 2-time European champion (junior and outright), 2-time World Junior Runner-up, 3 partial wins in World Cups, 2-time overall 3rd place at the World Cup, top of the UCI rankings in 1996 and M35 World Champion.

This remarkable video provides a summary of his career in a little over 2 minutes.

Josep Betalú

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The winner of Titan Desert® in 2016, 2017 and 2018. He´s going for a fourth straight win in 2019.

Pau Marzá

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A graduate from the INEF, with a Master´s in Physiology, High Performance, Readaptation and Physical Education. The winner of Transpyr® in 2017 and 2018.

Arantxa Salvador

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A 25-year-old dental prosthetist. She´s been participating in BTT, road and endurance cycling for 4 years, competing only in BTT. Achievements:

  • Regional XCO champion
  • The winner of Xallenger TTEE 2017-2018
  • The winner of Open Tarragona XCO
  • The winner of Vuelta Aragon BTT 2019
  • The winner of Costa Dourada Bike Race 2018
  • The winner of Costa Blanca Bike Race Half (mixed category)
  • Top 15 elite Volcat UCI
  • 4th elite Volcat Costa Brava

Álvaro Lazpiur

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An amateur BTT racer who likes being in the thick of things; the more mud, the better. Based in Seville, but travels when necessary: will be competing in Titan Desert® and Pilgrim Race® in 2019.

Cycling

Yessica Pérez

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A professional cyclist and member of the Bizkaia Durango-E. Murias team on the UCI circuit, and occasional bi and tri-athlete. When not competing she can be found visiting Japan for a few days.

OCR / Spartan Race

Laura Salas

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A nurse by profession, she´s the 2018 Spartan Race World Champion, and Runner-up in the 2018 Trifecta World Championship, both in the under-25 category.

Albert Soley

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Placed 2nd in the European Spartan Race Championship, 3rd in the World Spartan Trifecta Championship, and 4th in the OCR World Championship.