Dubai, 1July 2019: Super League Triathlon (SLT) returns to Malta in 2019 for another Championship Series event and it’s set to be even bigger and better than before. In what will be the second SLT instalment of the 2019-20 season following on from Super League Jersey (28-29 September), the Mediterranean island will once again host an action-packed triathlon weekend on Saturday 19 October and Sunday 20 October, featuring some of the biggest names in the sport, including the return of Jonny Brownlee and Katie Zaferes.
SLT has once again teamed up with the Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) to deliver the fan-focused event. Konrad Mizzi, Malta’s Minister for Tourism, said: “Following last year’s success, we are delighted to support this season’s Super League. Triathlonand SLT are growing in popularity and we are thrilled to bring to Malta the world’s best athletes. This will complement a year full of events, which has brought several world-class brands and artists to theisland.”
The Parliamentary Secretary for Youths, Sport and Voluntary Organizations Clifton Grima said: “The presence of world-renowned athletes in Malta shows that sport is not only physically beneficial but also socially important. Our country has the necessary ingredients to host such high-level events, including a good standard of accommodation, good weather all year round, state-of-the-art facilities and a fantasticatmosphere”.